VC deals that close 2016-06-20


In select cases Red Hook Capital and their limited partners will invest in early stage deals.  If you have a great deal, we will invest or provide a referral to firm that does.

And now for VC deals that recently closed!

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

•  Collokia, a San Francisco-based provider of a machine learning-based collaboration platform, has raised $1.3 million in seed funding co-led by Globantand Fundo Pitanga. www.collokia.com

• Elementum, a Mountain View, Calif.-based cloud supply chain platform, has raised an undisclosed amount of equity funding from Fontinalis Partners.www.elementum.com

• Eyeview, a New York-based video marketing technology company, has raised $21.5 million in new funding. Qumra Capital led the round, and was joined by return backers Marker LLC, Innovation Endeavors, Nauta Capital, Gemini Israel Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners. www.eyeviewdigital.com

• Mersana Therapeutics Inc., a Cambridge, Mass.-based developer of antibody drug conjugates, has raised $33 million in Series C funding. Wellington Management Co. led the round, and was joined by Cormorant Asset Management, Arrowpoint Partners, Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and return backers NEA and Rock Springs Capital. www.mersana.com

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• MyTaskIt, a West Palm Beach, Fla.-based software platform for connecting service professionals to their technicians, subcontractors and customers, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding from individual angels. www.mytaskit.com

• Overbond Ltd., a Toronto-based platform for digital bond insurance, has raised $7.5 million in seed funding from Morrison Financial Services Ltd.www.overbond.com

• Payoff, a Costa Mesa, Calif.-based online lender for people trying to pay off credit card debt, has secured $46.7 million of a new VC funding round that could total $67.4 million. The company previously raised over $38 million from firms like Anthemis Group, FirstMark Capital and Great Oaks Venture Capital.  Read More.

• Qimple, a Canadian provider of HR software, has raised C$1.1 million in seed funding. The New Brunswick Innovation Foundation led the round, and was joined by Green Century Investment. www.qimple.com

• Samba Tech, a distributor of online videos in Latin America, has raised $3 million in new VC funding from Brazilian billionaire Jose Augusto Schincariol. Existing backers include DFJ. www.samba-group.com

 

• Sapho, a San Bruno, Calif.-based platform that helps organizations “transform existing business systems into secure micro apps,” has raised $9.5 million in Series A funding led by Alsop Louie Partners. www.sapho.com

• Vow To Be Chic, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based bridesmaid dress rental company, has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Women’s Venture Capital Fund was joined by return backers Pritzker Group Venture Capital and Wavemaker Partners.www.vowtobechic.com

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

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