We are hosting a fireside chat with Julie and D Sharma founders of meditation.live, a platform that provides enterprise and consumer wellness solutions, in July of 2018, they launched its main app out of beta in April of that year followed by a consumer app in July. In September, they announced $3 million in venture funding to expand their subscription model globally. Raised $3 million from Softbank in the third quarter of 2019. In total, the company has raised $5.5 million, according to Crunchbase.
Julie Sharma has more than a decade of experience spearheading accounting and operations teams, helping business to thrive efficiently at scale. Julie now owns a spot as a female founder and entrepreneur in the wellness industry. After experiencing burnout in the corporate world, Julie decided to take a step back from the New York hustle to travel the world for a year to study meditation. Julie returned and utilized her corporate leadership skills and passion for meditation to co-found meditation.live, the wellness company that brings meditation to anyone, anywhere. Today, Julie is responsible for acquiring teachers, overseeing app content and overall company culture, finance and HR at meditation.live, helping the company pursue their goal of inspiring people to find their purpose.