eMindful, Inc., a Vero Beach, FL-based provider of live, online, applied mindfulness programs, closed a $6.85m Series B round of financing.
The round was led by LFE Capital, with participation from existing investors One Earth Capital and the Bridge Builders Collaborative, as well as new investors New Ground Ventures and Fairground Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Leslie Frecon, Managing Partner of LFE, joined the eMindful board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate its engagement marketing, new product development, and sales expansion.
Led by Kelley McCabe Ruff, CEO, eMindful provides globally scalable programs (backed by research) that specifically address stress and resilience, metabolic syndrome, chronic pain, diabetes, tobacco usage, and cancer. The company’s technology-enabled solutions are delivered through live, online classrooms taught by licensed health professionals and are designed to assist individuals prevent, mitigate, and slow the progression of diseases associated with family, work and lifestyle risk factors.
In delivering the programs, marketed to various customers, including corporations, managed care organizations, and third party administrators, the company leverages years of research experience collaborating with such institutions as Vanderbilt University, Harvard Medical School, Chatham University, University of British Columbia and the University of Calgary.