Scout is a next-generation home security system that combines cutting-edge hardware design with intuitive, easy-to-use software. Since Scout requires no wires or technicians, you can install it yourself and take it with you if you move. Our monitoring technology gives you peace of mind at home and away, and it allows you to customize your response to all alerts. Scout has low hardware costs and no required monthly fees, making home security affordable and accessible for everyone.
Company Growth (employees)
Chicago, US
Size (employees)
12 (est)
Scout was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Scout Office Locations

Scout has an office in Chicago
Chicago, US (HQ)
206 2023 W Carroll Ave

Scout Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$850 k

Time since last funding

almost 4 years


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Scout News and Updates

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Four elements that will keep you fighting like a warrior on the corporate battlefield.

An aspiring Eagle Scout wants to help kids in the foster care system

In order to become an Eagle Scout you have to complete an extensive project that shows leadership skills—usually things like building bookshelves or organizing a blood drive. Malachi Saint, a 15 year old from Jefferson City, Missouri, set his sights even higher for his project. Saint wanted to hel…

Cub Scout Ousted From Den After Asking Politician Tough Questions

The boy told a state senator he "was astonished" she "blamed black people for poor health and poverty."

Bespoke Post snaps up $6 mln Series A

New York City-based Bespoke Post, an ecommerce service, has raised $6 million in Series A funding, according to a source familiar with the transaction. The investors were Walden VC, Scout Ventures and Kiwi Venture Partners.

Visual Vocal raises $3.6M to help enterprises collaborate in VR

Visual Vocal, a Seattle-based startup that wants to help companies collaborate in virtual and mixed reality, announced today that it has raised $3.6 million in seed funding. The funding round was led by Eniac Ventures, and it also included participation from Scout Ventures, Spider Capital and the Al…
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