The Republic Rundown — July ‘2021

Cheryl Campos
3 min readAug 15, 2021

Here are the latest private companies that you can invest in through Republic.

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Actipulse Neuroscience: Bringing neuromodulation treatment for depression from the hospital to the home. Backed by Startup Chile, MassChallenge, La French Tech, Endeavor, Manaos Accelerator. AI tools that teach your team how to get ready to perform at their best. Previously raised $327K from investors.

Bobbie: [Female Founder] An infant formula company committed to changing the conversation around feeding. VMG Partners, a PE firm specializing in building iconic consumer brands, was the lead investor in Bobbie’s Series A round.

HA Snacks: The Healthier Alternative (HA!) for traditional snacks. Delivering bold flavor and powerful crunch through plant-based protein and natural seasonings. HA! has $130K+ raised to date, bringing in celebrity investors, CPG veterans, and completing the nation’s premier CPG Accelerator.

Inahsi: [Female Founder] Quality products for naturally curly hair textures that work. Inashi’s products moisturize, define curls, strengthen, repair damaged hair, reduce and eliminate frizz, and improve scalp health.

Maine Craft Distilling: Premium, ready-to-drink beverages are made with natural ingredients, resulting in six distinct and delicious flavor profiles. $1.7M raised from friends, family and advisors, as well as local institutions Coastal Enterprises Inc. and Maine Venture Fund.

PerformLive: [Female Founder] Platform for individuals, businesses and brands to monetize their talent and products via interactive live stream. Raised $815K from VCs + Angels, including Golden Seeds, 37 Angels, Next Act, and Smart Hub Ventures.

The Good Kitchen: [Female Founder] Convenient meals. Keto, Gluten Free, Whole30 + TB12. Farm to Table in 4 minutes. Raised $1.6M from investors such as Robb Wolf, Jason Burke, and David Byrd.

Union Electric: Premium and affordable cannabis from California’s top cultivators. Founded last year by OpenNest Labs, LA’s leading cannabis venture studio. Investors include M13, Babel Ventures, Arcadian Capital and Red Light Management.

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Cheryl Campos

Head of Venture @ Republic, investing in private startups. Learn more at & follow me on twitter @modelvc