Going to JP Morgan Conference or just login to streaming video? Plus deals that closed!


Wish it was ok to go to the JP Morgan 32nd Annual Healthcare Conference in January 2014 in your PJs?  However, what if I could find investors or hear great deals from your favorite chair or the beach in Hawaii?  Join us Monday, January 20th, 2014 at 6pm from your favorite place!  Let us do all the work!

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AND FOR DEALS THAT CLOSED:

Information provide by Associated Press, CB Insight, Crunchbase, Forbes, Market Watch, Reuters, and other sources.  Please check company website for best information.

Abeona Therapeutics, a Cleveland-based biotech startup, said it closed $750,000 in seed financing to complete preclinical development of therapies for children with Sanfilippo Syndrome, a rare terminal genetic disorder that kills afflicted children before they reach their mid-teens. With this funding, more than $2 million has been raised to date for this initiative.www.abeonatherapeutics.com

Glue Networks, a Sacramento-based technology company focusing on Branch Wide Area Networks (WAN), has raised $12.4M from private investors. This follows the $4.5M angel round announced in December of 2010, bringing the company’s total funding to date to $16.9M.www.glunetworks.com

iROKOtv, the Africa-based movie platform for Nigerian (Nollywood) movies, announced a new funding round of $8 million, led by existing investor Tiger Global, with further participation from Sweden-based Kinnevik and new investor, US-based Rise Capital. iROKOtv, with ambitions to become the “Netflix of Africa,” (or, at the very least, of Nigeria, home to 162 million people) has raised $21 million to date. www.iROKOtv.com

Planet Labs, a San Francisco based satellite company, said that Yuri Milner, the Russian investor known for his bets on Facebook and Twitter, led a $53 million investment in the private company. Planet Labs, which was founded by three ex-NASA scientists, plan on launching 28 (Yes, 28!) image-gathering satellites into space. www.planet-labs.com

Information provide by Associated Press, CB Insight, Crunchbase, Forbes, Market Watch, Reuters, and other sources.  Please check company website for best information.

 Happy Investing and Networking,

JD Morris

JD Morris

Owner of The Morris Team, Investor Network, and other portfolio companies

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