Pavlok is a device which people wore on their wrist. This device is used for behaviour training that works by using ‘Aversive Conditioning’. It works through ‘Haptic Communication’ to improve a person’s behaviour. This device got its name after the Russian novelist ‘Ivan Pavlov’. The device promises its users to break their bad habits. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Pavlok in 2018.
Pavlok is a product of “Behavioral Technology Group, Inc.”. It is created by an American internet entrepreneur and author Maneesh Singh Sethi. Sethi gained public attention by launching a blog named “Hack the System” in 2010. The blog was about travelling and self-improvement.
He launched the device “Pavlok” in July 2013. This device improves human behaviour through ‘Operant Conditioning’ by utilising ‘Haptic Feedback’ and audio. Pavlok comes with the ability to change bad habits into good habits with the help of ‘Zaptic Feedback’. The adjustable range of zapping voltage is from 150 – 450 Volts.
The ‘Removable Module’ and the ‘Wristband’ are two important hardware parts of Pavlok. The wristband is made of Silicone and is available in only one size that fits all. From July 2015, Pavlok offers wristbands in different colours such as pink, blue, grey and red. The removable module part has been positioned inside the wristband. The module is for preventing any accidental dismantling. The module consists of two components, a rechargeable battery and a ‘Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)’ unit.
Pavlok recently offers it’s ‘IOS’ users a private ‘Beta App’. The ‘Beta App’ acts as a remote controller for the device via Bluetooth. The app is still getting developed. It includes an audio course for five days about ‘Aversion Conditioning’, customised mainly for nail-biting, overeating and smoking. Pavlok created its own ‘Digital Currency’ in 2014. Users can achieve ‘Volts’ by reaching towards their goals or completion of an audio course.
Pavlok was presented on the 7th season’s finale episode of “Shark Tank” in May 2016. “Entrepreneur Magazine” listed the “Behavioral Technology Group” in the list of ‘100 Brilliant Companies to Watch’ in 2015. In the same year, Pavlok was declared as a finalist in the accelerator program of “MassChallenge”. Pavlok won the “Shopify Build a Business Competition” as it was the top-selling product in a year in the Gadgets and Electronics category.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Pavlok is $1 million from six investors. The investors of Pavlok are Ramit Sethi, Bolt, Scott N. Miller, David Asprey, JJ Virgin and IncWell. This device is known to be the first technological device to give shocks to people from quitting bad habits.
Pavlok has numerous success stories worldwide. It has helped so many people to quit their bad habits such as wasting time, oversleeping, smoking, nail-biting, unhealthy eating, negative thoughts etc. Pavlok is very effective at maintaining good personal habits like writing, exercising, learning new languages, meditating etc. The funds of Pavlok have risen due to Maneesh Sethi’s contacts in the blogging world, which includes Matt Kepnes, John Romaniello, Ramit Sethi, Steve Kamb and many more.