REPOST – IND Pipeline 20190114


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IND PIPELINE DEAL OF THE DAY

Wiliot, an Israel-based maker of semiconductors that harness ambient nanowatts of electromagnetic energy from cellular, WiFi and Bluetooth networks, raised $30 million in funding. Investors include Amazon, Avery Dennison, Samsung, Norwest Venture Partners, 83North Venture Capital, Grove Venture Partners, Qualcomm Ventures, and M Ventures.

OTHER DEALS OF INTEREST

  • Opsview, a Woburn, Massachusetts- and Reading, and London, UK-based company that unifies cloud and infrastructure monitoring, secured funding from SaaS Capital

  • Syncurity, a Bethesda, Md.-based security orchestration, automation and response (SOAR) platform provider, held the second and final close of its $2m seed funding

  • Reggora, a Boston, MA-based appraisal platform serving both appraisers and mortgage lenders, secured $3m in seed funding

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IN by JD – repost IND Pipeline 20190102


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Happy New Years!

Here a few deals that closed in December and we look forward to our launch on January 7th, 2019!

DEALS OF INTEREST

  • Bounce, a San Francisco, CA-based mobile platform for booking daily storage, raised $1.2m in funding

  • Qwick, a Phoenix, AZ-based on-demand staffing company that connects service industry professionals with hospitality shifts in real-time, raised $1.3M in funding

  • BrainCheck, a Houston, Texas-based digital neurocognitive testing platform, raised $1.5m in funding

  • Evensi, a San Francisco, CA-based platform for people to find events wherever they are, raised $2.5m in pre IPO funding

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Repost – IND Pipeline 20181211


REPOST from Investor Network Destinations >> IND Pipeline 20181211

#indpick Plaid, a San Francisco-based fintech company, raised $250 million in Series C funding.  Mary Meeker led the round (from Kleiner Perkins’ growth fund), and was joined by investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Goldman Sachs, NEA, and Spark Capital.

OTHER DEALS OF INTEREST

  • Tomahawk Robotics, a Melbourne, FL-based startup bringing advanced robotic control systems to enterprise markets, raised $2.4m in seed funding

  • GenEdit, Inc., a Berkeley, CA-based developer of novel polymer nanoparticle technology platform for non-viral-based delivery of gene therapeutics, completed an $8.5m seed financing

  • WhyHotel, a Washington, D.C.-based alternative lodging service that operates pop-up hotels in newly built, luxury apartment buildings, secured $10M in Series A funding

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INbyJD 20181107 Venture Capital Funds


This is a beta blog and we have launched a new blog that provides daily deals with new venture capital investments plus other deals of note.

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Today we highlight new venture capital funds on this beta blog.  Our Senior Executive Advisors are angel investors and can fast-track your deals at many funds like NEA and other top funds.

NEW VENTURE FUNDS

  • Orlando, Fla.-based Global Blockchain Ventures has launched a $100m blockchain technology-focused venture capital fund

 

  • Hypertherm, a Hanover, N.H.-based based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, formed Hypertherm Ventures, a new corporate venture capital arm

 

  • Crossplane Capital, a newly formed Dallas, TX-based private equity firm, has officially launched

 

  • Fenox Venture Capital and Sega Sammy Holdings, a Japanese general entertainment company group engaged in a range of businesses, including digital games, amusement machines, toys, animation production and resort facility development, have launched a $20m venture capital fund

 

  • Shavit Capital, a Jerusalem, Israel-based firm specializing in pre-IPO investments, completed a $100m funding for its fifth fund

 

  • Palo Alto, Calif.-based venture capital firm True Ventures closed two funds, totalling $635m

 

  • Minnesota Vikings Owners Mark & Zygi Wilf and the Wilf Family have formally launched WISE (Wilf Innovative Sports & Entertainment) Ventures, an investment fund based in Manhattan

 

  • ru-Net, the international early stage investment and venture capital firm founded by Leonid Boguslavsky, is rebranding as RTP Global

 

  • L Catterton, a Greenwich, CT-based consumer-focused private equity firm, Greenwich, is seeking to raise $625m for its fourth growth equity fund

 

  • ArchiMed, a Lyon, France-based healthcare private equity investment firm, has held the first close of a new mid-market buy-and-build fund

 

  • Arch Venture Partners, a Chicago, IL-based early stage venture capital firm, is seeking to raise $600m for its 10th fund

 

  • K&T Capital, a London, UK-based hybrid accelerator and venture capital firm, closed a €20M initial round of funding from private investors

 

  • Strategic Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA), a Herndon, VA-based company dedicated to enabling economic mobility through education, launched a venture initiative

 

  • Bessemer Venture Partners, a global early-stage venture capital firm, launched a new $1.85 billion fund

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IN Pipeline 20181025 Venture Capital


We just found an amazing fund and investment bank that focus is consumer products = Deal of The Day

#dealoftheday Summersalt, the St. Louis based direct-to-consumer swimwear brand, raised $6.1 million in Series A funding. Founders Fund led the round, and was joined by investors including Lewis and Clark Ventures, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Dundee Venture Capital, Breakout Capital, Cultivation Capital, Victress Capital, Amplifyher Ventures, M25 and Giuliana and Bill Rancic.

founders-fund

PLUS OTHER DEALS OF INTEREST

  • VergeSense, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of an AI-Powered sensor-as-a-service platform for commercial real estate, raised $1.5M in funding

  • Lorem, a New York-based marketplace for freelance website developers and designers, secured $2.5m in funding

  • Ople, Inc., a San Mateo, CA-based artificial intelligence software company, secured $8M in Series A funding

  • WireWheel, an Arlington, Va.-based Software-as-a-Service platform that modernizes global data privacy compliance, closed a $10m Series A funding round

  • Infoworks.io, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based software platform provider for agile data engineering, closed $25m in Series C funding

  • Innovusion, a San Francisco, CA-based developer of LiDAR technology for the autonomous vehicle markets, raised approx. US$30m in Series A funding

  • 4Front Holdings, LLC, a Phoenix, AZ-based cannabis retail and brand development company, completed a private placement of equity securities for gross proceeds of approximately $31m

  • Area 1 Security, a Redwood City, California-based provider of cybersecurity solutions, raised $32m in Series C funding

  • Scale Computing, an Indianapolis-based provider of edge computing and hyperconverged solutions, raised $34.8m in Series F funding

  • Arctic Wolf Networks, a Sunnyvale, CA-based security operations center (SOC)-as-a-service company, raised $45m in Series C funding

  • Yellowbrick Data, a Palo Alto, CA-based provider of analytic solutions for hybrid cloud, raised $48m in Series B funding

  • Enable Injections, Inc., a Cincinnati, OH-based combination products company developing advanced wearable devices for subcutaneous delivery of biologics and other high volume therapeutics, completed a first closing of a Series B round that will raise up to $50M

  • 89Bio, a San Francisco, CA-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and other liver and metabolic disorders, closed a $60m Series A financing

  • DataRobot, a Boston, MA-based automated machine learning company, raised $100m in Series D funding

  • Assembled Brands, a Los Angeles, CA-based provider of working capital to emerging consumer brands, closed $100M in funding

  • Sitka Biopharma, a Vancouver, BC, Canada-based preclinical biotechnology company, raised $1.9M in funding

  • Milestone Pharmaceuticals, a Montreal, Canada-based late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing interventions for tachycardias, completed an $80m equity financing

DISCLAIMER: This is a beta blog.  The information is provided by AP, Bloomberg, Forbes, Fortune, preqin, Reuters, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Wall Street Journal (WSJ), and other 3rd party sources. Please check with the company website or venture capital firm for a press release as this is a beta blog that does not update information.

VC IN Pipeline 20180928


You do not have to be a Unicorn to take Venture Capital money.  Remember that Unicorns are for show and dragons are for dough! Below are this weeks non-unicorns!

DISCLAIMER: This is a beta blog.  The information is provided by AP, Bloomberg, Forbes, Fortune, preqin, Reuters, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Wall Street Journal (WSJ), and other 3rd party sources. Please check with the company website or venture capital firm for a press release as this is a beta blog that does not update information.

• Nozomi Networks Inc, a San Francisco-based provider of real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility for industrial control systems, raised $30 million in Series C funding. Investors include Planven Investments SA, GGV Capital, Lux Capital, Energize Ventures and THI Investments.

• Softomotive, a company focused on Robotic Process Automation (RPA), raised $25 million in Series A funding, from Grafton Capital.

• Netradyne, a San Diego, Calif.-based company developing artificial intelligence technology focusing on driver and fleet safety, raised $21 million in Series B funding. Investors include Reliance Industries Limited (through its subsidiary RIIHL) M12, and Point72 Ventures.

• Guardhat, a Detroit-based internet of things industrial safety technology developer, raised $20 million in Series A funding. RTP Ventures led the round, and was joined by investors including 3M Ventures, Caterpillar Venture Capital, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, SVB and DVP.

• LiveSafe, an Arlington, Va.-based provider of a mobile safety communications platform, raised $11 million in Series B-1 funding. Investors include Hearst, Enterprise Investment Partners, L.P, IAC, Dave Duffield, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, GXPI, and the Kilberg family.

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Investor Network with focus on Venture Capital Deals 20180926


Today’s deal of the day is Urban Plates because we just love the place (good food = I am here).

RECENT VENTURE CAPITAL DEALS

  • Urban Plates, a Cardiff, California-based, upscale fast-casual restaurant brand, closed a $38m growth and working capital facility
  • ReGrained, a San Francisco, CA-based mission-driven ingredient platform and packaged goods company that leverages patented technology to transform food manufacturing byproduct into superfoods, closed out its $2.5m seed financing
  • Mode, a San Mateo, CA-based IoT cloud platform to connect devices, raised $3m in Series A funding
  • Edge Intelligence, a Boston, MA-based developer of a geographically distributed analytics platform built for both edge computing and hybrid cloud environments, raised $3m in seed funding
  • MouSensor, Inc., a New York City-based biotechnology company that develops a novel platform to digitize the sense of smell, raised $3.3M in its seed funding round
  • GigaIO, Inc., a Carlsbad, CA-based provider of data center network architecture and connectivity solutions, closed a $4.5M Series A funding

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