Media invention company WaitWhat sealed $12 million in a series B funding round backed by a number of investors. These include Raga Partners, Emerson Collective, Lupa Systems, Capital One Ventures, and Gingerbread, and others. According to WaitWhat co-founder, June Cohen, the company aims to "build the most valuable independent portfolio of premium IP."
WaitWhat is designed around essential human needs. This sets it apart from is competitors. It is also built with a contrarian strategy to scale. The company founded in 2017, at the start of the podcast renaissance. But now WaitWhat seems a fertile breeding ground for all forms of human expression.
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