- RealWear raises $17 million in Series A funding round led by Columbia Ventures Corporation
- RealWear is ahead of competition with a solutions-oriented wearable device for industry that has already shipped with strong partners and customer deployments
- Funding will accelerate production and meet global demand for HMT-1
- HMT-1 is the world’s first AR wearable designed for extreme industrial environments
Today RealWear™ announced that it has raised $17 million in its Series A funding round led by Columbia Ventures Corporation. The funding will be used to meet the market’s demand for a hands-free communications and connected experience for industry. RealWear’s flagship product, the HMT-1® device, is the first fully voice-controlled ultra-rugged wearable device using augmented-reality (AR) for noisy industrial environments including oil and gas, telecommunications, utilities and manufacturing.