Civic Roundtable Raises $5M in Seed Funding

Civic Roundtable, a Boston, MA-based provider of a collaboration platform for government workers, raised $5M in Seed funding.

The round was led by General Catalyst.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate its growth and impact, building on early traction in the homelessness prevention, economic development, election administration and cybersecurity spaces.

Led by CEO Madeleine Smith, Civic Roundtable is a collaboration platform connecting government workers to their agencies, and their partners, purpose-built for government and hosted on AWS GovCloud. Since launching the company’s first product in 2023, the team onboarded 5,000 users representing over 500 government agencies.  The company emerged from the Harvard Innovation Labs.

Commenting on the news, Madeleine Smith said: “The stakes are high. We’re talking about those who work every day to keep the lights on in our communities, from education to transportation to safety. This new investment validates Civic Roundtable’s position as a leader in the collaboration space, and fuels our ability to build and deploy mission critical technology to government workers across the country.”