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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Investor Network Nights Preview gets results plus deals that closed!


Investor Network will have weekly Webinars on Monday night called Investor Network Nights.  You can register for these Webinars at: http://redhookcapital.me/investor-network-event/

One of our deals just got several great referrals such as a tier one venture capital firm and grant organization.  Learn more about this deal on our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/InvestorNetwork

Below are deals that closed and hear about 50+ deals that closed this year on our blog at: http://redhookcapital.me/

DEALS THAT CLOSED:

Digital Lumens, a Boston-based developer of intelligent LED lighting systems, has raised $10 million in new VC funding from return backers Black Coral CapitalFlybridge Capital Partners and Stata Ventureswww.digitallumens.com

PureCars, a Charleston, S.C.-based provider of “value reports” for automotive consumers, has raised $5 million in new VC funding from Gemini Investors and Stage 1 Ventureswww.purecars.com

SPR Therapeutics
, a Cleveland-based developer of a peripheral nerve stimulation therapy platform, has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Backers include NDI Healthcare FundPublic Square Partnersand individual angels. www.sprtherapeutics.com

Iconnix Software Corp., an Austin, Texas-based provider of sales performance and incentive compensation management solutions, has raised $4.5 million in Series B funding from Ballast Point Ventureswww.iconnixsoftware.com

Kitsy Lane, a Maynard, Mass.-based social commerce platform for at-home entrepreneurs, has raised $3.5 million in Series A funding. Data Point Capital and Longworth Venture Partners co-led the round, and were joined by return backer Point Judith Capital. www.kitsylane.com

Hortau Inc., Quebec City-based maker of edge irrigation management technologies, has raised C$3 million in VC funding from Avrio Capital. www.hortau.com

Infusionsoft, a Chandler, Ariz.-based provider of all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, has raised $54 million in growth equity funding from Goldman Sachs. The company previously raised around $17 million from Mohr Davidow Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures.www.infusionsoft.com

InsideSales.com Inc., a Provo, Utah-based sales automation platform, has raised $35 million in new VC funding, according to a regulatory filing. VentureWire reports that U.S. Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by return backer Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. www.insidesales.com

Health Catalyst (f.k.a. Healthcare Quality Catalyst), a Salt Lake City-based provider of healthcare data warehousing, has raised $33 million in Series B funding. Norwest Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by return backers Sequoia Capital and Sorenson Capital. www.healthcatalyst.com

Chartboost, a San Francisco-based business engine for mobile game developers, has raised $19 million in new VC funding led by Sequoia Capital. The company previously raised $2 million from XG Ventures, SK Telecom Ventures and Translink Capital. www.chartboost.com

Foundation Medicine, a Cambridge, Mass.-based developer of genomics-based cancer diagnostic tests, has raised $13.5 million in additional Series B funding. New investors include Bill GatesEvan Jones and Yuri Milner. The company previously held a $42.5 million first close on the round, from Deerfield Management Co., Casdin Capital, Redmile Group, Roche Venture Fund, WuXi Corporate Venture Fund, Third Rock Ventures, Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.www.foundationmedicine.com

Altitude Digital, a Denver-based online display and video advertising company, has raised $5 million in group capital funding from Mercato Partners. It also has secured a new credit facility from Silicon Valley Bank. www.altitudedigitalpartners.com

Investor Network by JD

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Happy Networking & Investing,

JD Morris

JD Morris

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