The Clymb Closes over $2M Series A Funding

The Clymb, a Portland, Ore.-based online private sale retailer specializing in outdoor gear, has closed an over $2m Series A funding.

The round was led by the Oregon Angel Fund and Walden Venture Capital, with participation from J Allard and individual investors.

The company intends to use the funds to expand its network of brand partners and enhanced site features including social shopping tools.

Founded in 2009 by Chief Communications Officer Kelly Dachtler and Chief Merchandising Officer Cec Annett, The Clymb provides members, outdoor enthusiasts, athletes and professionals, with 72-hour sales on premium brands and experiences, which are hand-picked by a team of enthusiasts and experts.

The company has signed partnerships with more than 150 outdoor brands, including Arc’Teryx, Burton, KEEN Footwear, Mountain Hardwear and Salomon.



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