VC Deals that closed! July 15, 2013


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

uSamp, an Encino, Calif.-based provider of technology and survey respondents for market research, has raised $15 million in Series D funding from OpenView Venture Partners and DuPont Capital Managementwww.usamp.com

HyTrust Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of policy management and access control for virtualization and cloud infrastructure, has raised $12.5 million in Series C funding. In-Q-Tel andVMware Inc. were joined by return backers Cisco Systems, Epic Ventures, Granite Ventures and Trident Capital. www.hytrust.com

AirTight Networks Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of cloud-managed Wi-Fi solutions, has raised $10 million in Series D funding co-led by return backers CMEA Capital and Trident Capital.www.airtightnetworks.com

TrustRadius, an Austin, Texas-based online platform for user reviews of enterprise software, has raised $5 million in Series A funding from Mayfield Fundwww.trustradius.com

Judo Payments, a London-based provider of mobile payment solutions for UK merchants, has raised $5 million in seed funding from undisclosed investors. www.judopay.com

PathoQuest, a Paris-based molecular diagnostics company for infectious disease, has raised €3.8 million in new VC funding. Idinvest and Aurinvest were joined by return backer Kurma Life Science Partners. www.pathoquest.com

Drip Drop Inc., a San Francisco–based developer of medical-grade oral hydration products, has raised $2.3 million in new VC funding led by Pacific Advantage Capitalwww.dripdrop.com

The Royalty Exchange, a Raleigh, N.C.-based online platform for the valuation and sale of music royalties, has raised $2.1 million in Series A funding from Grotech Ventures.www.theroyaltyexchange.com

Taxibeat, a Greek e-hail app maker that has expanded into Latin America, has raised $2 million in new VC funding from undisclosed backers. www.taxibeat.com

Mark43 (f.k.a. Nucleik), a Boston-based provider of law enforcement information management software, has raised $1.95 million in seed funding from Spark Capital, General Catalyst, Lowercase Capital, SV Angel, Launchpad LA, Rough Draft Ventures, and HBS professor Tom Eisenmann www.nucleikapp.com

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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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