Hugo Raises USD 6.1M to Make Remote Meetings Productive

Hugo, the connected meeting notes platform, has announced that Gradient Ventures, Google´s AI-focused investment fund, led the company´s recent USD 6.1M seed financing round with participation from Slack Fund, Founder Collective and Entrée Capital, the company said.

Hugo brings calendar, chat and productivity apps into the note-taking experience, transforming meeting insights into action through integrations with more than 20 apps including Asana, Jira, Salesforce, Slack and Zoom.

Hugo will use the new capital to service its fast-growing list of customers, expand Hugo´s global team and accelerate product development of new features that support customers with more of their meeting workflow.

San Francisco-based Hugo offers connected meeting notes software. It´s one place for fast-moving teams to set shared meeting agendas, share collaborative meeting notes, and index and organize everything about your meeting based on who attended. Plus, with integrations with 20+ chat, CRM, video conferencing, and project tools, Hugo enables the world´s best companies to manage their meetings with efficiency and transparency. For more, visit

Gradient Ventures is Google´s AI-focused venture fund – investing in and connecting early stage startups with Google´s resources, innovation, and technical leadership in artificial intelligence. The fund focuses on helping founders navigate the challenges in developing new technology products, allowing companies to take advantage of the latest techniques so that great ideas can come to life. Gradient was founded in 2017 and is based in Palo Alto, California. For more information, visit