Investor Network looks at MojaLink for convertible debt investment


PRESS RELEASE

San Diego, California – January 30, 2013 – Red Hook Capital learned about MojaLink from its free pitch on Investor Network Nights by Investor Network by JD. JD Morris will be providing a referral to his partners and limited partners on this deal.  The deal was a referral from member of another angel network group.  JD Morris say, “Great direct alway come from a CEO of a EBITDA company calling me directly vs. the great deals for early stage deals always come from referrals!  Red Hook Capital limited invest in select early stage deals  and I look forward to finding out if MojaLink will become The Great deals we get from referrals.”

From LinkedIn profile: MojaLink is a professional networking and enterprise solution built to streamline collaboration in the global nonprofit, philanthropic and international development sectors. Its objective: Multiply World Change™ by increasing operational efficiencies across causes, disaster relief and development projects. They believe: Collaboration and coordination between all entities is essential for solving local and global challenges quickly and effectively.

ABOUT INVESTOR NETWORK NIGHTS

Every Monday night is Investor Network Nights that is a free pitch night for investors and companies paid by its sponsors such as Red Hook Capital, Catalina Capital Partners Inc, and it other paid sponsors.  Top deals from the event will be referred to the monthly meeting of Investor Network by JD for review by an accredited investor panel.  Investor Network Nights will also have a panel ranging from a grant consulting company to General Partner Venture Capital fund to head of Family office that has invested in more deals than most Venture Capital firms (and better returns than most funds).

ABOUT RED HOOK CAPITAL

We provide to private companies creative capital, structured for each investment opportunity. Our wealth of experience, industry expertise, deep operating skill sets and large global network of affiliated partners position us as a vital resource from which management can draw strategic, financial and operational guidance.

RHC invests in companies across a broad range of industries and geographies. Our goal is to help management teams build long-term value that benefits all stakeholders. We structure our private equity investments based on each company’s circumstances and generally seek to invest in established businesses requiring equity capital between $10 million and $1 billion.

Red Hook Capital maintains a broad acquisition profile focused on acquiring businesses with its equity partners that exhibit a certain set of characteristics:

> fragmented market

> recurring revenues

> loyal customers

> strategic complements to our portfolio

This acquisition profile enables us to identify opportunities for creating value in virtually any industry.

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Deals that closed and Monday Feb. 4th 6pm Webinar by Investor Network Nights!


NEXT INVESTOR NETWORK NIGHTS:

Next Event: Mon, Feb 4, 2013 6:00 PM

More than 150 investors expressed interest in our last Investor Network event.  Contact InvestorNetworkNights@gmail.com for more details!

Registration for Monday Feb. 4th 6pm Pacific via GoToWebinar URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7702996293279775232

Learn about other Investor Network events: http://redhookcapital.me/investor-network-event/

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DEALS THAT CLOSED:

Information is provide from Associated Press, CBinsights, Forbes, Google News, Reuters, TheDeal Pipeline, Venture Beat, and other third parties sources.  Readers need to check for accurate at companies own website or press release.

  1. FanDuel, a New York City – based is a new breed of fantasy sports game that lets you play fantasy football, fantasy baseball, fantasy basketball and fantasy hockey in a single day.The company has 6 million fantasy line-ups entered its daily leagues. Fantasy sports are played by 35 million people in North America, but the market hasn’t been very innovative. In contrast to fantasy sports leagues that play out over months, FanDuel’s leagues last one day and prizes are paid out immediately as soon as the games finish. The investors include new investor Comcast Ventures and existing investors Piton CapitalPentech Ventures, Bullpen Capital and serial investor Richard Koch. Other investors include Scottish Enterprisewww.fanduel.com
  2. Convercent, a Denver-based maker of compliance software, has raised $10.2 million in new private funding. Azure Capital Partners and Mantucket Capital co-led the round, and were joined by City National Bank. http://www.convercent.com ChaCha, a Carmel, Ind.-based realtime Q&A site, has raised $14 million in Series G funding. VentureWire reports that the round was done at a valuation of around $75 million. Return backers included VantagePoint Venture Partners, Qualcomm Ventures and Rho Ventures. The company now has raised over $80 million in total VC funding. http://www.chacha.com
  3. FarmLogs, a Michigan-based startup that helps farmers digitally manage their farm to increase profitability, has raised $1 million in seed funding. Huron River Ventures and Hyde Park Venture Partners co-led the round, and were joined by Hyde Park Angels, Silicon Badia Ventures, and First-Step Fund. http://www.farmlogs.com Houzz, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based online platform for home remodelling and design, has raised $35 million in Series C funding. New Enterprise Associates and GGV Capital co-led the round, and were joined by Comcast Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, David Sacks and return backer Sequoia Capital.www.houzz.com
  4. Medisse BV, a Dutch developer of resorbable implants, has raised €2.6 million in new VC funding. IIG led the round, and was joined by return backers BioGeneration Ventures and Omnes Capital.www.medisse.com
  5. MentiNov Inc., a New Brunswick, N.J.-based developer of an oral medication to reduce involuntary movements related to L-Dopa use in Parkinson’s patients, has secured up to $500,000 in funding fromFoundation Venture Capital Group, an affiliate of the New Jersey Health Foundation. http://www.njhf.org
  6. NewVoiceMedia, a UK-based provider of cloud contact center services, has raised $20 million in new VC funding. Highland Capital Partners Europe and MMC Ventures co-led the round, and were joined by return backers Notion Capital and Eden Ventures. http://www.newvoicemedia.com
  7. Oceans Healthcare, Louisiana’s largest provider of psychiatric facilities for geriatric patients, has raised $17 million in growth equity funding from General Catalyst Partners. Charlie Baker, a General Catalyst entrepreneur-in-residence who used to be CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare, will join the Oceans Healthcare board as chairman. http://www.ohcg.info
  8. WatchDox, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of enterprise document management solutions, has raised $12 million in new VC funding. Millennium Technology Value Partners led the round, and was joined by return backers Blackstone Group, Gemini Israel Funds, Shasta Ventures and Schlomo Kramer. The company previously raised $23 million. http://www.watchdox.com
  9. Zoom, a cloud-based video conferencing and virtual collaboration platform, has raised $6 million in Series A funding. Backers include Qualcomm Ventures, Jerry Yang (Yahoo founder), Subrah Iyar (WebEx founder), and Dan Scheinman (ex-Cisco exec). http://www.zoom.us

Information is provide from Associated Press, CBinsights, Forbes, Google News, Reuters, TheDeal Pipeline, Venture Beat, and other third parties sources.  Readers need to check for accurate at companies own website or press release.

Happy Networking & Investing,

JD Morris

JD Morris

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TONIGHT: Investor Network Nights host pitch night! 28th @ 6pm


More than 100 investors expressed interest in our last Investor Network event.  Pitch your deal to investors and get live feedback before your road show! Contact JD or Victoria for more details!

Join us on Webinar to hear deals pitched!  Join me as I hear deals pitch for the 1st time to me!  January 28th at 6pm Pacific for next pitch night!

Register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6370085834619177216

Other Events: http://redhookcapital.me/investor-network-event/

PANEL:

  • Advisor to accredited investors and small businesses;
  • Merchant Banker;
  • Grant Consulting (former head Grants for Navy in San Diego);

DEALS:

  • Real Estate Commercial (10 plus cap rate0
  • Real Estate Vacation Rentals
  • Hedge Fund
  • Others TBA

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50+ Deals that closed in January by Angel, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and other investors!


Contact Red Hook Capital about deals that closed in your industry!

Investor Network Nights every Monday at 6pm Pacific! Learn more at: http://redhookcapital.me/investor-network-event/

DEALS THAT CLOSED JANUARY 2013:

DEAL  DETAILS
15Five http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
360incentive.com http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Adometry Inc. http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
AppDynamics Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
Apperian Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
AppNexus http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Atlas Powered LLC http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Ayasdi http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Bluebox http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
BuildingIQ Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
BuyBox http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Ceterix Orthopaedics Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
CircuitHub http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Electricite de France SA. http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Emerging Threats http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Extole http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Fixmo http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Front Flip http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Fusion Coolant Systems http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Goal Zero http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
HMV http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Iconicfuture http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
iPinYou http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Kaneq Bioscience Ltd http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Kareo Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
KnowRe http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Leyden Energy Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Linsalata Capital Partners http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
LoopIt http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Manhattan Labs http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
OLO http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
OnApp http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Optimal http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Parallels http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
ParkMe http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
PayNearMe http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
PICS Auditing LLC http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Prosper http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
Puppet Labs http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
Radius http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Recondo Technology http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
ReliOn http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Simply Measured http://wp.me/pdtXq-ep
Solegear Bioplastics Inc. http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Syapse http://wp.me/pdtXq-eh
Symform http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
The Pritzker http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Tradeshift http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
True Office http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Versartis Inc http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU
Wercker http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
WizIQ http://wp.me/pdtXq-eC
Zettaset http://wp.me/pdtXq-cU

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LINKS TO POSTING WITH DEALS:

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Information is provide from Associated Press, CBinsights, Forbes, Google News, Reuters, TheDeal Pipeline, Venture Beat, and other third parties sources.  Readers need to check for accurate at companies own website or press release.

Jan 28th Investor Network 3.0 Webinar! Plus 10+ deals that closed!


INVESTOR NETWORK NIGHTS:

Hear two people pitch and learn more about grants from Naval Health Research Center former Navy Officer in charge!  Learn about Red Hook Capital’s management buy out (MBO) program!  Register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6370085834619177216

DEAL FLOW:

1) Do you have any deals $4+ million ebitda? Contact JD about an investor! Contact jdm.networking@gmail.com anytime.

2) If you do not have $4+ million in EBITDA, try pitching at Investor Network Nights your great deal (the key word is it is a Great deal). Contact InvestorNetworkNights@gmail.com anytime!

DEALS THAT CLOSED:

  • AppNexus, a New York-based online advertising platform, has raised $75 million in Series D funding.Technology Crossover Ventures led the round, and was joined by Venrock and Tribeca Venture Partners. The company now has raised more than $140 million in total VC funding. www.appnexus.com
  • Bluebox, a provider of enterprise cloud hosting and managed services, has raised $4.3 million in Series A funding co-led by Founders Collective and Voyager Capital. Bluebox has offices in both Seattle and New York City. www.bluebox.net
  • CircuitHub, a San Jose, Calif.-based electronics design facilitator, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Google Ventures, Y Combinator and individual angels like Paul Buchheit and Matt Cutts.www.circuithub.com
  • Extole, a San Francisco-based social advocacy platform, has raised $7.6 million in VC funding from return backers Shasta Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures and Trident Capital.www.extole.com
  • Front Flip, a Leawood, Kansas–based loyalty marketing company, has raised $3.75 million in Series B funding. Jon Darbyshire (founder of Archer Technologies) led the round, and was joined by individuals like Peter Brown (CEO of AMC Entertainment) and Gary Fish (CEO of FishNet Security).www.frontflip.com
  • Goal Zero, a Bluffdale, Utah-based developer of portable solar power systems, has raised $7 million in VC funding from Mercato Partnerswww.goalzero.com
  • KnowRe, a South Korea-based developer of an online adaptive learning service for mathematics, has raised $1.4 million in VC funding from SoftBank Ventures Koreawww.knowre.com
  • Leyden Energy Inc., a Fremont, Calif.-based maker of lithium-ion batteries, has raised $10 million in Series C funding. Return backers include New Enterprise Associates, Lightspeed Ventures, Sigma Partners and Walden International. www.leydonenergy.com
  • OLO, a New York-based online and mobile ordering platform for restaurants, has raised $5 million in Series B funding. PayPal was joined by return backers Core Capital Partners, RRE Ventures and David Frankel. www.olo.com
  • ParkMe, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based provider of database and analytics software for parking locations and availability, has raised an undisclosed amount of new VC funding. Angeleno Group led the round, and was joined by return backers Fontinalis Partners and IDG Ventures. www.parkme.com
  • Recondo Technology, a Greenwood Village, Colo.-based developer of healthcare payment processing software, has raised $20 million in growth equity funding from Bregal Sagemount.www.recondotech.com
  • ReliOn, a Spokane, Wash.-based provider of fuel cell solutions for backup power and grid-support applications, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic equity funding from Cummins Inc.(NYSE:CMI). www.relion-inc.com
  • Solegear Bioplastics Inc., a Vancouver-based developer of bioplastic technologies, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic funding from Best Buy Capital. The company previously raised Series A funding from Yaletown Venture Partners. www.solegear.ca
  • Tradeshift, a London-based social network for businesses, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic funding from Intuit. The company previously raised around $24 million from Notion Capital, Ru-Net Holdings and Kite Ventures. www.tradeshift.com
  • True Office, a New York-based company that gamifies regulatory and compliance, has raised $3 million in Series A funding. Backers included Rho Ventures, the Partnership for New York City Fund and Contour Venture Partners. www.trueoffice.com
  • Wercker, a Dutch developer of cloud-based continuous delivery solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding. Shamrock Ventures led the round, and was joined by Greylock Partners and Vitulum Ventures. www.wercker.com
  • WizIQ, a provider of SaaS-based virtual classroom software for teachers, has raised $4 million in Series B funding led by Kaizen, an India-based private equity fund focused on the education sector. Bertelsmann also participated. www.wiziq.com

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100+ deals and we stopped counting! + video of the week!


100+ early stage deals and 100+ M&A deals this year!  Contact JD Morris about private companies / deals that closed in your industry!  

DEALS THAT CLOSED:

  • AppDynamics Inc., a San Francisco-based application performance management solution, has raised $50 million in Series D funding. Institutional Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by return backers Greylock Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Lightspeed Venture Partners.www.appdynamics.com
  • Apperian Inc., a Boston-based provider of enterprise mobile application management solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic funding from Intel Capital. The company has now raised a total of $28 million, including prior investments from Bessemer Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and North Bridge Venture Partners. http://www.apperian.com
  •  Manhattan Labs, a regional clinical laboratory serving the New York tri-state area, has raised $3.7 million in VC funding led by return backer Trevi Health Capital. http://www.manhattanlabs.com
  • Prosper, a San Francisco-based peer-to-peer lending platform, has raised $20 million in new VC funding. Sequoia Capital led the round, and was joined by return backers like Accel Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Crosslink Capital, Omidyar Network, TomorrowVentures and Volition Capital. The company also said that it has hired former Wells Fargo executive Stephan Vermut as CEO.www.prosper.com
  • Puppet Labs, a Portland, Ore.-based provider of IT automation software for system administrators, has raised $30 million in equity funding from VMWare Inc. (NYSE: V). The company previously raised around $15.5 million from VMWare, Cisco Systems, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, True Ventures and Radar Partners. http://www.puppetlabs.com
  • Simply Measured, a Seattle-based provider of social media analytics, has raised $8 million in new VC funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by MHS Capital and existing angel investors. http://www.simplymeasured.com

VIDEO OF WEEK:

Tim Draper & Company takes on Howard Morgan & Company for best Venture Capital video See our Christmas post for First Round’s great video: http://redhookcapital.me/2012/12/21/first-round-capital-and-the-omg-happy-holiday-from-them-via-video/

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Happy Investing and Networking,

JD Morris

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