Bravely, a NYC-based technology platform connecting people to on-demand professional coaching and development, raised $15m in Series A funding. The round was led by Telescope Partners with participation from prior investors Primary Ventures, Bling Capital, Correlation Ventures, RiverPark Ventures, and Tuesday Fund, as well as new investor SemperVirens Venture Capital.
“The world of work is undergoing the biggest change we’ve seen in our lifetimes,” says Sarah Sheehan, Co-Founder and President of Bravely. “The competition for talent right now is unprecedented, and there’s more attention than ever on the tools companies offer to support their employees’ growth and development. The choice is: rise to meet the new standards, or lose your most valuable asset, which is your people.”
Led by and Toby Hervey, Co-Founder and CEO, Sarah Sheehan, Co-Founder and President, Bravely is a coaching platform designed to scale whole-population support for companies of all sizes, and boasts a vetted coaching network.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its global reach, develop new data capabilities, conduct research informing its ethical, inclusion-focused use of data, as well as develop a People Science function.
Announcement: Bravely Raises $15M for Coaching and Development