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JUMP Bikes (formerly Social Bicycles) is an on-demand, dockless, electrical bike sharing program that operates across the United States. SOSV was one of the original investors in the company in 2013.
Uber purchased JUMP for more than $200 million in May 2018, as part of Uber’s vision to become a top urban mobility platform.READ MORE
Harmonix is one of the world’s leading independent game development studios, with products including Guitar Hero and Rock Band. Harmonix uses technology in ways that profoundly change the way people experience and interact with music.
Harmonix was acquired by Viacom in 2006. When the founders repurchased the company in 2011, SOSV reinvested and currently holds a position.READ MORE
Storyful solves the biggest problem facing the news industry: how to turn social media content into trusted news. As the world’s first social news gathering organization, Storyful sources, verifies and acquires social content and insights for media and brand partners. Its unique combination of professional journalism and cutting-edge social technology drove it to become global and disruptive media brand.
Storyful was acquired by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation in 2014.READ MORE
An enterprise software providing intelligent location solutions for the insurance and transport markets. Mapflow’s visualization tools allow location-aware rating capability for insurance companies, and address complex problems in the transport market, including road safety, shared transport, capacity planning, traffic flow monitoring, and rescue and recovery.
Mapflow was acquired by LexisNexis (Reed Elsevier) in 2014.READ MORE
Hackster is the largest online community for hardware hackers. A key player in the maker open source community, SOSV invested in Hackster in 2013 as part of our commitment to strengthening the global hardware ecosystem for startups.
Hackster was acquired by Avnet in 2016.READ MORE
Global Protein Solutions (GPS) provides procurement, supply chain management and marketing services involving meat protein products. The company markets in excess of 100,000 tonnes of meat products annually through its network of global partners.
Once this global protein distribution business reached €50m in revenue, a sovereign wealth fund acquired SOSV’s position in 2014. GPS continues to operate.READ MORE
2015 HAX graduate Revols developed bluetooth earphones with tips that mold to the unique shape of users ears in 60 seconds. Unparalleled fit, comfort, sound and features, with audio powered by Onkyo.
The Canadian company raised over $2.5M on Kickstarter before being purchased by Logitech in 2017.READ MORE