Portfolio.

Companies in the Forerunner Portfolio are pioneering the digital commerce revolution. By leveraging technology, consumer insights, and a deep commitment to brand building, they are developing innovative go-to-market and scaling strategies, as well as powering business model efficiencies in a quest to modernize today’s retail industry.

Revolutionizing beauty by transforming consumption and discovery

Redefining the retail process by offering consumers a unique and personalized way to discover, learn about, and shop the best beauty, grooming, and lifestyle products on the market.

Founders:
Hayley Barna - Co-Founder & Board Member
Katia Beauchamp - Co-Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Seed, Series A

Send a little something

Curating and designing on-demand blooms and other sweet surprises. With BloomThat, it’s never been faster or easier to send a little something. Making someone’s day is just a few taps away on our app (or visit BloomThat.com from any device).

Founders:
David Bladow - Co-Founder & CEO
Matthew Schwab - Co-Founder & President

Status:
Active

Investment:
Series A (Lead) | Board

Well-crafted, great-fitting clothing and a top-notch shopping experience

Leading e-commerce apparel and accessories brand focused on delivering great fit, a fun approach to style, and superb customer experience through a robust online platform, offline Guide Shops, and a Nordstrom distribution partnership.

Founders:
Andy Dunn - Co-Founder & Exec Chairman

Status:
Active

Investment:
Seed, Series A, B, C | Board

Revolutionary way to buy and sell excess inventory

First global marketplace to efficiently and easily sell end-of-season and excess inventory to retailers in private online showrooms.

Founders:
Charlie Ifrah - Co-Founder & CPO
Ronen Lazar - Co-Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Series Seed (Lead), A, B | Board

Reimagining care for today's working parents

Platform providing prenatal and postpartum care for today’s expecting parents as they transition to leave and back-to-work.

Founders:
Chitra Akileswaran - Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer
Shannon Spanhake - Co-Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Series Seed

Discover what moves you

Teacher-centric fitness platform leveraging the power of social sweat to get more people moving in ways they love

Founders:
Tricia Choi - Co-Founder & CDO
Holly Shelton - Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Seed (Lead) | Board

Beautiful, sustainable water filters

Design-led lifestyle company on a mission to improve life for everyone who drinks water, with sustainable, plant-based filters that make water healthy and delicious, beautiful carafes and pitchers, and convenient Filters by Mail service.

Founders:
Ido Leffler - Co-Founder
Mike Del Ponte - Co-Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Seed, Series A

Unprecedented transparency into online customer service

First and only independent provider of customer service ratings for online retailers, evaluating thousands of online retailers large and small, across hundreds of metrics resulting in rigorous rankings of where you’ll get the best customer experience online.

Founders:
John Ernsberger - Co-Founder & CTO
Jordy Leiser - Co-Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Series A, Series B

Online community for all of the world’s shopping

Universal social platform, connecting all buyers to all online products in a network of stores, products and people, thereby re-organizing shopping around people, and enabling a social graph for shopping.

Founders:
Deena Varshavskaya - Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Seed, Series A | Board

Inspiring people to experience the world

For tour, activity and event businesses, ZOZI Advance® is the fastest growing online reservation, payment and customer management software. For people who crave new experiences, Zozi helps them discover and book thousands of activities and travel getaways, and get the gear they need.

Founders:
TJ Sassani - Founder & CEO

Status:
Active

Investment:
Series A, Series B