Sphero Overview

  • Founded
  • 2010
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 75
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $3.66M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 16

Sphero General Information

Description

Developer of application based droids designed to combine robotics and cartoon characters for amusement. The company's application based droids incorporate the use of gyroscope, accelerometer, led lights, amongst other features, enabling users to play various kind of games with the droids and have interactive and immersive experiences.

Contact Information

Website
Formerly Known As
Orbotix, GearBox
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Electronics (B2C)
Other Industries
Entertainment Software
Educational Software
Application Software
Primary Office
  • 4775 Walnut Street
  • Suite 100
  • Boulder, CO 80301
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Sphero Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundFinancing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Sphero Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
19. Later Stage VC 01-Jul-2020 $3.66M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
18. Debt - PPP 14-Apr-2020 00000 Completed
17. Debt - General 01-Apr-2020 00.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
16. Later Stage VC 10-Dec-2019 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
15. Later Stage VC (Series 1) 29-Aug-2019 000.00 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
14. Product Crowdfunding 22-Mar-2019 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
13. Later Stage VC (Series G) 04-Apr-2017 000.00 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Later Stage VC 03-Feb-2016 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Later Stage VC (Series F) 03-Jun-2015 $45M $80M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Accelerator/Incubator 15-Oct-2014 $120K $32.1M Completed Generating Revenue
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Sphero Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series 1 00,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Sphero Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Sphero Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Wonder Workshop Venture Capital-Backed San Mateo, CA 00 000.00 000000000 - 000.00
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Shenzhen, China 000 0000 00000000000 0000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Redondo Beach, CA 00 00.000 000000000 - 00.000
0000000 00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Boulder, CO 00 00.00 000000000 - 00.00
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Shenzhen, China 00000 00000000000 00000
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Sphero Executive Team (27)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Paul Copioli Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
David Millage Vice President of Education
Paul Berberian Chairman
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Sphero Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
AnaLisa Valle Self Board Member 000 0000
Bradley Feld Foundry Group Board Member 000 0000
Jason Mendelson JD Foundry Group Board Member 000 0000
Jason Schoettler Shea Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Jenny Lawton Self Board Member 000 0000
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Sphero Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
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

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Sphero Investors (16)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Amazon Alexa Fund Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ponte Partners PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mercato Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
The Walt Disney Company Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Disney Accelerator Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Sphero Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000 23-Aug-2019 000000000000000000 Recreational Goods 0000 000000000
000000000 22-Jun-2018 000000000000000000 Electronics (B2C)
00000 00000000 12-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00 000.00 Electrical Equipment 0000 000000000
Smart Toy 01-Feb-2016 Merger/Acquisition Educational Software
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Sphero Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Specdrums Electronics (B2C) Boulder, CO 2014
0000000000 Recreational Goods New York, NY 0000
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