Betting On IoT: 10 Startups That Landed Funding This Spring


Pepper in March announced it has received a Series B funding round of $8.5 million from an array of investors including Leawood Ventures, the KCRise Fund, and Royal Street Ventures.

The IoT platform provider said that its latest funding round would help support the launch of several IoT products in the future, as well as build out global mass market channels in the coming months.

Pepper has created an IoT operating system and service delivery platform that enables enterprises to launch scalable IoT products and services.

"It's exciting to have an elite team of investors as well as our world-class design partner argodesign on board to help make our vision a reality," said Scott Ford, chief executive officer of Pepper, in a statement.