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The 16 Best Unicorn Startups in Texas

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Have you ever wondered which private companies in Texas have the highest valuations?

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There are lots of unicorn companies there, and it can be difficult to keep track of them all.

We've decided to take a deep dive and put together a list containing 16 Texas unicorn startups, from highest to lowest valuation.

The 16 Unicorns in Texas

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Caris Life Sciences

Caris Life Sciences

Caris Life Sciences enhances precision medicine by providing information about a patient's health to clinicians.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $7.83

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Irving

  • Started in:

    1996

  • Founders:

    David D. Halbert

  • Industries:

    Biotechnology, Health Care, Health Diagnostics, Medical

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,314.49M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    19

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HighRadius

HighRadius

HighRadius pioneered artificial intelligence in the financial services sector to create a next generation of treasury management and order-to-cash applications that have helped our customers reduce costs, increase cash flow, reduce risk, and better serve their customers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.10

    B (

    January 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2006

  • Founders:

    Sashi Narahari

  • Industries:

    Accounting, Artificial Intelligence, FinTech, Machine Learning, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $174.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Workrise

Workrise

Workrise is the leading marketplace for on-demand workers, work services, and everything else that delivers efficiency in the energy industry.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.90

    B (

    September 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Michael Witte, Sandeep Jain, Xuan Yong

  • Industries:

    Energy, Human Resources, Industrial, Marketplace, Online Portals, Public Safety, Service Industry

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $752.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    21

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o9 Solutions

o9 Solutions

O9 Solutions is a business management platform that provides the tools and services you need to change the way you operate your business, to enhance your customer experience, and grow your bottom line.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.70

    B (

    April 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Dallas

  • Started in:

    2009

  • Founders:

    Chakri Gottemukkala, Sanjiv S. Sidhu

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Digital Media, Enterprise Software, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $561.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    4

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ISN

ISN

ISN Software is a global information service company, providing consulting and evaluation services to the financial industry.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    December 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Dallas

  • Started in:

    2001

  • Founders:

    William Addy

  • Industries:

    Information Services, Information Technology, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $397.86M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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LTK

LTK

LTK is a global creator commerce platform that empowers thousands of digital lifestyle influencers to achieve economic success.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Dallas

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Amber Venz Box, Baxter Box

  • Industries:

    Digital Media, Fashion, Internet, Retail

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $315.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    3

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ZenBusiness

ZenBusiness

Zenbusiness offers business products and services that help business owners in starting, running, and growing a business.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.70

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    JC Glancy, Rafael Lopez, Ross Buhrdorf, Ryan Pitylak, Shanaz Hemmati

  • Industries:

    Business Development, Business Information Systems, Internet

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $275.75M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    20

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Solugen

Solugen

Solugen is a specialty chemicals ​manufacturer creating chemistries that are safe, cost-effective, and environmentally-friendly.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.50

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Gaurab Chakrabarti, Sean Hunt

  • Industries:

    Biopharma, Biotechnology, GreenTech, Manufacturing

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $443.07M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    23

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SparkCognition

SparkCognition

SparkCognition is an AI technology startup operating a machine learning software to analyze increasingly complex data stores.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    January 2022

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Amir Husain

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Machine Learning

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $203.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    31

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Everly Health

Everly Health

Everly Health is better healthcare is achieved when everyone has access to modern, diagnostics-driven care.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.30

    B (

    December 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Julia Cheek

  • Industries:

    Health Care, Health Diagnostics

  • Number of employees:

    No Data

  • Funding Amount:

    $230.55M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    No Data

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Fundbox

Fundbox

Fundbox is an AI-powered financial platform for small businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Plano

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Eyal Shinar, Tomer Michaeli, Yuval Ariav

  • Industries:

    B2B, Financial Services, FinTech, Payments, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $553.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    35

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Firefly Aerospace

Firefly Aerospace

Firefly Aerospace is a provider of economical and dependable launch vehicles, spacecraft, and in-space services for small payloads.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Cedar Park

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Eric Salwan, Maureen Gannon, Max Polyakov, Michael Blum, PJ King, Thomas Markusic

  • Industries:

    Aerospace, Air Transportation, Satellite Communication, Space Travel

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $100.25M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Axiom Space

Axiom Space

Axiom Space is an international company developing a commercial space station for the purpose of conducting scientific research and manufacturing products requiring weightlessness.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Kam Ghaffarian, Michael Suffredini

  • Industries:

    Advanced Materials, Aerospace, Industrial Manufacturing, Space Travel

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $230.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    23

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Iodine Software

Iodine Software

Iodine Software is a provider of healthcare software with the latest technologies like machine learning to improve patient care.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    December 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    William Chan

  • Industries:

    Health Care, Health Diagnostics, Machine Learning, Medical Device, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $492.05M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    2

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Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott Lifestyle Brand Offering Fashion Jewelry, Fine Jewelry, Home Goods & Beauty

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    December 2016

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2002

  • Founders:

    Kendra Scott

  • Industries:

    Fashion, Jewelry, Women's

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $475.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    2

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The Zebra

The Zebra

The Zebra operates as an online insurance comparison marketplace, giving users access to the most affordable rates available. They allow everyday people to provide real-time feedback to their providers for better service.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Austin

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Adam Lyons, Joshua Dziabiak

  • Industries:

    Insurance, Marketplace, Price Comparison, Search Engine

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $255.08M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    13

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