Audio platform Vobble secures Seed round led by Lumikai

Audio platform Vobble secures Seed round led by Lumikai

Vobble, an innovative audio-first immersive media platform for children aged between 4 and 12, has recently secured a seed funding round of $1 million. This funding round was led by Lumikai Capital, a gaming and interactive media fund. The round also saw participation from Blume Founders Fund and multiple other tech founders and CEO angels.

About Vobble

Founded in 2022 by Neha Sharma and Sowmya Jagannath, Vobble offers a unique blend of story series, podcasts, music, and audio shows. Each piece of content is produced with dialogues, sound effects, and immersive background scores, providing an enriching auditory experience. The platform aims to foster positive development in children through skill-based story series, informative and quiz-based podcasts, and habit-forming music.

The Funding and Future Plans

The fresh funds will be used for product and team development, increasing user retention, and improving its net promoter score. The company plans to expand its user base while enabling them to find the right product-market fit. As an early-stage company, Vobble will continue to focus on its product development and further enhance its AI capabilities.

Partnerships and Products

Vobble has partnered with publishers like HarperCollins, Scholastic, Rebel Girls, Tulika, Hasbro (Peppa & Monopoly), and Amar Chitra Katha to highlight and aim to cater quality products. The company’s flagship product, The Vobble Box, includes kid-safe headphones, and activity books. It offers an approach to storytelling that nurtures imagination and encourages learning.

A Word from the Founders

Neha Sharma, Co-Founder & CEO, of Vobble, said, “At Vobble, we’re not just launching a product; we’re igniting a revolution in the children’s audio category. We aim to craft a lasting legacy that inspires and innovates, impacting a new generation through the power of audio and audio-enhanced products.” Sowmya Jagannath, Co-Founder & CPO, reiterated Vobble’s commitment: “Audio is a new category for kids, and we are keenly listening to our customers and market as we evolve our product.”

With this funding, Vobble is set to transform the landscape of children’s audio content. The company’s innovative approach and commitment to quality make it a promising player in the ed-tech space.