HOMER Overview

  • Founded
  • 2008

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 119

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $6M

  • Investors
  • 41

HOMER General Information

Description

Developer of an online reading application designed to improve childhood literacy. The company's educational application offers personalized, fun, and learning products for kids to help build confidence, mastery, and love of learning and uses active learning by using read-along highlighting feature and touch screen interactions to engage them in reading and to improve comprehension, enabling parents to provide their children with a better way to learn and read.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 121 Varick Street
  • 3rd Floor
  • New York, NY 10013
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

HOMER Timeline

2019202020212022
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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HOMER Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC $6M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 18-Oct-2020 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Debt - PPP 10-Apr-2020 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B2) 12-Dec-2017 00.000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series B1) 09-May-2016 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Later Stage VC (Series B) 13-Nov-2014 $6.5M $12.7M 000.00 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 27-Aug-2013 $6.2M $6.2M Completed Startup
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HOMER Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series C1 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B2 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Series B1 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A1 2,322,469 $0.000100 5% $1.5 $1.5 1x $1.5 3.07%
Series A 6,160,000 $0.000100 5% $1 $1 1x $1 8.14%
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HOMER Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Developer of an online reading application designed to improve childhood literacy. The company's educational application
Educational Software
New York, NY
119 As of 2022
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HOMER Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
WriteReader Venture Capital-Backed Odense, Denmark 00 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
000000 0000 Angel-Backed Hyderabad, India 0 000 0000000000 0 000
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000000 Formerly VC-backed Tewksbury, MA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
000 00 00000000 Private Equity-Backed Glendale, CA 000 00000 0000000 0000 00000
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HOMER Executive Team (23)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Neal Shenoy Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Jim Slack Co-Chief Executive Officer
Stephanie Dua Co-Founder, President & Board Member
Lena Krug Co-Chief Technology Officer
Matthew Eckstein Co-Chief Technology Officer
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HOMER Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Harry Hawks Self Board Member 000 0000
Jiazi Guo Self Board Member 000 0000
Michael Cohn Self Board Member 000 0000
Neal Shenoy HOMER Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Noelle Millholt HOMER Co-Founder, Chief Revenue Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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HOMER 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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HOMER Investors (41)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
3one4 Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Amanat Holdings PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Evolution VC Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Fusion Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Gaingels Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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HOMER Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 000000 02-Dec-2021 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 0000 0000
0000000 06-Aug-2021 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 0000 0000
000000000 000 25-May-2021 0000000000 Educational Software 0000 0000
00000 (000000 20-Jan-2017 0000000000 Educational Software
Seedling Merger/Acquisition Recreational Goods
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HOMER Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
KidPass Educational and Training Services (B2C) New York, NY 2015
000000000 0000000 Educational Software Pasadena, CA 0000
000000 000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) San Francisco, CA 0000
00000000 Recreational Goods Los Angeles, CA 0000
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