- Acquired by Mars Petcare on April 1, 2016
- Total Equity Funding
- $21M in 2 Rounds from 9 Investors
- San Francisco, California
- Whistle is the device and mobile app system created to monitor a pet's activity and health.
- Gordon Ritter, Ben Jacobs, Steven Eidelman, Kevin Lloyd
- Apps, Software, Electronics, Mobile, Internet of Things
Whistle is the world's first technology company dedicated to helping pets live longer and healthier lives. Through intuitive devices and a large comparative database of pet health information, Whistle is creating a new standard for preventative care and fueling groundbreaking insights to transform veterinary medical research. The San Francisco-based company is led by animal-loving technologists, Ben Jacobs and Steven Eidelman and Kevin Lloyd.
For more information and to order, visit Whistle at www.whistle.com
Funding Rounds (2) - $21MUpdate
Current Team (8)Update
Board Members and Advisors (2)Update
|Apr 4, 2016||PE HUB - Mars Petcare scoops up Whistle for $119 mln|
|Apr 1, 2016||StrictlyVC - StrictlyVC: April 1, 2016|
|Mar 31, 2016||TechCrunch - Whistle’s ‘Fitbit for dogs’ acquired by Mars Petcare|
|Mar 6, 2016||Sarasota Herlad - Connecting with animals has new meaning|
|Mar 2, 2016||Calgary Sun - Technology to keep your pets safe, healthy and trackable|
|Mar 2, 2016||My San Antonio - Pet Tech offers to keep animals safe, healthy and connected|
|Nov 25, 2015||Vice - Motherboard - The Simple Wearable Device That Can Help You Keep Tabs on Your Pet|
|Aug 13, 2015||Business Wire - Whistle Appoints Jef Holove to Board and Expands Leadership Team|
1355 Market St.
San Francisco, California 94103