Equipois Raises $1M

Los Angeles-based Equipois, has raised $1M in a recent venture funding round, the firm told socalTECH this week. The firm--which develops mechanical devices to make objects weightless, used by manufacturers and others to reduce workplace injuries and improve efficiency--has now raised $6M since its Series A funding in 2007. The funding was disclosed by Eric Golden, the firm's President and CEO, in an interview this week.