Piggy raises $7.7M for mobile content creation app

by | Nov 22, 2022 | Technology

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Piggy has raised $7.7 million for its mobile content creation app that enables usersto easily create documents, presentations, invitations, and more, directly from their mobilephones.

The Piggy platform launches today on ProductHunt. It is available for download worldwide onthe Apple App Store and Google Play Store as a free, unmonetized service.

Software investor Insight Partners led the round, and other investors include Remagine Ventures, Stardom Ventures, and others.

The Tel Aviv, Israel-based company said it empowers users to create and share visual and interactive mobile documents that communicate their unique ideas, stories and thoughts while leveraging social media standards.

“With Piggy, you can create documents in the same way that you create social media posts. It’smobile, interactive, supports all types of media, and makes it easy and fun to achieve stunningresults,” said CEO Shaul Olmert, in a statement. “The company overview deck created using Piggy demonstrated the platform’s capabilities to investors, and convinced them of the product’s potential.”

The Tel Aviv-based startup, was founded in late 2020 by Shaul Olmert and Ilan Leibovitch, bothsecond-time entrepreneurs, having founded Playbuzz (now known as Ex.co) and Rounds(acquired by Kik Interactive), respectively. Piggy employs 15 people.

“Piggy enables the authoring of pure mobile content, harnessing the creativity and engagementof Gen-Z users to express themselves in the most native and natural way,” said Jeff Horing, managing partner at Insight Partners, in a statement. “As mobile devices tak …

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