Number of employees: 6-15
Investors: Google Ventures, Nexus Venture Partners
Astrid is a personal assistant that helps people manage their to-dos on the iPhone, Android, and the web by connecting them to the people and products to help them get it things done.
Astrid is a social productivity platform that helps people get stuff done with engaging reminders and social pressure. It is simple enough for the casual list-maker but scales to the GTD life-hacker. It is used by college students to share workouts, busy mothers to families, and business teams to manage companies.
Users share goals from an iPhone, Android or web app privately to friends or colleagues, or publicly on Facebook or Twitter. Invited guest can add or complete tasks, comment via email and monitor progress with mobile notifications.
With the understanding that to-do lists are repositories of intent, Astrid seeks to execute on that intent through products and services to gain a meaningful share of the mobile growing e-commerce space.
Astrid syncs across multiple platforms (Android, iOS, and the web), leverages strengths of strategic partnership and has hundreds of thousands of passionate users.