Stride Raises Funding from Moderne Ventures
Stride, a San Francisco, CA-based portable benefits platform for independent contractors, raised an undisclosed amount in additional funding from Moderne Ventures. The company intends to use the funds to bring its portable benefits to real estate agents nationwide in partnership with Moderne, and to continue expansion of its benefits marketplace. The benefits are accessible in a co-branded benefits hub and come at no cost to the business. Stride partners with work platforms and employers of non-benefited workers including Uber, Postmates, DoorDash, GrubHub, Rover, Care.com, TaskRabbit, Keller Williams so they can provide their workers with access to a full marketplace of health and wealth benefits and perks. The company is backed by Venrock, New Enterprise Associates, F-Prime Capital Partners, and Moderne Ventures.