RapidSOS, a New York-based intelligent safety platform, announced that it closed a $75 million financing round to expand the intelligent safety platform, bringing the total capital raised to over $250 million.
The round was led by NightDragon, with participation from BAM Elevate, Insight Partners, Honeywell, M12 Microsoft's Venture Fund, Axon, Citi via the Citi Impact Fund, Highland Capital Partners, Playground Global, Forte Ventures, C5 Capital, and Avanta Ventures.
Dave DeWalt, founder, CEO, and managing director of NightDragon will join RapidSOS' board.
"For a decade, we've had the privilege to learn from our nation's first responders to build technology that supports their life-saving work," said Michael Martin, Founder, and CEO of RapidSOS. "Hundreds of millions of lives are impacted each year by the heroism of these individuals, and we're honored to have partners in this journey that share in a vision to transform safety, security, and emergency response."
RapidSOS, which was developed over the last decade in collaboration with tens of thousands of first responders, provides turn-key professional monitoring, voice, and data connectivity for 90+ tech companies, 50+ public safety software vendors, and over 15,000+ first responder agencies on four continents, thereby helping to keep people safe in their communities.
Company: RapidSOS, Inc.
Funding Month: October 2022
Lead Investors: NightDragon
Additional Investors: BAM Elevate, Insight Partners, Honeywell, M12 Microsoft's Venture Fund, Axon, Citi via the Citi Impact Fund, Highland Capital Partners, Playground Global, Forte Ventures, C5 Capital, and Avanta Ventures
Company Website: https://rapidsos.com/
Software Category: Emergency Medical Services Software
About the Company: In partnership with public safety, RapidSOS has created the world's first intelligent safety platform that securely links life-saving data from over 500 million connected devices, apps, and sensors directly to safety agents. RapidSOS is an emergency response data platform that securely links data to 911 and first responders. Through its platform, RapidSOS provides intelligent data that supports over 15,000 first responder agencies worldwide, covering over 95% of the U.S. population, across 165 million emergencies in 2021, helping to keep communities safe. Together with its partners, RapidSOS is committed to making emergency response smarter and faster with the adoption and exploration of emerging technologies such as cloud, data science, mapping, and video.