Nooks, a Palo Alto, Calif. – based platform for distributed teams to work, hang, and collaborate with the real-time human connection of working in the same room, raised $5m in seed funding.
The round was led by Tola Capital with participation from Floodgate, Julia and Kevin Hartz, CEO & chairman of Eventbrite; and Julia Lipton, founder of Awesome People Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.
Founded in 2020 by Daniel Lee, CEO, Nooks is a virtual office for distributed teams to work, hang, and collaborate with the real-time, human connection of working in the same room. It strengthens team culture, encourages collaboration, and provides customizable room environments for drop-in conversations, coworking spaces, project rooms, and hangouts.
Nooks has integrations with popular tools such as Slack, Confluence, Jira, Github, Notion, Asana, Google Docs, Figma, Mixpanel, and many more.