by Steven Loeb, April 17, 2015 | Comments
Sprig, Planet Labs, Courion, NEA, Ascend, Snaps, Acorns, Skyport, 99designs, Adallom, Ticketbis, OlaSeed stage Financial technology startup Ascend Consumer Finance raised $1.5 million in seed funding, The round was led by Mucker Capital, with participation from OCA Ventures, Birchmere Advisors and Securian Financial Group. Poachable, an anonymous talent marketplace, raised $750,000 in seed funding from "several new investors" including. Dawn Lepore. Spanish ticketing startup Ticketbis raised €3 million in a round led by ACTIVE Venture Partners, Fabrice Grinda and ...
by Steven Loeb, April 10, 2015 | Comments
Joya, ZenPayroll, RealtyShares, Global Fashion Group, RedSeal, MobiKwik, Accreon, Rubicon Labs, DomoSeed stage Fliptu raised $1.2 million in seed funding from investors that included Scout Ventures, Rick Dalzell, Rich Heise, Hivers & Strivers, Kelly Perdew, and other angels. RefME, a book-barcode scanning app automate citations, reference lists and bibliographies, raised a $5 million seed funding round led by GEMS Global and angel investors. Conversion Logic, a provider of analytics for video ads, raised $4 million in ...
by Steven Loeb, April 3, 2015 | Comments
DroneDeploy, Fitbit, HyTrust, Noom, SalesLoft, Thrasos, Monkimun, ReadyPulse, GoFormz, Scutify, FLYRSeed stage Monkimun, an educational technology company, raised $1 million in seed funding from investors including 500 Startups, Incuvest, SHO-z emi Innovation Ventures, Lanzame Capital and angel investors Ian Noel, Iñaki Arrola and Carina Szpilka. Scutify, a social network for the finance community, raised $1.5 million from undisclosed private investors. KeepTrax, an "Internet of Me" mobile technology company, raised $1 million in seed ...
by Steven Loeb, March 27, 2015 | Comments
Accel Partners, Falcon Social, Augmented Pixels, Socratic, iAngels, Realm, Hedvig, ZipMatch, Skycure(Come mingle with hundreds of top venture capitalists representing $10B-plus in capital under management, including Khosla Ventures, Greylock and Javelin Venture Partners, and learn from founders/CEOs including Marco Zappacosta, Co-founder & CEO of Thumbtack and Adam Goldenberg, CEO of JustFab, Slava Rubin, Founder & CEO of Indiegogo, at Vator Splash Oakland on April 22nd and 23rd. Get your tickets here!) Seed stage Augmented Pixels, a developer of interactive ...
by Steven Loeb, March 20, 2015 | Comments
|(Come mingle with hundreds of top venture capitalists representing $10B-plus in capital under management, including Khosla Ventures, Greylock and Javelin Venture Partners, and learn from founders/CEOs including Marco Zappacosta, Co-founder & CEO of Thumbtack and Adam Goldenberg, CEO of JustFab, Slava Rubin, Founder & CEO of Indiegogo, at Vator Splash Oakland on April 22nd and 23rd. Get your tickets here!) Seed stage Conversa Health, a provider of patient relationship ...|
by Steven Loeb, March 13, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Meeting management startup Do raised a $2 million seed round from NEA, Dave Morin, Kevin Colleran, Mark Pincus, Aayush Phumbhra, Jim Patterson, along with other angels. Language learning startup Lingua.ly raised a $1 million seed round from 1776 Ventures and Yochy Investments, along with angels Shai Rephaeli and Udi Netzer. Bento Labs, developer of a customizable home screen for Android devices, raised $2 million in ...|
by Steven Loeb, March 6, 2015 | Comments
Nextdoor, YouMail, RockYou, Tempered Networks, Culture Amp, Vanhawks, Alation, Farfetch, WorldStoresSeed stage Smartbike startup Vanhawks raised $1.6 million from Real Ventures, Simon Whitfield, Brenda Irwin and various angels. Product visualization startup Cylindo raised $1 million in a funding round led by Scale Capital, with participation from LiteCap and CommerceVC. Trucker Path, a platform that helps carriers to find truckloads on a smartphone, raised $1.5 million in funding from Renren. Clearbit, a provider of business intelligence APIs, raised $2 ...
by Steven Loeb, February 27, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Iotera, a real-time GPS tracking device that can be used to track a whole host of things, raised a $1 million round of seed funding round led by ZenShin Capital Partners and joined by Crunchfund, Startup Capital Ventures, String Ventures, EarlyMarket and Rubicon Venture Capital. E-mail management service Knowmail raised a $1.2 million seed funding round led by Plus Ventures, 2B Angels, AfterDox and ...|
by Steven Loeb, February 20, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Event startup NewCo raised a $1.7 million seed round from Obvious Ventures, True Ventures, Bloomberg Beta, Transmedia Capital, Freestyle Capital, and Foundry Fund, as well as angels Chris Albinson, Andrew Anker, Bart Knaggs, Michael Lazerow, Dave Morgan, Dave Morin, Jordan Shlain, Owen Van Natta, and Michael Winnick. Notey, a blog discovery platform, raised a U$1.6 million seed round from Steve Kirsch, Hugo Barra and Ryan ...|
by Steven Loeb, February 13, 2015 | Comments
|Seed Stage Pursuit Vascular, the maker of a preventive medical device for catheter-related bloodstream infections, raised $1.6 million in debt funding from undisclosed investors. Soothe, a service for booking same-day massage appointments, raised $1.7 million AngelList syndicate, along with IDG Ventures and Walter Loewenstern, as well as angel investors Scott & Cyan Bannister, Joshua Schachter, Aaron Hirschhorn, Jeff Bonforte, and Aaron Lee. TrueFacet, an onlline marketplace for secondhand ...|
by Steven Loeb, February 6, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage SketchDeck, a full graphic design on demand service, raised $500,000 from Y Combinator, Dharmesh Shah, Michael Siebel and other angel investors. Valet Anywhere, an on-demand parking service, raised $1.35 million in seed funding from investors such as CyberAgent Ventures, AngelPad, Urban.US and prominent angels from AngelList. MightySignal, a platform that helps B2B SaaS find customers, raised $1.2 million from Draper Associates, Paul Allen’s Vulcan ...|
by Steven Loeb, January 30, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Lootsie, a loyalty and rewards platform for mobile apps, raised $3.5 million in seed funding from Tim Kendall, Michael Liou and Brad Schwartz. Credit card startup Final raised $1 million in seed funding from Ludlow Ventures, T5 Capital Partners and Y Combinator. Fuse, a platform for creating apps on iOS and Android, raised $2.8 million in a funding round led by Northzone. Pushbullet, a provider ...|
by Steven Loeb, January 23, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Brandfolder, which helps companies manage their brand assets, raised $2 million in new funding from the White Cedar Venture fund. True Link, a startup that protects the elderly from financial fraud, raised $3.4 million from a group of investors including Cambia Health Solutions. Pillow Homes, a provider of short-term rentals, raised $2.65 million in seed funding from Homebrew, Sherpa Ventures and Tim Draper. Coinbase, a ...|
by Steven Loeb, January 16, 2015 | Comments
|Seed stage Smartlink Mobile, a mobile health solution company, raised $2.5 million in seed financing from undisclosed investors. CloudRail, a provider of interoperability solutions, raised €540k from Leonardo Venture, Beteiligungsfonds Wirtschaftsförderung Mannheim GmbH and strategic business angels. BlockCypher, a block chain Web services startup, raised over $3.1 million in seed funding from Foundation Capital, New Enterprise Associates, AME Cloud Ventures, Tim Draper, Upside Partnership, Streamlined Ventures andFenox ...|