Cotopaxi is a next-generation, direct-to-consumer, outdoor gear and apparel company with a social focused mission of eradicating extreme poverty. Every piece of gear is tied to a humanitarian cause in the world’s poorest countries. Every pack provides between one and three weeks of education to a child, the sale of a water bottle provides six months of clean water and all apparel is tied to health related projects. Cotopaxi's aim is to help the world's poorest of the poor and to provide transparency by showing the exact impact of donations.
Cottonwood Heights, US
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Key People at Cotopaxi

Davis Smith

Davis Smith

Stephan Jacob

Stephan Jacob

CJ Whittaker

CJ Whittaker

Director of Product
CJ Whittaker

CJ Whittaker

VP of Product

Cotopaxi Locations

Cottonwood Heights, US

Cotopaxi Metrics

Cotopaxi Summary

Founding Date


Total Funding

$9.5 M

Latest funding size

$6.5 M

Time since last funding

over 1 year


New Enterprise Associates, Tekton Ventures, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Forerunner Ventures, Kickstart Seed Fund, Brand Foundry Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Greycroft Partners, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Forerunner Ventures, Peterson Ventures, Josh James, Brand Foundry Ventures, Jeff Kearl

Cotopaxi Company Life