About Us

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hereO at a glance

Building off their deep industry know-how, expertise, and experience with multi-billion dollar C-level management, hardware-driven innovation, and deployment of global location services with tier 1 entities, hereO founders and senior management are driving the company’s diverse, fast growing, and multi-disciplinary 15 employee team of accomplished professionals towards one common vision:

To power and lead the explosive growth of consumer facing IoT products and services.

FINANCIAL BACKING
Raised $7m USD from founders and private investors and $215k from successful crowdfunding campaign.

IOT FOR KIDS
In 2015, hereO launched the most advanced child tracker, deploying 10k devices to +70 countries.


NEXT GEN IOT PLATFORM
Together with leading tech giants including Intel, Flex, and AT&T, hereO launches the world’s first plug & play IoT solution in 2018.

GLOBAL EXPOSURE
With over 1k media articles, brand partnerships with Hollywood powerhouses, and customers in +70 countries, hereO is the go to brand for all things IoT.

PARTNERSHIP ECOSYSTEM
hereO prides itself on its fast growing roster of best of breed partners across the technology, communications, and manufacturing landscapes.

DEEP INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
hereO founders and senior management bring deep industry know how coupled with multi-billion dollar c-level management experience.

The Team

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Daniel Ivesha
President
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Gil Mendelson
CEO
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Allon Gladsatone
 COO Global
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Jonathan Meister
COO Israel
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Eli Shemesh
CTO
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Elad Sommer
VP Mobile
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Guy Iluz
Full Stack Developer
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Ilan Ganor
VP Software
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Marjorie Weinstein
Head of Customer Relations
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Nir Ladani
Electrical Engineer
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Sefi Hatuka
CFO
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Tali Sade
Executive Assistant
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Tom Harnoy
Art Director
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Tzachi Bear
VP Systems & H/W
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Yogev Ozeri
QA Lead

Key Milestones

2012
Company established

One (temporarily) lost niece, one big idea, and four co-founders led to the creation of hereO.

Q2 / 2014
First commercial exposure

hereO launches Indiegogo campaign and raises $215k from 2k backers.

Q3 / 2014
Fundraising

hereO raises undisclosed A round.

Q2 / 2015
Partnership with Vodafone

hereO partners with Vodafone global for the launch of its first generation GPS watch for kids.

Q2 / 2016
Scaling production with Flex

Flex selected as hereO’s new design and manufacturing partner.

Q2 / 2016
Intel Ingenuity Program

hereO is one of 11 companies worldwide chosen to participate in Intel’s 2016 Ingenuity Partner program.

Q2 / 2016
Brand Collaboration

hereO partners with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment for the launch of The Peanuts Movie.

Q3 / 2016
On-boarding Amazon

hereO and Amazon close distribution agreement for launch of hereO GPS Watch in the US

Q3 / 2016
Deutsche Telekom Partner Program

hereO selected out of over 150 candidates to participate in Deutsche Telekom’s NB-IoT Prototyping Partner Program.

Q4 / 2016
DreamWorks brand collaboration

hereO partners with DreamWorks Studios for the launch of The Trolls Movie.

Q4 / 2016
Retail launch

hereO debuts the retail launch of its :GPS Watch for Kids at Harrod’s of London and sells-out on the 1st day.

Q2 / 2017
A new platform is born

hereO commences development of Core platform together with Flex and Intel.

Q1 / 2018
First CAT-M1 Core devices

First gen Core hardware ready for Beta testing

Q2 / 2018
hereO launches Beta pilot program

hereO on-boards 10 partner companies to pilot the Core platform.

Q3 / 2018
EU commercialization

First Core (EU variant) commercialization contract signed.

Q4 / 2018
US commercialization

Target commercialization for US variant of Core platform.