SmartEar Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 9
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Seed
  • Investors
  • 6

SmartEar General Information


Developer of a voice computing device intended to provide an intelligent messaging assistant in the ear. The company develops an integrated hardware and software solution that understands conversational speech, delivers smart notifications, and works in any auditory environment, enabling users to have a more efficient and safer way to communicate.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Hardware
Other Industries
Communication Software
Electronics (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 600 California Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94108
  • United States
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SmartEar Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Seed Round 15-Feb-2017 00000 Completed Startup
1. Convertible Debt 01-Sep-2015 00000 00000 Completed Startup
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SmartEar Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Dean Gardner Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
Nadia Yun Head, Marketing
Kinuko Masaki Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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SmartEar Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Dean Gardner SmartEar Co-Founder & Executive Chairman 000 0000
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SmartEar Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

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SmartEar Investors (6)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
BootstrapLabs Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Decent Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Q Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Citizen.VC Other 000 0000 000000 0
Kevin D'Silva Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
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