Voatz

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Voatz

Public Sector · Privacy & Cyber Security

Mobile election voting platform

United States, Boston
$9.8M
Total amount raised
2015
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re Voatz!


Voatz is a mobile elections platform that makes it possible to vote from a mobile device by leveraging the security built into the latest versions of smartphone technology, and the immutability of the blockchain.

Key objective

Voatz is on a mission to make voting safer and more accessible. All citizens have a right to vote regardless of their circumstan

Use cases

Voting

Funding

Received funding
$9,760,000
Total amount raised
5
Rounds
14
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
$7,000,000
Series A
Medici Ventures
Oakhouse Partners
Techstars Ventures
Urban Innovation Fund
$2,590,000
Seed
Joe Caruso
Medici Ventures
Oakhouse Partners
Tom Williams
Urban Innovation Fund
Walnut Ventures
Walt Winshall
$50,000
Grant
MassChallenge
N/A
Incubator/Accelerator
MassChallenge
$120,000
Seed
Techstars

News

Blockchain Bites: Tether’s Dispute, Buterin’s Fix and 3 Reasons for Bitcoin’s Sell-Off

Tether disputes allegations of market manipulation, Vitalik Buterin proposes a fix for Ethereum's high gas fees and Voatz weighs in during a federal trial.


8 months ago


General news
Tether
Bitcoin
Ethereum
Voatz

Michigan Democratic convention performed virtually using Voatz blockchain app

.On 2 September 2020, election voting app Voatz announced that it successfully completed a virtual convention with the Michigan Democratic Party. This was the first time participants selected Supreme Court nominees virtually. Candidates for Michigan’s Board of Education and boards of multiple universities were also nominated during the convention. Almost 2,000 delegates used Voatz’s app to submit...


8 months ago


Product update/release
Voatz

Blockchain voting: Voatz app gets endorsement as US Postal Service applies for patent

The United States Postal Service (USPS) applied for a patent for a blockchain-based voting system published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on 13 August 2020. The system will aim to ensure election results have not been compromised, with blockchain able to securely track the necessary data to confirm that the electronic vote remains unaltered. Additionally,...


9 months ago


Product update/release
Voatz

Blockchain voting from Overstock-backed Voatz used for Arizona party convention

Yesterday, blockchain-based voting platform Voatz said it held a virtual convention for the Arizona State Republican Party. The event included live video and telephonic conversations between political representatives and their constituents. The Republican Party Convention is an event where party members select nominees for the state or presidential elections. Generally, the event is held physically, but the...


a year ago


General news
Overstock
Voatz

Controversial Blockchain Voting App Used at Republican Convention

Voatz app was praised by the Utah GOP chairman amid recent reports on their security...


a year ago


General news
Voatz