Welcome to Investor Network


 

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“Investor Network by JD” is now the personal blog for JD Morris.

Welcome to “Investor Network by JD” (IN) and our goal is networking for results!  Our motto is “Say Provocative statements that intelligent people argue about fast without dotting your I’s and crossing your T’s. As life is all about fun and results!” – JD Morris

Red Hook Capital is a private confidential company by referral and produces weekly news report on deals that closed.  Learn more at Red Hook Capital via this URL:

http://redhookcapital.co/

Investor Network Destinations” provides daily news reports on deals that close. Investor Network Destinations goal is to provide information to investors with a focus on having charity events pre and post great events.  Learn more via this URL:

http://www.investornetworkdestinations.com/

Please read the disclaimer below for RHC Pipeline Report (Weekly) and IND Pipeline Report (Daily) that provide information about M&A, Venture Capital, IPOs, and other types of deals closing.

Happy Investing & Networking,

JD Morris

JD Morris

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DISCLAIMER: All deal information for our Pipeline Reports are provided by 3rd party websites such as Associated Press, Bloomberg, Business Wire, Crunchbase, Forbes, Fortune, Reuters, Wall Street Journal (WSJ), and other sources. We advise that you check with the company website for a press release or other direct sources that are in our reports as we do not update our posting and use third-party resources to source our news.

This Blog Post updated 05-24-2019

 

RHC to Launch New Fund in 3q2019


Red Hook Capital family of companies is to launch a new fund in 3q2019 called The TIE Fund.

April 2, 2019

The TIE Fund will be launched with the leadership of JD Morris with a focus on synergies in Technology, Internet, and Entertainment industry (TIE).

“We will be creating a new universe for games, video, and more!  Changes in the video, gaming, and other entertainment industry are ready for another disruption in finance and technology.  Netflix, Amazon, and others have changed the way.

Investor Network Destinations will be hosting private events for our friends and families (MFO and SFO) to learn more about The TIE Fund in the coming weeks.

ENDS

MEDIA CONTACT:  Victoria Block at Events@InvestorNetworkDestinations.com

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REPOST: IND Pipeline v 19.03.28


For full pipeline of deals visit following:

http://www.investornetworkdestinations.com/ind-pipeline-v-19-03-28/

IND PIPELINE HIGHLIGHT

Proxy, a startup that provides a universal identity signal, raised $13.6 million in Series A funding. Kleiner Perkins led the round and was joined by investors including WeWork, Y Combinator, and Coatue Management.

Read More Via AP Press Release: https://www.apnews.com/Globe%20Newswire/e42158fc650970987993c7086600987f

IND PIPELINE

  • Nodin (Formerly called Appli), a Denver, CO-based AI-driven augmented analytics platform, completed an initial round of funding of $5m

  • Boundless Immigration, a Seattle, WA-based technology company that enables immigrants to navigate the green card and citizenship processes, raised $7.8m in Series A financing

  • PhotoShelter, a NYC-based digital asset management platform for visual storytellers, raised $8m in funding

Continue reading “REPOST: IND Pipeline v 19.03.28”

REBLOG IND Pipeline 20190125


IND PICK OF THE DAY

Jyve, a San Francisco-based platform for in-store flexible and skilled labor, raised $35 million in funding. Investors include SignalFire, Crosscut Ventures, Ridge Ventures and New Enterprise Associates.

Press Release: https://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=234783

OTHER DEALS OF INTEREST

  • RealBlocks, a NYC-based blockchain-powered real estate tech platform, closed a $3.1M seed funding

  • Allvision, a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based geospatial analytics company providing insights and business intelligence to verticals such as infrastructure management, insurance, advertising and security, raised $3.2m in seed funding

  • Apruve, a Minneapolis-based B2B credit automation platform, closed on $6m in its Series A financing

  • Obo, a San Mateo, CA-based provider of a SaaS product decision system, emerged from stealth with $8.2m in funding

  • V, a Denver, CO- and Santa Monica, California-based human capital resource platform to the legal cannabis industry, closed a $10 million Series A financing

  • FoodMaven, a Colorado Springs, CO-based startup that offers a way to source food, raised an additional $10M in funding

Read More: https://investornetworkdestinations.com/ind-pipeline-20190125/

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PWC/CB Insight MoneyTree Report 4q2018


Read Full Report: https://www.pwc.com/us/en/moneytree-report/moneytree-report-q4-2018.pdf

Amid falling deal activity, US companies still raised a record-number of mega-rounds in 2018, with 184 $100M+ funding rounds. There was also a record number of new unicorns this year as 53 US VC-backed companies saw their valuation rise to over $1B.

NORTH AMERICA SURPASSES ASIA FOR MOST NEW UNICORNS FOR THE SECOND STRAIGHT QUARTER

North America saw a record number of private companies hit $1B valuations in Q4’18, at 21 companies.

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REPOST – IND Pipeline 20190114


For Full Post on Investor Network Destinations us this URL:

https://investornetworkdestinations.com/ind-pipeline-20190114/

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

For Full Post on Investor Network Destinations us this URL:

https://investornetworkdestinations.com/ind-pipeline-20190114/

 

REPOST – IND Pipeline 20190107


REPOST: IND Pipeline 20190107

PICK OF THE DAY

Boom Supersonic, a Denver-based aerospace startup, raised $100 million in Series B funding. Investors included Sunstone Management and Y Combinator Continuity.  Press release:  http://bit.ly/2C8POy6

DEALS OF INTEREST

  • StructionSite Inc., an Oakland, CA-based provider of intelligent construction management software, raised its $1.5M seed round of financing

  • Grabango, a Berkeley, Calif.-based provider of enterprise class, checkout-free technology for existing stores, raised $12m in Series A financing

For Full Posting of 10+ deals that close and/or of interest from IND use the following URL:

https://investornetworkdestinations.com/ind-pipeline-20190107/