Nextdoor, YouMail, RockYou, Tempered Networks, Culture Amp, Vanhawks, Alation, Farfetch, WorldStores
Clearbit, a provider of business intelligence APIs, raised $2 million in a round led by SV Angel and First Round Capital with participation from Box Group, Fuel Capital, Zetta, S2 and angels such as Naval Ravikant, Othman Laraki, Hiten Shah, Ariel Poler, and Ilya Sukhar.
REscour, a commercial real estate data visualization and intelligence platform, raised a $1.3 million seed investment round led by Launch Fund, AngelList syndicate, and TechSquare Labs, along with Mosley Ventures, Tom Cousins’ Nonami Investments and Chip Perry.
TERRALUX, which designs and manufactures LED lighting and building intelligence solutions, raised $11 million in a round led by EnerTech Capital, along with Generation Investment Management, Crawley Ventures, Emerald Technology Ventures, GC&H Investments, and Dr. Anthony Catalano.
Man Crates, a site that provides gifts for men, raised a $3.1 million seed round from several high-profile investors. The company is backed by several well-known ecommerce and internet investors including Rothenberg Ventures, Sovereign's Capital, OVO Fund, Corazon Capital, Tekton Ventures, Pete Koomen, Mac Harman, John Kobs, Chris Herndon and Chris Erickson.
Studypool, an online marketplace that connects students with tutors on a per question basis, raised $1.2 million in a seed funding round led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures. 500 Startups, Fabrice Grinda, Great Oaks Venture Capital and several Silicon Valley angel investors also participated.
Tempered Networks, a provider of secure connectivity for critical infrastructure and information, raised $15 million in a series A funding round led by Ignition Partners with participation from IDG Ventures.
Information-management startup Alation raised a $9 million in a Series A round led by Costanoa Venture Capital and Data Collective, with participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Bloomberg Beta and General Catalyst Partners.
CloudMine, a cloud mobile platform, raised a $5 million Series A financing round led by Safeguard Scientifics with participation from MentorTech Ventures, DreamIt Ventures, DeSimone Group Investments, Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Mid-Atlantic Angel Group, Robin Hood Ventures and other angel investors.
Nexus eWater, a developer of an on-site Water and Energy Recycler, raised a $2.1 million in Series A funding in a round led by Thomas Reeves Hitchner, along with ANU Connect Ventures, the Sydney Angels and the Sydney SideCar Fund.
PeachWorks, a provider of solutions for the restaurant management industry, raised $4 million in Series A financing led by Allos Ventures, with participation from Huron River Ventures, Arsenal Venture Partners, and Invest Detroit.
ChipCare, which produes diagnostics for infectious and non-communicable diseases in remote health settings, raised $5 million in a Series A round led by Puffin Partners, along with MaRS Innovation, Maple Leaf Angels, Winfield Venture Group, Epic Capital, and a number of angel investors.
Online mens clothing outlet Outfittery raised a $20 million funding round led by Northzone, with Highland Europe, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Mangrove Capital Partners and Kreativwirtschaft Berlin also participating.
Brite Semiconductor, an ASIC design services firm, raised $8 million in a Series C round of funding led by Norwest Venture Partners, Gobi Partners, and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation.
Namely, an HR software platform for high-growth companies, raised an $11 million led by Matrix Partners with additional funding from True Ventures, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Greenspring Global Partners and Vayner/RSE.
Tricida, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery of chronic therapies, raised a $30 million Series B round led by OrbiMed, with participation by Sibling Capital Ventures and Limulus Venture Partners.
Booker, a platform for service commerce, raised a $35 million Series C round led by Medina Capital, , along with First Data, Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, Revolution Ventures, TDF Ventures, and Grotech Ventures.
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Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com) is a private social network for the neighborhood. Using Nextdoor’s free online platform, neighbors create private neighborhood websites where members can ask questions, get to know one another and exchange local advice and recommendations. Nextdoor is specifically designed to provide a trusted environment for neighbor-to-neighbor communication. Hundreds of neighborhoods are already using Nextdoor to build happier, safer places to call home.
Based in San Francisco, California, Nextdoor was founded in 2010 by Internet veterans who have spent their careers creating thriving online communities.
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Based in Austin, Texas, Spredfast provides a social relationship platform that empowers enterprise brands to build lasting relationships by creating great social experiences. Spredfast enables more people, in more places, to engage in more conversations from a single software platform on supported social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Foursquare, and popular blogging platforms. Some of the enterprise and agency adopters on board with Spredfast include AT&T, Jason’s Deli, Warner Brothers, Whole Foods Market, AARP, AGAIN Interactive, Coty Beauty, HomeAway and Ogilvy. For more information, visit www.spredfast.com