Lia 27, a Montreal, Canada-based artificial intelligence company, announced that it has closed a seed funding round valuing the company at $5 million. The funding will take the one-year-old business into the next dimension.
The round was led by the President of a gaming company (a renowned expert in videogame creation), a prominent wealth advisor, and an international business magnate. They have joined the company’s board of directors.
The funds raised will accelerate the development of AI and 3D realism and expand Lia’s audience from 300,000 to over 1 million by early 2023.
The company’s co-founders are elated by the addition of prominent investors and board members. “We have a world-class team, and we are laser focused on our growth strategy, which will supercharge our business and propel Lia to the next level. As we bring virtual reality into the realm, Lia remains focused on augmenting user experience and establishing an emotional connection with her audience.”
Company: LIA 27 Inc.
Round: Seed Round
Funding Month: September 2022
Lead Investors: Undisclosed
Company Website: https://lia27.ai/
Software Category: AI Virtual Person
About the Company: Founded in December 2020, LIA 27 is an artificial intelligence company that develops artificial intelligence and 3D realism through Lia, a virtual person. Lia has a 3D presence, integrated movement and voice technology, and stunning visuals. The company’s AI and VR applications are limitless. Lia has a loyal and expansive social media community, interacts with her audience one-on-one, and is available to chat 24/7 by phone, text, or on Facebook Messenger.