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Total investments 30
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 22
Rounds per year 5.00
Lead investments 0
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Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Health Care
  • FinTech

HearstLab appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2016. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the New York. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The top activity for fund was in 2018. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the HearstLab, startups are often financed by SVB Financial Group, Pipeline Angels, Newark Venture Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Pipeline Angels, Newark Venture Partners, Yair Goldfinger. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Techstars New York City Accelerator, Techstars, Pipeline Angels.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight strongDM. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Film Production, Health Care.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Beam Impact, Inc.

$13M14 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


Information Technology
Market Research
$7M15 Mar 2022 New York, New York, United States


Data Center
Information Technology
$14M14 Mar 2022 Hackensack, New Jersey, United States


Information Services
Legal Tech
$30M02 Mar 2022 Palo Alto, California, United States


Cyber Security
IT Management
$2M18 Nov 2021 Washington, District of Columbia, United States


Information Technology
Software Engineering
$5M02 Nov 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


$54M15 Sep 2021 California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
01 Sep 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
Information Technology
Supply Chain Management
$1M19 Jul 2021 Houston, Texas, United States
Infrastructure access platform StrongDM raises $54M

– StrongDM has raised $54m in a series B round led by Tiger Global, with participation from GV, Sequoia Capital, True Ventures, HearstLab, Bloomberg Beta, and Godfrey Sullivan.
– The proceeds will be put toward supporting “all parts” of StrongDM’s go-to-market strategy over the coming months.
– StrongDM’s solution is a tool that manages and audits access to servers, databases, datacenters, and more.
– The Burlingame, California-based company combines authentication, authorization, networking, and observability into one service, delivering infrastructure access controls across legacy and multicloud environments.
– StrongDM was founded by Zalman, Schuyler Brown, and Justin McCarthy in 2015.


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