Warby Parker, the direct-to-consumer eyewear brand, has raised $245M in venture funding from investors that include D1 Capital Partners, Durable Capital Partners, T. Rowe Price, and Baillie Gifford. Founded by Andrew Hunt, David Gilboa, Jeffrey Raider, and Neil Blumenthal in 2010, Warby Parker has now raised a total of $535.5M in reported equity funding. It has been reported that this funding comes at a $3B valuation.
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