Conserv, BirminghamStartup for art and culture in Alabama, Founded by $3M in Series A funding.
TheRound was led by Benson Capital Partners. AdditionalThis round and previous rounds included institutional investors Bonaventure Capital, Timberline Holdings, Jemison Investment Company along with some angel investors from around the United States.
TheThe company plans to use the funds for expansion in the United States and Europe.
Founded in 2018 in Birmingham, AL by Austin Senseman (CEO) and Nathan McMinn (CTO), Conserv provides an environmental monitoring platform that combines traditional environmental data from wireless sensors and pest management data to give preservation professionals an overview of risks facingTheir collections to preserve shared cultural heritage inMuseums, libraries, archives, historic properties, and other institutions. LoRaWAN sensors are wirelessly set up and maintained inComplex environments.
ConservIt now has over 300 customers inThe last 18 month. Smithsonian Libraries Archives, Massachusetts State Libraries, MuseumThis is Modern Art, and Birmingham Civil Rights InstituteThese collections are some of the ones that have used the platform to improve their environmental monitoring efforts.
InClose the round in May, ConservA team of experts was assembled. Yadin LarochettePreviously Museum Conservation Liaisonat Tru Vue, joined as President; Dave Masom, formerly VP Productat Pack HealthAssembled as Chief Product Officer. TheThe team now has eleven employees and four full-time conservators.