Huckleberry Raises $12.5M in Series A Funding


Huckleberry, an Irvine CA-based provider of an app for parents to solve pediatric issues of their children, raised $12.5M in Series A funding.

The round was led by Morningside Ventures with participation from Spero Ventures and Tamarisc VC.

The company intends to use the funds to expand its team with key hires across engineering, marketing, and product development and continue research and development into categories like tantrums, sleep and language, screen time and more.

Led by Jessica Toh, CEO, Huckleberry provides an app that pairs data science, pediatric sleep experts, and AI to provide accessible, expert advice to every family, particularly in developmental areas such as sleep, feedings, and tantrums. Families also access to the SweetSpot feature, a real-time predictive algorithm that analyzes the individual child’s sleep patterns, as well as hundreds of millions of data points collected around the world, to predict the next optimal nap time.

The Huckleberry app has served 1.2 million families across 179 countries and maintained a 4.9 star rating with over 40,000 reviews on the Apple App Store.