Planet3 Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014


  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 38


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2M

  • Investors
  • 1

Planet3 General Information


Developer of a proprietary technology platform designed to combine immersive media and game design with a visionary teaching approach. The company's platform presents the entire Earth as a living laboratory and utilizes real-world data to deliver learning outcomes, enabling scientists, game designers, multimedia producers, and technologists to solve the complex challenges facing the planet by exploring science education.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 1630 Connecticut Avenue NorthWest
  • 2nd Floor
  • Washington, DC 20009
  • United States

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Planet3 Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC 29-Dec-2016 $2M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 20-May-2016 000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 09-Sep-2015 $10M $12M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 07-Aug-2014 $2M $2M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Planet3 Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kelly McGrath Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Tim Kelly Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Albert Lin Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer
Esther Wojcicki Chief Learning Officer
Vijay Lakshman Co-Founder & Senior Creative Advisor
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Planet3 Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Rob Roy Planet3 Chairman 000 0000
Tim Kelly Planet3 Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Planet3 Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Planet3 Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Switch (Systems and Information Management) PE-Backed Company Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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