Daily funding roundup - April 9th, 2019

Kristin Karaoglu · April 9, 2019 · Short URL: https://vator.tv/n/4da7

Labelbox landed $10M; MakeSchool secured $15M; UNIFi received $17M; PubNub raised $23M

Avail: Avail provides tools, education, and support for DIY landlords and their tenants to make renting easy. Avail has raised $2.5 million led by Cultivation Capital. Read more  

Leadfeeder: Leadfeeder is a sales lead generation tool for B2B companies. Powered by Google Analytics. Leadfeeder has raised €3.1 million in Series A funding led by the Dutch growth capital firm Endeit Capital, with Finland’s Superhero Capital and Vendep Capital participating. Read more TechCrunch has more here.

SHO Products: SHO Products is the leading equipment and technology provider in the world for solventless agricultural equipment. SHO Products has raised $3.6 million in Series A funding led by Ann Tenenbaum, a film producer who is married to private equity titan Thomas H. Lee. Read more

Cashfree: Cashfree offers Payment Gateway, Money transfer API, NEFT Reconciliation, Marketplace Settlements and Subscriptions to Indian businesses. Cashfree has raised $5.5 million in Series A funding led by Smilegate Investment. Other investors in the round include Y Combinator. Read more  

Labelbox: Labelbox is a collaborative training data software to create and manage labeled data for computer vision applications. Labelbox has raised $10 million in new funding. Gradient Ventures led the round, with participation from earlier investors Kleiner Perkins, First Round Capital, and Sumon Sadhu, an angel investor. Read more  

Clozette: Clozette.co is a social networking portal that connects urban and upwardly mobile women who have a mutual interest in fashion. Clozette.co  has raised $10 million in Series C funding from Cool Japan Fund. Read more

Apana: Apana is a technology company using a proprietary, cloud-based analytics platform to SCAN, PINPOINT, and GUIDE resolution of water waste by instantly alerting frontline staff.  Apana has raised $11 million in Series B funding led by return backer Kurita Water Industries. Other investors include Cowles Co., E8 Fund and theUrban Innovation Fund. Read more

iMod Structures: iMod Structures designs, manufactures and delivers DSA approved high-performance, pre-fabricated, relocatable, steel-frame classrooms. iMod Structures has raised $11 million in Series A funding, including from the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group. Read more

Make School: MakeSchool is building a replacement for the computer science degree. MakeSchool has raised $15 million in Series B funding led by Venrock, with participation from Learn Capital and Kapor Capital. Read more

Unifi Software: UNIFi was founded with a mission of solving the ubiquitous data acquisition and integration problem that continually plagues enterprises. UUNIFi has raised $17 million in Series C funding led by Blue Cloud Ventures. Read more

PubNub: The PubNub Data Stream Network enables mobile and web developers to build and scale real-time apps. PubNub has raised $23 million in Series D funding. Investors include Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Sapphire Ventures, Relay Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Bosch and Ericsson. Read more

Klook: Klook is Asia’s largest in-destination travel services booking platform. Klook has raised $225 million in new funding by the SoftBank Vision Fund, with participation from earlier investors. Klook's earlier backers include Sequoia China, Matrix Partners, TCV, OurCrowd, and Technology Crossover Ventures among others. Read more

If you are interested in being included in our funding roundup, submit your press release or blog post about your financing round to kristin@vator.tv. If you want a longer write-up, please do give us a couple of days heads up. If you'd like to be included in our Today's Entrepreneur column, please send me your Vator profile.

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