Voxel51, an Ann Arbor, MI-based data-centric machine learning software company, announced that it raised $12.5 million in Series A funding.
The investment was from Drive Capital, Top Harvest Capital, Shasta Ventures, and existing investors eLab Ventures and ID Ventures.
The fully-remote company will be using the capital to expand its diverse team committed to shaping the future of machine learning in roles focused on product, engineering, community, and more.
With more than 150,000 monthly active users, Voxel51's open-source technology empowers machine learning model builders to bring transparency and clarity to the datasets they use to build computer vision applications.
"We're proud to be at the forefront of this increasingly important area of machine learning development. High-quality, clean data is critical to the success of ML, and we're providing key infrastructure for data-centric model development with an open-source product to support everyone in the space," said Jason Corso, Co-Founder, and CEO of Voxel51.
Company: Voxel51 Inc.
Round: Series A
Funding Month: September 2022
Lead Investors: Drive Capital, Top Harvest Capital, and Shasta Ventures
Additional Investors: eLab Ventures and ID Ventures
Company Website: https://voxel51.com/
Software Category: Open-Source Computer Vision Tools
About the Company: Voxel51 is an AI software company that enables machine learning and computer vision scientists to rapidly curate and experiment with their datasets to build higher-performing machine learning systems. Voxel51 is bringing transparency and clarity to the world's data. Its open-source and commercial software enables developers, scientists, and organizations to build high-quality datasets and computer vision models that power some of today's most remarkable machine learning and artificial intelligence. Tens of thousands of engineers and scientists have integrated open-source FiftyOne into their ML workflows. Enterprise customers spanning verticals like automotive, robotics, security, retail, and healthcare rely on FiftyOne Teams to securely collaborate on their datasets and models. Voxel51 building a fully remote team of exceptional and diverse people who want to bring data-centric ML to the world. Today, FiftyOne is used by tens of thousands of engineers and scientists and has reached 150,000+ monthly active machines, 1900+ GitHub stars, and 1000+ members in its Slack community.