Stream.io, Inc., a Boulder, CO-based creator of enterprise-grade activity feed and chat APIs, closed a $15m Series A financing.
The round was led by GGV Capital with participation from new investor 01 Advisors, Knight, seed round lead investor Arthur Ventures, and other backers, including Olivier Pomel, CEO of Datadog, and Tom Preston-Werner, co-founder of GitHub. In conjunction with the funding, Tiffany Luck from GGV Capital will join the Stream board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to invest in scaling its global team across engineering, sales, and marketing.
Founded by Thierry Schellenbach and Tommaso Barbugli in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Stream provides APIs which enable product teams to build chat and activity feeds for their applications at scale, serving companies in segments such as healthcare, education, finance, fitness, dating and social to connect their community. Notable companies using the solution include Healthline, Powerschool, Stocktwits, Freeletics, Match, TaskRabbit, Imgur and Dubsmash.
The company participated in the Techstars NYC program. After the program, Stream moved its headquarters to Boulder, Colorado. Today it employs 55 people in Amsterdam and Boulder, as well as remote.