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Offices

Headquarter
345 Shoreway Rd. Ste. 101
San Carlos, CA, 94070
USA

People

CEO
CoFounder, CTO
CoFounder, CDO
CoFounder, Senior Mechanical Engineer
CoFounder, Director of Business Development

Funding

TOTAL $1.85M
FUNDING TOTAL $1.85M
Seed, 6/2013
$100k
Seed, 11/2013
Itochu Technology Ventures
500 Startups
SunBridge Global Ventures
Eric Kwan
VegasTechFund
KAMIA
MUFJ Capital
$1.75M

Service Providers

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WHILL

WHILL designs and creates next generation personal mobility with unmatched design and functions.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    WHILL received $1.75M in Seed funding. (11/30/13)
    Posted 6/5/13 at 11:24am via thebridge.jp
  • Dollar
    WHILL received $100k in Seed funding. (6/25/13)
    Posted 2/3/14 at 3:29am
  • Check
    WHILL added Atsushi Mizushima as CoFounder, Director of Business Development. (2/1/13)
    Posted 7/17/13 at 9:51pm
  • Check
    WHILL added Naoto Sakakibara as CoFounder, Senior Mechanical Engineer. (2/1/13)
    Posted 6/5/13 at 11:24am
  • Check
    WHILL added Satoshi Sugie as CEO. (5/1/12)
    Posted 6/5/13 at 11:24am
  • Check
    WHILL added Junpei Naito as CoFounder, CDO. (5/1/12)
    Posted 6/5/13 at 11:24am
  • Check
    WHILL added Muneaki Fukuoka as CoFounder, CTO. (5/1/12)
    Posted 6/5/13 at 11:24am

Videos

Above:

WHILL Type-A Debut

Added: 2/27/14
Above:

WHILL Behind the Scene

Added: 2/20/14

Screenshots

WHILL screenshot
Above: WHILL Type-A Prototype
Uploaded: 6/5/13
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Sources

  1. Citation Needed [add]
  2. Next-gen Japanese wheelchair startup, Whill, closes seed funding with a total of $1,750,000 (thebridge.jp) [edit]
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