Beast Brands, a Nashville maker of personal care products, has closed its Series A funding round of over $3 million that included participants Callais Capital Management, Sand Hill Angels, and Capital Innovators. Founded in 2014 by John Cascarano, Beast Brands
produces vegan and cruelty-free personal care products in the US with locally and globally sourced ingredients. Callais Capital Management, a New Orleans-based investment firm that sought out the brand, according to Cascarano, led the funding round. In addition, Beast Brands participated in Capital Innovators' accelerator program.