Benny Raises $1M in Pre-Seed Funding

Benny, a Madison, WI-based provider of a platform helping consumers build wealth with their benefits, raised $1M in Pre-Seed funding.

The round was led by Matchstick Ventures.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate to accelerate customer acquisition, product development and recruiting efforts.

Led by CEO Andy Kalmon, Benny is a financial wellness platform that provides education and innovative lending solutions to enable participation in Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), allowing employees to take advantage of their company’s programs and build wealth. Benny’s early customers include Microsoft, Salesforce, Alaska Airlines, T-Mobile and more.

 Benny also announced their graduation from Techstars Boulder.