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Hooked

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2014 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
Seed LATEST DEAL TYPE
$1.07M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
28 INVESTORS
Description

Developer of a mobile application intended to make reading addictive for teens. The company's online mobile reading platform presents stories as a bite-sized text message conversation, making it seem like someone else's chat history, making reading snappy, spooky and fun.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Entertainment Software
Other Industries
Educational Software
Primary Office
  • Austin, TX
  • United States
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Hooked Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Seed Round 07-Apr-2016 $1.07M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 17-Sep-2015 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 10-Apr-2015 $650K $650K 000 Completed Startup
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Hooked Investors (28)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
5xmais Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Cowboy Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Cyan Banister Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
DGNL Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Founders Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Hooked Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Prerna Gupta Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Parag Chordia Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Esha Gupta Director of Community
Sunil Rajaraman Advisor