Warby Parker Raises $36.8M

Posted Sep 10, 2012

Warby Park is a trendy eyeglass company that has raised $36.8 million in a new round of venture capital funding according to a regulatory filing.  The total round could hit around $40 million.

General Catalyst Partners has led this round of funding.  Joel Cutler is joining Warby Parker board of directors.  Lee Fixel of Tiger Global Management and Warby Parker co-founder Andrew Hunt (VC at Highland Capital Management) are two outside directors for Warby Parker.

Warby Parker raised over $13 million from Tiger Global Management, First Round Capital, SV Angel, Lerer Ventures, Menlo Ventures, and Thrive Capital.