Pass It Down Raises Seed Round Led by VentureSouth
Baton Rouge, LA., October 22nd, 2020 – Pass It Down, an award-winning digital exhibit builder platform, announced today that it closed an $860,000 Seed Round with VentureSouth, one of the top 10 angel investment groups in North America.Pass It Down’s digital design platform enables organizations to create interactive online and touchscreen exhibits to boost visitor and customer engagement.
“Now more than ever, it’s a challenge for organizations to capture visitor attention and engage their visitors,” said Cummings. “From the world’s most iconic brands, like Porsche, to large municipalities around the country, to forward-thinking libraries and museums, organizations around the globe are turning to Pass It Down to bring their exhibitions and stories to life.” Demand for the Pass It Down platform has accelerated rapidly and the startup is already powering experiences for multipleFortune 500 Brands, universities, libraries, museums, and sports teams.
Leading the round is VentureSouth, an early stage venture firm that operates angel investment groups and funds comprised of more than 300 accredited investors across the Southeast. “We are appreciative of everyone at VentureSouth who believes in our vision to change the way that visitors interact with digital content.This round will be used to expand our software and marketing teams and advance our product roadmap to meet fast growing customer demand,” said ChrisCummings, founder & CEO of Pass It Down.
Matt Dunbar, Co-Founder and Managing Director of VentureSouth added “ We are excited to partner with Chris and Pass it Down to help institutions bring great content to life digitally. The platform they are building is not only a timely solution to engagement challenges brought on by the pandemic, but it is also an enduring new way to drive valuable connections between organizations and audiences."
About Pass It Down
Pass It Down is a digital exhibit design platform revolutionizing how organizations create interactive online and touchscreen experiences to drive visitor engagement. Pass It Down has been recognized globally as a leader in the field of digital storytelling and is a graduate of the 2019 Techstars Austin program, the 2018Coca-Cola Innovation Accelerator BridgeCommunity, finished as one of the top 6 most innovative companies in the world from over 15,000 applicants in the Tap TheFuture Innovation Contest judged by Daymond John, and was recognized as one of the 100 most innovative startups in the world by Established in the Global Startup of the Year Contest.
Pass It Down has offices in Austin, Chattanooga, and is head-quartered in BatonRouge. To learn more about Pass It Down, please visit www.passitdown.com
VentureSouth is an early-stage venture firm that operates one of the largest and most active angel investment networks in the United States. Through its network of angel groups and funds, VentureSouth has invested over $50M in more than 75ventures across the Southeast. To learn more about VentureSouth, please visit www.venturesouth.vc.
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