Cairn, a Bend, Oregon-based community for outdoor enthusiasts to discover new products and ideas, raised $1.7m in funding.
Backers included Brian Spaly, Founder of Bonobos and Founder & CEO of Trunk Club; Rick Dalzell, Former Amazon SVP & CIO, and Board Member at Intuit; and Jim Collis, Private Equity Partner at Seaport Capital and Board Member at Hydro Flask.
The company will use the funds to expand its offerings, team, and community.
Led by CEO Rob Little and CTO/COO Jared Peterson, Cairn allows outdoor enthusiasts to discover new products and ideas in the outdoor and recreational industry that inspire them to connect and explore. Its monthly subscription box includes a curated selection of apparel, food/energy, skin care and emergency/medical products. Additionally, the company provides demographic and product review data to content suppliers, allowing them to better understand the marketplace.