Pillar Companies

Pillar is the first capital in for founders building the next-generation of pillar companies in Boston. We’re proud investors in companies like these:

Algorand

algorand.com

Co-founded by Turing award winning MIT professor, Silvio Micali, Algorand's pure proof-of-stake protocol is the first of its kind to support the scale, open participation, and transaction finality for billions of users.

“[Some investors] are scared of new technology—Pillar believed in what we were trying to do when others were looking for a more sure bet.”
Silvio
Algorand

Asimov

asimov.io

Asimov engineers living cells using synthetic biology, biophysics, and machine learning, to enable the next generation of therapeutics and molecular manufacturing.

Asimov

Cake

joincake.com

Cake lets you explore, document, and share all your health, legal, funeral, and legacy decisions in an end-of-life plan.

Cake

Circle

circle.com

Cirlce is a global crypto finance company on a mission to make it possible for anyone, anywhere to help change the global economy.

Circle

Desktop Metal

desktopmetal.com

Desktop Metal is reinventing the way engineering and manufacturing teams produce metal parts - from prototyping through mass production.

Desktop Metal

Edgewise

edgewise.net

Edgewise verifies software before it communicates to make microsegmentation simpler and more secure.

Edgewise

GRO Biosciences

grobio.com

GRO Biosciences is leveraging breakthrough technologies from computational protein design and synthetic biology to develop best-in-class protein therapeutics.

GRO Biosciences

Higharc

higharc.com

Higharc automatically generates 3D home plans based on your needs, letting you access a custom home design without hiring an architect.

Higharc

Hometap

hometap.com

Hometap provides near-immediate access to funds for homeowners to address important financial needs or to pursue future opportunities.

Hometap

Jellyfish

jellyfish.co

Jellyfish creates transparency and accountability to drive engineering team productivity.

Jellyfish

Kite

kite.com

Kite is a free autocomplete for Python developers. Code faster with the Kite plugin for your code editor

Kite

Kiwi

kiwi.aero

Kiwi Aero's first in kind delivery vehicles provide all of the benefits of aerial fertilizer application by helicopter or plane with a significantly reduced cost per acre.

Kiwi

Kuebix

kuebix.com

Kuebix is a next generation SaaS TMS that is changing how businesses of all sizes purchase freight.

Kuebix

Kula Bio

kulabio.com

Kula Bio champions sustainable, biological solutions for modern agriculture, super-charging natural nitrogen-fixing microbes with renewable energy in order to deliver reliable, low-cost organic biofertilizers.

Kula Bio

LBRY

lbry.com

LBRY is a free, open, and community-run streaming media marketplace, where you own your data, you control the network, and you are the network.

LBRY

Neural Magic

neuralmagic.com

Neural Magic exists to unlock ubiquitous compute resources for machine learning, breaking through the limitations of hardware accelerators.

Neural Magic

PathAI

www.pathai.com

PathAI is the world’s leading provider of AI-powered technology for the pathology laboratory.

“Pillar are a truly differentiated VC firm, including a deep network of accomplished CEOs, a great set of investors, and a focus on building important companies solving fundamental problems in science, medicine and technology.”
Andy
PathAI

PillPack

pillpack.com

PillPack is a full-service online pharmacy that packages your medication and delivers to your door every month.

PillPack

Rekener

rekener.com

Rekener's Sales Rep Scorecards are the sales management solution for modern, data-driven sales leaders.

Rekener

Scripta

scriptasavings.com

Scripta allows you to take control of your pharmacy benefit spend. Every transaction. Every employee. Every day.

Scripta

Simbe Robotics

simberobotics.com

Simbe Robotics' Tally is a powertool robot for your retail team that lets them deliver a better experience for your customers and a better bottom line for your business.

Simbe Robotics

Soofa

soofa.co

Soofa's digital connected signs let you discover your neighborhood, bringing bulletin boards into the 21st century.

Soofa

Talla

talla.com

Talla integrates with your existing systems and workflows to build machine learning models of common tasks, answer common questions.

Talla

Tracer

tracerhq.com

Tracer's Smart Ticket unlocks access to global distribution, while letting you control the entire lifcycle of the ticket––where it's sold, by whom, for how much, and who receives the earnings.

Tracer

Zapata

zapatacomputing.com

Zapata develops quantum computing software and algorithms to solve industry-critical problems.

Zapata

Algorand

algorand.com

Co-founded by Turing award winning MIT professor, Silvio Micali, Algorand's pure proof-of-stake protocol is the first of its kind to support the scale, open participation, and transaction finality for billions of users.

“[Some investors] are scared of new technology—Pillar believed in what we were trying to do when others were looking for a more sure bet.”
Silvio
Algorand

Asimov

asimov.io

Asimov engineers living cells using synthetic biology, biophysics, and machine learning, to enable the next generation of therapeutics and molecular manufacturing.

Asimov

Cake

joincake.com

Cake lets you explore, document, and share all your health, legal, funeral, and legacy decisions in an end-of-life plan.

Cake

Circle

circle.com

Cirlce is a global crypto finance company on a mission to make it possible for anyone, anywhere to help change the global economy.

Circle

Desktop Metal

desktopmetal.com

Desktop Metal is reinventing the way engineering and manufacturing teams produce metal parts - from prototyping through mass production.

Desktop Metal

Edgewise

edgewise.net

Edgewise verifies software before it communicates to make microsegmentation simpler and more secure.

Edgewise

GRO Biosciences

grobio.com

GRO Biosciences is leveraging breakthrough technologies from computational protein design and synthetic biology to develop best-in-class protein therapeutics.

GRO Biosciences

Higharc

higharc.com

Higharc automatically generates 3D home plans based on your needs, letting you access a custom home design without hiring an architect.

Higharc

Hometap

hometap.com

Hometap provides near-immediate access to funds for homeowners to address important financial needs or to pursue future opportunities.

Hometap

Jellyfish

jellyfish.co

Jellyfish creates transparency and accountability to drive engineering team productivity.

Jellyfish

Kite

kite.com

Kite is a free autocomplete for Python developers. Code faster with the Kite plugin for your code editor

Kite

Kiwi

kiwi.aero

Kiwi Aero's first in kind delivery vehicles provide all of the benefits of aerial fertilizer application by helicopter or plane with a significantly reduced cost per acre.

Kiwi

Kuebix

kuebix.com

Kuebix is a next generation SaaS TMS that is changing how businesses of all sizes purchase freight.

Kuebix

Kula Bio

kulabio.com

Kula Bio champions sustainable, biological solutions for modern agriculture, super-charging natural nitrogen-fixing microbes with renewable energy in order to deliver reliable, low-cost organic biofertilizers.

Kula Bio

LBRY

lbry.com

LBRY is a free, open, and community-run streaming media marketplace, where you own your data, you control the network, and you are the network.

LBRY

Neural Magic

neuralmagic.com

Neural Magic exists to unlock ubiquitous compute resources for machine learning, breaking through the limitations of hardware accelerators.

Neural Magic

PathAI

www.pathai.com

PathAI is the world’s leading provider of AI-powered technology for the pathology laboratory.

“Pillar are a truly differentiated VC firm, including a deep network of accomplished CEOs, a great set of investors, and a focus on building important companies solving fundamental problems in science, medicine and technology.”
Andy
PathAI

PillPack

pillpack.com

PillPack is a full-service online pharmacy that packages your medication and delivers to your door every month.

PillPack

Rekener

rekener.com

Rekener's Sales Rep Scorecards are the sales management solution for modern, data-driven sales leaders.

Rekener

Scripta

scriptasavings.com

Scripta allows you to take control of your pharmacy benefit spend. Every transaction. Every employee. Every day.

Scripta

Simbe Robotics

simberobotics.com

Simbe Robotics' Tally is a powertool robot for your retail team that lets them deliver a better experience for your customers and a better bottom line for your business.

Simbe Robotics

Soofa

soofa.co

Soofa's digital connected signs let you discover your neighborhood, bringing bulletin boards into the 21st century.

Soofa

Talla

talla.com

Talla integrates with your existing systems and workflows to build machine learning models of common tasks, answer common questions.

Talla

Tracer

tracerhq.com

Tracer's Smart Ticket unlocks access to global distribution, while letting you control the entire lifcycle of the ticket––where it's sold, by whom, for how much, and who receives the earnings.

Tracer

Zapata

zapatacomputing.com

Zapata develops quantum computing software and algorithms to solve industry-critical problems.

Zapata

Algorand

Algorand

“[Some investors] are scared of new technology—Pillar believed in what we were trying to do when others were looking for a more sure bet.”
Silvio

Co-founded by Turing award winning MIT professor, Silvio Micali, Algorand's pure proof-of-stake protocol is the first of its kind to support the scale, open participation, and transaction finality for billions of users.

algorand.com

Asimov

Asimov

Asimov engineers living cells using synthetic biology, biophysics, and machine learning, to enable the next generation of therapeutics and molecular manufacturing.

asimov.io

Cake

Cake

Cake lets you explore, document, and share all your health, legal, funeral, and legacy decisions in an end-of-life plan.

joincake.com

Circle

Circle

Cirlce is a global crypto finance company on a mission to make it possible for anyone, anywhere to help change the global economy.

circle.com

Desktop Metal

Desktop Metal

Desktop Metal is reinventing the way engineering and manufacturing teams produce metal parts - from prototyping through mass production.

desktopmetal.com

Edgewise

Edgewise

Edgewise verifies software before it communicates to make microsegmentation simpler and more secure.

edgewise.net

GRO Biosciences

GRO Biosciences

GRO Biosciences is leveraging breakthrough technologies from computational protein design and synthetic biology to develop best-in-class protein therapeutics.

grobio.com

Higharc

Higharc

Higharc automatically generates 3D home plans based on your needs, letting you access a custom home design without hiring an architect.

higharc.com

Hometap

Hometap

Hometap provides near-immediate access to funds for homeowners to address important financial needs or to pursue future opportunities.

hometap.com

Jellyfish

Jellyfish

Jellyfish creates transparency and accountability to drive engineering team productivity.

jellyfish.co

Kite

Kite

Kite is a free autocomplete for Python developers. Code faster with the Kite plugin for your code editor

kite.com

Kiwi

Kiwi

Kiwi Aero's first in kind delivery vehicles provide all of the benefits of aerial fertilizer application by helicopter or plane with a significantly reduced cost per acre.

kiwi.aero

Kuebix

Kuebix

Kuebix is a next generation SaaS TMS that is changing how businesses of all sizes purchase freight.

kuebix.com

Kula Bio

Kula Bio

Kula Bio champions sustainable, biological solutions for modern agriculture, super-charging natural nitrogen-fixing microbes with renewable energy in order to deliver reliable, low-cost organic biofertilizers.

kulabio.com

LBRY

LBRY

LBRY is a free, open, and community-run streaming media marketplace, where you own your data, you control the network, and you are the network.

lbry.com

Neural Magic

Neural Magic

Neural Magic exists to unlock ubiquitous compute resources for machine learning, breaking through the limitations of hardware accelerators.

neuralmagic.com

PathAI

PathAI

“Pillar are a truly differentiated VC firm, including a deep network of accomplished CEOs, a great set of investors, and a focus on building important companies solving fundamental problems in science, medicine and technology.”
Andy

PathAI is the world’s leading provider of AI-powered technology for the pathology laboratory.

www.pathai.com

PillPack

PillPack

PillPack is a full-service online pharmacy that packages your medication and delivers to your door every month.

pillpack.com

Rekener

Rekener

Rekener's Sales Rep Scorecards are the sales management solution for modern, data-driven sales leaders.

rekener.com

Scripta

Scripta

Scripta allows you to take control of your pharmacy benefit spend. Every transaction. Every employee. Every day.

scriptasavings.com

Simbe Robotics

Simbe Robotics

Simbe Robotics' Tally is a powertool robot for your retail team that lets them deliver a better experience for your customers and a better bottom line for your business.

simberobotics.com

Soofa

Soofa

Soofa's digital connected signs let you discover your neighborhood, bringing bulletin boards into the 21st century.

soofa.co

Talla

Talla

Talla integrates with your existing systems and workflows to build machine learning models of common tasks, answer common questions.

talla.com

Tracer

Tracer

Tracer's Smart Ticket unlocks access to global distribution, while letting you control the entire lifcycle of the ticket––where it's sold, by whom, for how much, and who receives the earnings.

tracerhq.com

Zapata

Zapata

Zapata develops quantum computing software and algorithms to solve industry-critical problems.

zapatacomputing.com