Psychedelics. Meditation. Nicotine. Endorphins. The smell of vanilla. Massage. Jazz.
Delightful Moments such as these are part of all human experience: the small, but powerful, separations from the daily humdrum when we feel stronger, calmer, more joyful, more in control, more distant from pain and anxiety.
Now, a range of new technologies has the potential to deliver these experiences. They range from transforming the human (genetics, neurosciences), to creating new forms of human chemistry (personal pharma), to changing human experience rather than the body (virtual and augmented reality).
By investing in these tech vectors of happiness, Joyance Partners is the first venture fund focused on health experience, not process.
Delightful Moments are part of all human experience. What is your Delightful Moment?
It’s clear that the next billion people online will bring a host of opportunities, changes, and problems to be solved.
Our unique investment strategy enables us to discern trends in tech and human behavior, sometimes long before they become widely recognized.
Valuable, from-the-trenches wisdom from startup executive Tri Tran.
Lately, we are seeing Notes and SAFEs with no option for a discount. We think this is a terrible idea.
Managing Partner Mike Edelhart explains our innovative, data-driven approach to investing.