Brightside, a San Francisco, CA-based employee financial health platform, raised $4M in seed funding.
Backers included Comcast Ventures and Trinity Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand its reach.
Founded in 2017 by Tom Spann, CEO, Brightside is an employer-based financial wellness solution that combines personal assistants, smart technology and innovative products to relieve employee stress and its impact on the workforce. The company’s mobile app and financial assistants engage employees, establish trust, and provide tailored support, as well as access to financial products to save money.
The founding team includes:
– Callum King from Comcast Ventures,
– Christine Tozzi from Willis Towers Watson,
– Jacky Chiu from LifeLock, and
– Petrina Thompson, from American Express.