Jiobit raises $6.5M to grow its team and product portfolio
November 19, 2018 — The wearables company that makes a device for parents to keep track of their children — there’s also a Jiobit for pets — has raised $6.5 million in new funding. NETGEAR — yes, the company that made your router — provided funding, as did...
Jiobit for Pets: Interview with entrepreneur John Renaldi
February 27, 2019 — Jiobit is a wireless location technology company based in Chicago that is proud to announce the release of "Jiobit for Pets” which is the smallest location monitor available that can be used to track and protect pets of all sizes.
Review: Jiobit Location Monitor
February 27, 2019 — When my 4-year-old took off down the trail, I resisted the urge to sprint after her. Instead, I opened the Jiobit app and turned on Live Mode.When my 4-year-old took off down the trail, I resisted the urge to sprint after her. Instead, I opened...
Built In Chicago’s 50 Startups to Watch in 2019
February 5, 2019 — Joibit makes connected sensors that help users keep track of their loved ones, whether they’re children, aging parents or pets. The small, water- and tamper-proof devices boast a battery life of around two weeks, and the company puts a serious emphas
This GENIUS New Tech Product Is For Parents Worried About Ever Losing Their Kids
January 13, 2019 — "Parents like to keep their kids close in public crowded places, and Jiobit is an extra precaution and peace of mind for them," Lindsay Slutzky, CMO of Jiobit, told POPSUGAR. But the use goes far beyond just finding peace of mind in crowded places.
Netgear has invested in a kid-tracking tech startup, Jiobit
November 19, 2018 — Netgear, probably best known for its consumer routers and modems, was part of a group that invested $6.5 million in Jiobit, a company that makes GPS trackers that can be put on children's clothes. Overall, Jiobit has raised $11 million...