APERIO Systems provides cyber security and operational resilience for industrial control systems. APERIO’s proprietary Data Forgery Protection™ technology detects artificial manipulation of industrial process data in real-time to safeguard industrial control systems, provide true state awareness, and allow quick and effective remediation without disruption to business. Data Point Capital Board seat: Mike Majors
Blitsy is the most modern and comprehensive arts and crafts company in the world, selling supplies to do-it-yourselfers from over 85 countries. The company features upbeat digital content designed to help you start and finish creative projects, making it easier to discover new products that may otherwise be difficult to find at your local retailer.
clypd is the advertising technology platform built exclusively for the television industry, empowering media owners with programmatic ad solutions. Founded in 2012, the company’s TV sales platform delivers workflow automation, data-enhanced decisioning and provides media partners with tools to manage their sales efforts. clypd’s innovations around programmatic television are opening doors for incremental digital budgets currently not available to the TV media owners. The clypd team is comprised of both TV and digital advertising experts, which uniquely positions the company to understand and meet the needs of the television industry while leveraging the best programmatic strategies from the digital world. Data Point Capital Board seat: Lars Albright
CoachUp is a service that connects athletes with private coaches. They believe that private coaching is the secret to reaching the next level in sports + life. CoachUp provides a total web and mobile solution used by over 13,000 private coaches and personal trainers across the nation to build a digital storefront, connect with new clients, and manage their business. CoachUp coaches have combined to help thousands of athletes — in everything from basketball, soccer, and football, to fitness, yoga, and dance — reach Another Level™. Data Point Capital Board seats: Scott Savitz and Diane Hessan
DraftKings is a daily fantasy sports site allowing customers to compete in single-day, online fantasy sports contests across the largest variety of professional sports. DraftKings customers enter contests and make their team selection – athletes are drafted and teams are built according to athletes’ salary valuations, which are based on their unique historical performance data. Players then submit their team before the games begin and contests lock (close). Players earn points based on their in-game performance.
Jebbit is the leading post-click digital marketing platform, powering brands through its award winning technology to drive more revenue and engagement from consumers. Data Point Capital Board seat: Scott Savitz
Luxury Garage Sale
Luxury Garage Sale is a preeminent designer consignment business selling new and gently-used designer and vintage wardrobe items both online and in-store. The white-glove full-service offers consignors no upfront fees, anonymity, and up to 65% of the selling price of any item. Buyers can expect fully authenticated, curated offerings across multiple platforms. Data Point Capital Board seat: Mike Majors
NECTAR is a direct-to-consumer mattress company providing premium memory foam mattresses to consumers at an affordable price. Guided by innovative sleep science, NECTAR is designed with a Tencel cooling cover, 5 layers of premium memory foam, and contouring gel layers for the ideal combination of softness and support. NECTAR offers customers a 365 night risk-free sleep trial, lifetime warranty, certified pure materials, and premium layer systems in all of their mattresses.
NormShield provides cyber risk scorecards which rate a company and its vendors’ security posture. The company’s unique technology generates on-the-fly scorecards that provide a letter grade and a drill down data for each risk category so that remediation of vulnerabilities can be prioritized. Data Point Capital Board seat: Mike Majors
Paintzen is the leading marketplace for home and commercial painting. The company leverages scale, data, and technology to allow seamless online booking and deliver a world class customer experience in a faster, more cost-effective way than any other player. Through their partnership with Benjamin Moore, they also facilitate the sale and delivery of paint and supplies, making it a one-stop shop for all painting needs. Whether you are choosing your colors, selecting your line of paint, or searching for the perfect painting contractor, Paintzen is your solution. Data Point Capital Board seat: Scott Savitz
Print Syndicate is an apparel and home goods company offering consumers access to timely, curated, well-designed and high-quality products that allow them to express who they are. The company’s world-class design team interprets and converts social trends into digital designs, which are then printed on objects including apparel, phone cases, housewares, etc. and sold through the company’s multiple e-commerce brands (LookHuman.com, ActivateApparel.com and MericaMade.com). Data Point Capital Board seats: Scott Savitz and Len Schlesinger
Reblaze provides proprietary security technologies in a single, unified platform, shielding web assets from the myriad of threats found on the Internet, including bots and DDoS attacks. A ‘Reblazed’ site inhabits its own private, secure cloud on the Internet, fully accessible to legitimate traffic but invisible to assailants. Data Point Capital Board seat: Mike Majors
Returnalyze is a SaaS return optimization platform whose technology, by using customer-centric data and decision-making algorithms, aims to increase top-line and bottom-line for retailers while allowing for a better consumer experience. Data Point Capital Board seats: Scott Savitz and Mike Majors
Smart Lunches’ online ordering brings fun, nutritious high-quality meals to kids while providing great selection and convenience to parents. Smart Lunches is one of New England’s fastest growing companies, serving thousands of students each day at schools, daycare centers and camps. Smart Lunches operates www.smartlunches.com and Smart Snax vending machines. The company gives back by sharing a portion of its earnings with its partners and by contributing to other programs to support underprivileged children — proving great businesses can do great things while having a higher purpose. Data Point Capital Board seat: Mike Majors
Upshift is a digital staffing platform that connects businesses in need of extra help with a pool of pre-vetted W-2 Workers in the light industrial and hospitality sectors. Upshift boasts industry-leading success rates above 90% compared to an industry standard of under 50%. Upshift works with multiple Fortune 100 and 500 clients across the Midwest and Southeast to solve their pain points surrounding staffing. Data Point Capital Board seat: Scott Savitz
Vee24 is the world’s leading provider of web-based customer engagement solutions. The company’s Live Help solution is used by leading brands to deliver next generation customer experience on the web, in-stores, and through mobile devices via voice, video, text, and co-browsing. Current customers include Audi, British Gas, DFS, Ford, Isabella Oliver, Land Rover, Lexus, L’Oreal, Regus, Schuh, Thomson, and Vodafone. The company is headquarted in Boston, MA, with European operations in Manchester, England. Data Point Capital Board seat: Scott Savitz
Yieldify’s multi-channel abandonment analytics platform enables top global brands to create personalized buyer journeys for their consumers, converting abandoning visitors into customers. Their technology creates incremental value by optimizing online conversion rates and driving lead generation. Yieldify is headquartered in London with offices in New York, Berlin and Sydney. Data Point Capital Board seats: Scott Savitz and John Giuliani
YourMechanic was founded with the goal of making car repair and maintenance affordable, convenient, and transparent. Through YourMechanic, consumers are able to contact top rated mechanics who will come to your home or office and fix your car; all while costing you less than shops and dealers. Today, YourMechanic operates in 300 cities across the nation utilizing certified mechanics to provide timely and hassle-free car repairs. Data Point Capital Board seat: Scott Savitz