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Wine Discovery App Drync Guzzles $2.1 Million, Now On iPad

on 16/04/14 at 6:01 pm


indexHaving a good wine and want to remember it later? A mobile app called Drync has proven handy in helping you do just that, by offering a simple way to “scan” the bottle in front of you in order to identify it, then mark it as a favorite so you can order it again or have it sent to your home. Now, the company has raised and additional $2.1 million in outside funding to continue building its social network and wine shopping platform. The service is also now available on iPad.

Investors in the round included Cross Link Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital, KEC Ventures and Foundry Group, the latter which led AngelList’s largest syndicate to date, accounting for $434,000 of the new investment. Other angels participating were Hubspot founder Darmesh Shah and ScanScout founder Wakit Lau.

The company had previously raised $900,000.