Novel Effect Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 31

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Investors
  • 20

Novel Effect General Information

Description

Developer of a voice interactive storytelling application designed to synchronize theme music and sound effects using voice recognition. The company's application specializes in providing voice-activated companion audio and sound effects turned into audio whenever children read a book, enabling kids and parents to learn, play and grow together in the digital age with content that doesn't overwhelm or distract.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Entertainment Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 10002 Aurora Avenue North
  • Suite 36, Number 572
  • Seattle, WA 98133-9334
  • United States
+1 (512) 000-0000

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Novel Effect Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2023 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Debt - PPP 13-Apr-2020 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC 26-Apr-2019 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 04-May-2018 00.000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Accelerator/Incubator 17-Jul-2017 00000 00000 000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Angel (individual) Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 13-Sep-2016 Completed Startup
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Novel Effect Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Novel Effect Patents

Novel Effect Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20190189019-A1 System and method for integrating special effects with a text source Inactive 08-Jun-2015 000000000
US-20160358620-A1 System and method for integrating special effects with a text source Active 08-Jun-2015 000000000 0
US-10249205-B2 System and method for integrating special effects with a text source Inactive 08-Jun-2015 G09B5/062 00

Novel Effect Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matthew Hammersley Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member
Melissa Hammersley Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer, Chief Design Officer & Board Member
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Novel Effect Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Bill Carr Novel Effect Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Hammersley Novel Effect Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member 000 0000
Melissa Hammersley Novel Effect Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer, Chief Design Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Meredith Carter Self Board Member 000 0000
Rodrigo Prudencio Amazon Alexa Fund Board Member 000 0000
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Novel Effect Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Novel Effect Investors (20)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Hillside Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Project Voice Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Community Access Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Riverside Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alpha Edison Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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