See More

Sleek, the Web3 Social Network, Raises $5 Million to Power the Ownership Economy

2 mins
Updated by Geraint Price
Join our Trading Community on Telegram
Editorial Note: The following content does not reflect the views or opinions of BeInCrypto. It is provided for informational purposes only and should not be interpreted as financial advice. Please conduct your own research before making any investment decisions.

Sleek, a Web3 social network, today announces they have successfully raised $5 million in a seed round, enabling them to power the ownership economy and bring blockchain-powered social media to the masses.

Officially launched in April 2023, the company aims to revolutionize human connection by making networking simple, fun, and productive. Sleek offers a comprehensive platform that enables users to seamlessly exchange information, onboard new people into their network, as well as incentivize community building via Web3 Social Finance (SocialFi) business models. For the very first time, users can directly monetize their content and social capital to become a new class of creators.

Sleek’s first product, Sleek Card, was designed to empower Web3 professionals to network in person. Each card creates a blockchain wallet and a decentralized identity for each user, seamlessly onboarding individuals into the Web3 space. Sleek Card leverages NFC technology and its proprietary messaging bot to help users efficiently capture data and manage contacts, creating powerful on-chain social graphs.

To date, the Sleek Card has powered over 300,000 connections, solidifying its position as a leading player in the Web3 space. Sleek Card has also partnered with Solana Hacker Houses, Coinfest, Digital Art Fair, and NFTNow to bring innovative event experiences to life. 

“We are launching monetization models in our platform that are only possible through the blockchain, so talented creators from various verticals who don’t have a full team supporting them can earn sustainably”, said co-founder, Tania Tse.  

“Leveraging our own experiences and lessons learned, we are building applications alongside our users to power the future of Web3 social”, said co-founder, Chase Guo.

In the first half of 2024, Sleek will launch an open marketplace that empowers domain experts to become creators by tokenizing their knowledge into liquid and accessible assets. The future holds the promise of a more equitable, user-centric, and transparent digital social landscape.

Sleek’s investors include Binance Labs, Shima Capital, Spartan Group, Symbolic Capital, Genblock Capital, Big Brain Holdings, Market Across, Emirates Consortium, Arkstream, Perridon, GBV, and several angel investors. Binance Labs, the VC arm of Binance, invested in Sleek through the Binance Labs Incubation Program.

With blockchain-based social assets and a suite of pioneering products, Sleek is poised to reshape the social networking landscape and open new doors for creators to prosper in the Web3 era.

About Sleek

Sleek is a Hong Kong-based Web3 social network that revolutionizes authentic human connection in the digital age. Their mission is to power the ownership economy and bring blockchain-powered social media to the masses.

Sleek’s platform consists of Sleek Card and a knowledge marketplace launching in the first half of 2024. Sleek Card is an identity platform for seamless networking in person. Sleek’s NFC cards and proprietary messaging bot bring together the user’s collective identities with a single tap, facilitating more than 300,000 connections and powering over 60 global events. Sleek’s knowledge marketplace facilitates the discovery of domain experts who can monetize directly with consumers.

For more information visit Sleek’s: Official Website | Twitter |Telegram 

Top crypto projects in the US | July 2024
Harambe AI Harambe AI Explore
Uphold Uphold Explore
Exodus Exodus Explore
Coinbase Coinbase Explore
Chain GPT Chain GPT Explore
Top crypto projects in the US | July 2024
Harambe AI Harambe AI Explore
Uphold Uphold Explore
Exodus Exodus Explore
Coinbase Coinbase Explore
Chain GPT Chain GPT Explore
Top crypto projects in the US | July 2024

Disclaimer

This article contains a press release provided by an external source and may not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of BeInCrypto. In compliance with the Trust Project guidelines, BeInCrypto remains committed to transparent and unbiased reporting. Readers are advised to verify information independently and consult with a professional before making decisions based on this press release content. Please note that our Terms and ConditionsPrivacy Policy, and Disclaimers have been updated.

images-e1706008039676.jpeg
Advertorial
Advertorial is the universal author name for all the sponsored content provided by BeInCrypto partners. Therefore, these articles, created by third parties for promotional purposes, may not align with BeInCrypto views or opinion. Although we make efforts to verify the credibility of featured projects, these pieces are intended for advertising and should not be regarded as financial advice. Readers are encouraged to conduct independent research (DYOR) and exercise caution. Decisions based on...
READ FULL BIO
Sponsored
Sponsored