Quirky not wacky social innovation platform financing 68 millionPosted by: admin | Posted on: February 23, 2017
Quirky, meaning strange, strange. Today, the company was founded in 2009, the social innovation platform company Quirky has become the hottest start-up companies in New York.
recently, Quirky completed C round of financing negotiations, $68 million investment. Investment orientation Anderson · the fund and the surplus of the fund of the Kai Penghua. So far, Quirky has completed a $91 million 300 thousand financing.
Quirky as a social innovation platform, can help people with a dream come true". People only need to pay $10, you can submit their ideas to Quirky, other users can browse the site and decide which idea or dream the best. Once the public choice, Quirky will "dream" as soon as possible to make products and royalties permanently awarded to inventors.
so far, Quirky has achieved more than and 200 "dream", that is to produce 200 types of products, many of which have been manufactured and entered the store began selling, including the lovely weird Pivot Power outlet, Stem lemon water spray and other creative products. Quirky has paid more than $2 million in royalties to the inventor of the dream, the number of active sites for more than 260 thousand.