How a young entrepreneur from Detroit disrupted eSports and why Science got on board.


Dollar Shave Club

Dollar Shave Club is a global leader in personal grooming products. Launched in Los Angeles with investment and incubation from Science, they were successfully acquired by Unilever in 2016.


Recent Investments & Incubations

  • 8base

    Easily build and deploy blockchain and traditional enterprise software applications using 8base's serverless chassis extensible platform.

  • Acre

    An app for micro-investing in cryptocurrency.

  • August Home Acquired

    Smarter home access products and services including the award winning August Smart Lock.

  • Bird

    Last mile scooter service.

  • CarBlip

    Redefining the car buying experience.

  • Carbon Robotics

    Redefining the relationship between human and machine.

  • Cladwell

    Helps you create more outfits with fewer items.

  • Dollar Shave Club Acquired

    Makes and delivers everything you need to look, feel, and shave like a million bucks—without paying it.

  • DogVacay Acquired

    A leading network of pet sitters and care providers

  • Earny

    Get money back automatically on purchases when prices drop.

  • Empirical Spirits

    Cutting edge distiller of artisanal spirits, with a goal to transform the global spirit business. Currently fundraising.

  • EventUp Acquired

    Find your perfect event space with venues listed in over 300 cities.

  • FameBitAcquired

    Acquired The premium marketplace for branded content.

  • Future Life

    The leading video horoscope and astrology network led by celebrity astrologer David Palmer.

  • Pop Inc.

    Marketplace and SDK for filter and sticker graphics.

  • Grove Collaborative

    Curated, subscription-based marketplace of natural home & personal care products

  • Handstand

    A gym in the palm of your hand with personal 1:1 training, weekly fitness plans, and daily video workouts.

  • Hello SocietyAcquired

    Acquired Influencer powered social media marketing.

  • Homework Helper

    Helping students get better grades by offering 24/7 mobile homework support.

  • ICO Watchdog

    Real-time cryptocurrency alerts.

  • Loop

    A platform for the most exclusive events on campus.

  • Mammoth Media

    The world's only mobile-first media company, behind top App Store 100 apps Yarn and Wishbone

  • Medium Corporation

    Ideas and perspectives you won’t find anywhere else.

  • MeUndies

    The world's most comfortable underwear.

  • PlayVS

    Play and stay up-to-date on high school esports.

  • PlayhavenAcquired

    Acquired Connecting advertisers to premium audiences through efficient programmatic channels.

  • Plowz & Mowz

    Your on-demand solution for the most burdensome home chores.

  • Pray

    Join your faith community.

  • Ride

    Santa Monica Mobility Last mile scooter service.

  • Rover

    The nation’s largest network of 5‑star pet sitters and dog walkers.

  • Rockyou

    Connecting advertisers to premium audiences through efficient programmatic and premium direct channels.


    Connecting the world's global inventory to the blockchain.

  • SpringRole

    Attested professional profiles with linked rewards on blockchain.

  • Stance

    A premium sock brand dedicated to the spirit of individuality.

  • Superfly LabsAcquired

    Realtime mobile video broadcasting and social gaming platform.

  • Tarukino

    Developer of millennial-focused beverages with enhanced flavors and benefits. Currently looking at financing and exit opportunities.

  • This Is Ground

    Customizable handmade leather products blending Old World craftsmanship with futuristic design.

  • Toonstar

    Livestream + watch + interact with cartoon characters in a completely new way.

  • Unlocked

    The Anime & Pop Culture Streaming Network.

  • Urban Remedy

    Fresh organic, ready-to-eat meals, juices and snacks delivered to your door.

  • Wealthfront

    Develops a plan around your personal goals and invests your money to help achieve them.

  • Zen

    Content app helping users live a happier, healthier and more balanced life.