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Andie Swim Raises $6.5 Million for Expansion

Andie Swim Raises $6.5 Million for Expansion

The online-only swim brand is already profitable and seeing strong sales, even amid the pandemic.

Andie Swim Raises $6.5 Million Series A Round to Transform the Data Driven Swimwear Ecommerce Experience

Andie Swim Raises $6.5 Million Series A Round to Transform the Data Driven Swimwear Ecommerce Experience

Funding to Fuel Next Phase of Growth, Product Lines and Collaboration.

NVCA Member Spotlight: Hatzimemos / Libby

NVCA Member Spotlight: Hatzimemos / Libby

Welcome to our Member Spotlight series where we give a profile overview of our many diverse members. For this deep dive, we spoke to Oliver B. Libby, Managing Partner of Hatzimemos / Libby.

Investing at the Nexus of Growth, Impact, and Diversity in the Time of COVID-19

Investing at the Nexus of Growth, Impact, and Diversity in the Time of COVID-19

At H/L Ventures, our team has focused on our values during this unusual and, in many ways, tragic year.

This is War: How the CoronaVirus Will Accelerate Innovation

This is War: How the CoronaVirus Will Accelerate Innovation

Wartime spawns innovation. Normally, this happens during a war between people, like World War II or the Cold War. Rapid innovation is a hallmark of these cataclysmic events in human history, from penicillin to Moon rockets; from radar and sonar to microwave ovens; and more. Massive government and private sector funding flows to solve urgent needs, and our society responds to threats by creating new things. Lives are on the line.

Three VC trends Covid-19 is accelerating

Three VC trends Covid-19 is accelerating

Times are difficult right now, but promising signs in regard to deals terms, impact investing and engagement are boding well, writes Oliver Libby, managing partner and co-founder of venture firm Hatzimemos / Libby.

The Long and Winding Road

The Long and Winding Road

Will we ever be back to our pre-February “normal?”

UPGRAID Announces Global Team of Investors, Athletes, Celebrities, and Pharmaceutical Executives Joining to Revolutionize Human Health

UPGRAID Announces Global Team of Investors, Athletes, Celebrities, and Pharmaceutical Executives Joining to Revolutionize Human Health

Using a Scientific Approach to clinically studied organic ingredients, UPGRAID aims to address some of society's largest daily health problems.

AI startup, Sorcero, partners with nation’s largest electrical training program to enable next-gen remote digital content delivery, training and performance support

AI startup, Sorcero, partners with nation’s largest electrical training program to enable next-gen remote digital content delivery, training and performance support

The long-term partnership will enable competency-based model and is a major milestone in the application of augmentation AI that supports critical sectors and advanced jobs training for the advanced energy, lighting, and communication technologies critical to our nation’s infrastructure

Loliware’s kelp-based plastic alternatives snag $6M seed round from eco-conscious investors

Loliware’s kelp-based plastic alternatives snag $6M seed round from eco-conscious investors

The last few years have seen many cities ban plastic bags, plastic straws and other common forms of waste, giving environmentally conscious alternatives a huge boost — among them Loliware, purveyor of fine disposable goods created from kelp.

Congratulations to our #portco @inCitu_AR and their latest investment from @SchmidtFutures, enabling inCitu to continue developing groundbreaking AR technology. Learn more about this investment and inCitu here: https://bit.ly/3AXk8uW

#AR #investmentnews

Not only does @SpryCompliance help institutions and #StudentAthletes navigate complex #NIL requirements, they also enable Title IX and sexual misconduct compliance. See how Spry is making an #impact in athletic departments across the country: https://spry.so/insights/ncaa-nil-guidelines/

.@GroupBlack_Co expands on its efforts to create a more equitable media landscape by partnering with @magnite. Read more about how #BlackOwned publishers can harness the power of the platform: https://bit.ly/3tbZxi6

#RepresentationMatters #DEI #media #equity

As the world moves toward "a mass-adoption moment for green technologies," H/L Ventures portcos like @BlocPower, @sealedhomes and @solarforgood help lead the charge for U.S. #ClimateAction. Read more about the tipping point for #CleanEnergy: https://bloom.bg/3tc2nUr

H/L portco Do Good Foods provides #sustainable solutions for the 72% of consumers who are concerned with #foodwaste. You can find Do Good Chicken in 600+ retail locations from Maine to Colorado. Read more about the #impact of food waste on @Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesbusinesscouncil/2022/08/26/why-food-waste-is-at-the-top-of-your-customers-minds-and-what-to-do-about-it/?sh=31dd061166f1

Daily Active Engagement has been central to our investment thesis from the beginning, so we're honored to be recognized on @Inc's Founder-Friendly Investors list. Read more about how we work with #founders: https://bit.ly/3g1oKJe

#ImpactInvesting #Diversity #VC #Startups

Home heating costs are up 17% from last winter. @sealedhomes's Co-Founder & President @AndyJFrank shares #EnergyEfficiency tips for saving money and cutting #CarbonEmissions on @GMA: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/living/video/tips-save-heating-91203326?utm_content=224085421&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&hss_channel=tw-535451241

#impactinvesting #sustainability @SalzLauren

"Plastic production is forecast to double over the next 20 years while the amount of plastic flowing into the ocean will triple." Our portco @LOLIWARE is reinventing single-use plastics with seaweed-derived products. https://www.reuters.com/world/exclusive-us-seeks-allies-split-emerges-over-global-plastics-pollution-treaty-2022-09-27/

@Reuters #PlasticFree #ImpactInvesting

With its recent #acquisition by MyPower, H/L portco @solarforgood is building a sustainable energy ecosystem leveraging corporate resources to support nationwide expansion of #CommunitySolar. Read more on @SolarPowerWorld: https://www.solarpowerworldonline.com/2022/10/mypower-acquires-community-solar-management-service-solstice-power/

#ImpactInvesting #Startups #VC