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Welcome to the first SFIoTMeetup event of 2014! We are honored to have Chris Bruce (@chrisabruce) as our first speaker this year. Chris is the Founder and CEO of Sproutling, makers of a wearable monitor for babies. Chris will share his insights in funding, designing and making his awesome product.
Chris Bruce (@chrisabruce) is the Founder and CEO of Sproutling, a startup raising parenting IQ through seamless technology that delivers smart insights about children. Chris is a parent, entrepreneur, and kid at heart committed to making family life more fun. Chris started Sproutling as a meaningful endeavor to focus on taking the worry out of parenting, so that families can concentrate on what’s really important, each other. Aided by the hardware incubator Lemnos Labs, Chris is navigating the transition from software to hardware entrepreneur.
To date, Sproutling has raised $2.6M from First Round Capital, Forerunner Ventures, FirstMark Capital, Accelerator Ventures, Lemnos Labs, BoxGroup (David Tisch) and Shawn Fanning.
Prior to Sproutling, Chris built the mobile platforms for One Medical Group and WellnessFX.
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