2021 Best Tech Startups in Long Beach

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Long Beach, California. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. Zwift


Founded: 2014

Also honored in:

“Zwift is an interactive fitness entertainment platform that brings the excitement and camaraderie of outdoor cycling indoors. It transforms monotonous solo indoor cycling workouts into dynamic and social adventures that entertain and motivate.

Our vision is to create a safe, convenient and accessible platform that motivates our community to achieve a healthy lifestyle by making indoor cycling entertaining and socially engaging. We’re building a new ecosystem that fosters connections and spawns communities, aligning the interests of all stakeholders to encourage collaboration that lifts the entire industry.

Ride On.”

2. myKaarma


Founded: 2012

Also honored in: 

“Convenience for Customers, Profits for Dealers

myKaarma is a cloud based software company that focuses on enhancing the retail experience for service departments of car dealerships. The myKaarma app gives the dealership the ability to offer 21st century technology such as digital conversations (Text, Email, Voice) and smart payment systems (Mobile, POS) with auto-reconciliation all in one application that seamlessly integrates with their current DMS.”

3. Funraise


Founded: 2015

“Funraise provides exceptional, innovative, and friendly fundraising technology. Built on a foundation of nonprofit experience and innovation, our state-of-the-art platform integrates every critical aspect of fundraising management into a single platform to make it enjoyable for organizations to create impact around the world. We believe in the organizations that we support and are proud to be part of the relationships that they build with their donors. That’s why organizations like Red Nose Day (Comic Relief) and National Wildlife Federation trust us to power their fundraising. Our philosophy is simple: we’re all in this together.

Our team is growing and we’re looking for candidates across a number of disciplines from Customer Success, Account Executives, Software Development, and Marketing. Take a peek:”

4. The Closing Exchange

The Closing Exchange

Founded: 2017

“Welcome to The Closing Exchange…A Dynamic Vendor Management company.

Managed by former executives of Top 5 Lenders, a Top 4 Title Underwriter, and a former President of a National Title Agency, we’ve built a Signing Services Company “The Way You and I Would Want…A Business Partner…not just a Vendor”.

Compliant. Secure. Efficient. Tailored to your needs and easy to do business with.”

5. ComFreight


Founded: 2013

“ComFreight automates the invoicing and payment advance process for logistics (HaulPay). ComFreight also provides a mobile freight marketplace. ComFreight develops leading technology that digitizes and automates workflows for trucking and logistics while delivering capital.”

6. Momentum IoT

Momentum IoT

Founded: 2017

Also honored in: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Long Beach

“Momentum IoT helps small and mid-sized fleet managers locate and manage their trucks, trailers, heavy and light equipment with kickass 4th gen GPS and telematics tracking solutions.

Momentum IoT devices are 100% cloud-managed, running on our cloud-based IoT management tools. This means we deploy without field-application engineering, with the latest CAT-M1 technology.”



Founded: 2018

Also honored in: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Long Beach

“Lyft meets Waze of Retail Visibility. 24hrs. On Demand.

The 1st on-demand platform for Brands + Retailers to gather global product data from everyday shoppers, instead of workforces. Anytime + anywhere in 24hrs.”