Olio Devices Teams Up With Nordstrom For First National Retail Partnership

Serra Capital II company Olio Devices announced on May 10 that after selling out of four limited edition batches of their Olio Model One smartwatch, the company has partnered with Nordstrom. 

While select styles of the Model One have been available on Nordstrom’s website since late January, this announcement is representative of a larger expansion for Olio, as the brand looks to increase its presence in high-end brick and mortar retailers.

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Olio Devices Listed Among 42 Disruptive Wearables Companies by CB Insights

Olio Devices, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, was recently listed among 42 “disruptive wearables” companies by CB Insights. Olio Devices creates luxury lifestyle products for the modern professional by collaborating with brand name fashion designers.

The next step in computing beyond smartphones and tablets could be wearables. Startups in the space are taking aim at large industries like apparel and healthcare. The selected 42 companies raised a combined $1.9B in investment over 105 deals. More than one quarter of the chosen startups were early stage companies. Serra Ventures was one among two listed as investors of Olio.

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Olio Devices Paves The Way For Wearable Tech

Olio Devices, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, was featured on fashiontimes.com on August 13. CEO Steve Jacobs shares the origins of Olio and how they are paving the way with high tech, yet fashionable technologies.

The Olio Devices team debuted its first limited collection of roll-out of watches called the Model One on March 26 of this year. After quickly selling out of its first round of Black and Steel Model Ones, the brand recently released a follow up collection of limited edition timepieces at the very end of July.

Source: http://www.fashiontimes.com/articles/22873...

Olio Devices Featured on Wearables.com

Olio Devices creates luxury lifestyle products for the modern professional by collaborating with brand name fashion designers. The Serra Capital II portfolio company was featured on wearables.com on July 30, in an article titled “Olio Devices CEO: How Apple, Google and Samsung are getting wearables wrong.”

Steve Jacobs, founder and CEO of Olio Devices, has just closed a $10.2 million round of investment for his luxury watch company and in the article explains why his company is the premier company selling luxury smartwatches.

Source: http://www.wareable.com/meet-the-boss/olio...

Olio Featured on TechCrunch

Olio Devices, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, was featured on techcrunch.com on March 26. Olio creates luxury lifestyle products for the modern professional by collaborating with brand name fashion designers.  Pre-orders are currently being taken for the company’s first product, a luxury smartwatch. The watch will officially launch this summer.