JumpStory, an Hojbjerg, Denmark-based marketing and tech platform that provides only high-performing images announced that it has raised $1M (approximately €956K) in a fresh round of funding “to conquer the world of stock photos”.
The round participation from several influential entrepreneurs and business people. The investors include Ruby on Rails creator David Heinemeier Hansson, who is also the co-founder of Basecamp, and Joergen Bardenfleth, former Scandinavian CEO at Microsoft.
Company: JumpStory ApS.
Funding Month: June 2022
Additional Investors: Ruby, David Heinemeier Hansson, Joergen Bardenfleth
Company Website: https://jumpstory.com/
Software Category: AI-powered stock photo library platform
About the Company: Founded in 2018 by Danish serial entrepreneurs Jonathan Low and Anders Thiim, JumpStory specializes in original and high-performing photographs that stand out from competitors such as Getty Images and Shutterstock. JumpStory is for those who hate stock photos, but can’t afford or don’t have time to hire a professional photographer every time. The platform curates authentic images created by passionate amateurs – images of real people in real-life situations,