Exclusive: Tampa public company founder raises $100M for new insurance tech startup

December 21, 2021

A Tampa-based insurance tech startup has closed a $100 million round in its first foray into the funding world.

Slide was founded by Bruce Lucas, who previously founded Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG). He served as the company’s CEO until 2020, before leaving and launching his latest venture this September.

The company has raised a $100 million hyper-local Series A round, it told the Business Journal exclusively, Friday.

The company, which expects to launch to the public next quarter, is a full-stack provider that uses artificial intelligence, machine learning and data to let users choose their coverage for budgets and unique needs. The company has roughly a dozen employees…

CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE

Related Posts

Synapse Florida Announces Innovation Awards Finalists

Synapse Florida Announces Innovation Awards Finalists

Innovation Award Finalists Demonstrate Excellence, Innovation, and Tenacity will Present at the Synapse Summit   Synapse Summit, the premier event that brings people together to connect, educate, and celebrate Florida’s innovation, today announced the finalists...

Top 10 Reasons to Attend Synapse Summit

Top 10 Reasons to Attend Synapse Summit

Ask anyone, and they'll tell you just how much there is to experience at Synapse Summit. With three floors of the venue packed with thousands of attendees, 150 exhibitors, and 40 sessions, there is plenty to experience at Florida's premier innovation event. These are...