Emogi, a NYC-based provider of a conversational content platform, raised $12.6m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Hatzimemos/Libby.
The company intends to use the funds to grow the business and headcount as it expands across multiple platforms.
Led by Founder and CEO Travis Montaque, Emogi is a content engine for communication services that allows people to have conversations whether they’re texting on a chat app, commenting on a post, or sending a video to friends. By understanding the connection between content, words, people, places, and time, the company’s Emotion Engine serves up relevant and expressive content at the right moment in the form of animated stickers and GIFs on messaging platforms like Google’s Gboard, Facebook Messenger, and Plenty of Fish.
Among the leading brands working with Emogi are Bose Corporation, IKEA, McDonald’s, Moët Hennessy USA, NBCUniversal, P&G, and Reckitt Benckiser.