• Avatar startup Genies scores $65 million in funding round led by Mary Meeker's Bond

    9 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Over the past several years, I've covered my fair share of upstart avatar companies that were all chasing the same dream - building out a customizable platform for a digital persona that gained wide adoption across games and digital spaces. Few of those startups I've covered in the past are still around. But by netting a string of successful partnerships with celebrity musicians, LA-based Genies has come closer than any startup before it to realizing the full vision of a wide-reaching avatar platform.
    The company announced today that they've closed a $65 million Series B led by Mark...
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