The Light Phone Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 37

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Seed

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $12.5M

  • Investors
  • 13

The Light Phone General Information

Description

Manufacturer of mobile phones designed to offer an e-ink display and a custom typographic-based interface with a few essential tools. The company's phones are of a simple and discreet credit card size, use an electronic paper screen, and their features are intentionally limited to phone calls and nine-speed dials, enabling users to leave behind their modern smartphones and enjoy quality time doing the things they love the most, free from distractions.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Electronics (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • 19 Morris Avenue
  • New York, NY 11205
  • United States
+1 (833) 000-0000

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The Light Phone Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Seed Round 05-Dec-2023 $12.5M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Product Crowdfunding 22-Apr-2018 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Equity Crowdfunding 21-Sep-2017 00000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Accelerator/Incubator 09-Feb-2016 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Product Crowdfunding 27-Jun-2015 $415K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator Completed Startup
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The Light Phone Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Seed-7 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed-6 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Seed-5 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Seed-4 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed-3 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Seed-2 310,560 $0.000100 $0.23 $0.23 1x $0.23 1.61%
Seed-1 1,081,553 $0.000100 $1.37 $1.37 1x $1.37 5.6%
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The Light Phone Patents

The Light Phone Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-D954720-S1 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface Active 20-Feb-2020 0
US-20210266394-A1 Communication device with a purpose-driven graphical user interface, graphics driver, and persistent display Active 20-Feb-2020 00000000000 0
US-11831801-B2 Communication device with a purpose-driven graphical user interface, graphics driver, and persistent display Active 20-Feb-2020 00000000000 00
US-20240031472-A1 Communication device with a purpose-driven graphical user interface, graphics driver, and persistent display Pending 20-Feb-2020 00000000000
US-D960851-S1 Mobile phone Active 03-Feb-2020 0
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The Light Phone Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kaiwei Tang Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
David Simmons Chief Technology Officer
Joe Hollier Co-Founder, CMO & Board Member
Eileen Bayers Vice President of Finance and Operations
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The Light Phone Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
Joe Hollier The Light Phone Co-Founder, CMO & Board Member 000 0000
Kaiwei Tang The Light Phone Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
Thomas Daly Self Board Member 000 0000
Tim Kendall Self Board Member 000 0000
Uriel Cohen Alpine Global Management Board Member 000 0000
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The Light Phone 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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The Light Phone Investors (13)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Alejandro Vivanco Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Edoardo Marzocco Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Heather Hund Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jamie Bate Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
J Leynes Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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