2014 Investments

 


2014 was a very active period for Azoic Ventures with more than $1 million invested in five start-up and mid-stage ventures. Azoic Ventures invested in Communication and Ad Technology (MediaMath, AdMobilze and Alert Media), Healthcare Technology (Zetroz) and Healthcare Digital Communities (Inspire). Additionally, Azoic Ventures made a follow-up Series D investment in it's 2012 investment in ScrollMotion.

Aug 2014 - Azoic Ventures invests in MediaMath - a digital marketing technology company and creator of a math-driven Marketing Operating System, TerminalOne™, which brings together digital media and data into a powerful and flexible solution that simplifies planning, execution, optimization and analysis of both direct response and branding campaigns. Since inventing the Demand-Side-Platform (DSP) in 2007, MediaMath has delivered results for customers that include every major international ad agency and holding company. MediaMath is a privately held company headquartered in New York with offices in London, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston and Chicago. www.mediamath.com 

 
AdMobilize™ is a venture-backed big data technology company converging tangible and digital worlds. The company is focused on delivering real-world insights to increase ROI, through straightforward hardware and software. AdMobilize is headquartered in vibrant Miami Beach, with offices in Washington, Boston, London, Bogota, and Tel Aviv.AdMobilize has pioneered Pay Per Look™, Pay Per Gaze™ and Pay Per Face™ for the advertising industry. Bridging the gap between antiquated outdoor performance metrics with the validated online tracking methods, AdMobilize allows advertisers to measure each campaigns' actual impressions, in real-time in the physical world. www.admobilize.com
Zetroz, maker of the sam® portable ultrasonic therapy device. sam® is the first and only FDA-cleared device for continuous, multi-hour ultrasound therapy. It delivers effective, safe, drug-free pain relief and is now available by prescription. sam® is cleared in both the USA (FDA) and Europe (CE Mark) for up to 4 hours of continuous therapeutic ultrasound therapy. www.samrecover.com
Alert Media™ is a technology company that develops innovative, next-generation Emergency Mass Notification Services for enterprise customers including schools, municipalities, healthcare facilities, and private employers. Based in Austin, Texas, Alert Media offers the most complete solution for knowing what’s going on, getting the word out, and controlling the message throughout an event. Alert Media is changing mass notification into useful communication.  www.alertmedia.com
With more than 100 national patient organization partnerships and over 500,000 members, Inspire has created the most authentic platform for patient engagement. Inspire partners with organizations including the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance, National Osteoporosis Foundation, Arthritis Foundation, National Psoriasis Foundation, and Genetic Alliance, to provide online patient communities in a safe, privacy-protected environment. Inspire earns revenue by providing research for life science companies.www.corp.inspire.com