Future Unicorn🦄 #221: Runway
Professional video editing powered by machine learning
The Quild Future Unicorn highlights one future of work early-stage startup with statistically significant signals of becoming a unicorn.
Runway develops creative tools designed to bring the benefits of artificial intelligence to creative projects. The company's tools use original image and video creation techniques inventing interfaces for synthetic manipulation and editing using text to edit video and create a video.
Founders: Alejandro, Cristobal (CEO), Anastasis (CTO)
Alejandro founded Deenty, an online booking platform for dentists, which raised from Magma Partners and 500 Startups
Anastasis was an engineer at Chartbeat (1+ years) and Zocdoc (<1 year)
Top university alumni
Alejandro graduated from New York University (MS)
Cristobal graduated from New York University (MS)
Anastasis graduated from New York University (MS)
Coatue led series B
Amplify Partners led series A