With startups like Calm and Headspace have brought innovation and accessibility to the meditation space, Mason Levey still thinks users are stuck with an all-too-similar experience: listening to a stereotypical meditation voice; sitting still; closing your eyes; being silent. S
So, Levey founded WAVE with Brad Warsh, a startup working on a subscription-based meditation app and pillow that just raised $5.65 million in seed funding.
This infusion of cash came from a group of investors, including CrossLink Capital, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Collaborative Fund, and Ludlow Ventures.
WAVE mixes guided meditation with music on an app, and a pillow that vibrates according to the beat, said Levey, the CEO of the company. Read rest here.