Presenting the VentureFizz Spark Award June 2019 Winner: Jackpocket

July 1, 2019

Presenting the VentureFizz Spark Award June 2019 Winner: Jackpocket

Our monthly Spark Award was created to recognize innovative companies that have that certain spark likely to ignite into something much greater. It's about recognizing the companies that have a shot at being the next pillar company in the NY tech scene.

Another month means another Spark Award winner, and we're excited to announce that the winner for June is Jackpocket!

Spark AwardJackpocket is the first third-party app in the U.S. that offers players a secure way to order official state lottery tickets, such as Powerball, Mega Millions and more. The company recently hit the $1 million mark in prizes awarded to Jackpocket players in 2019.

The company has raised over $29M to date, with the most recent round being a $5M Series B led by Gavin Isaacs and PROOF.VC.

Jackpocket joins an elite group of previous Spark Award winners: Loadsmart, Stash, Cargo, Simon Data, Tomorrow Lab, and Bowery

As the winner of this month's Spark Award, Jackpocket wins a free 6-month BIZZpage subscription to help out with their hiring plans! And hey—Jackpocket is hiring! Click here for all of the job openings at Jackpocket, or check out the right side of this page!

Alexander Culafi is Editor and Producer at VentureFizz. He also edits and produces The VentureFizz Podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @culafia.