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Miami VC among investors in $17M funding round for San Francisco startup

The investment arm of Rokk3r Labs was among a group that pooled $17.3 million in new capital for San Francisco-based marketing technology startup Hyp3r. Miami-based Rokk3r Fuel ExO joined Structure Capital, Thayer Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank in Hyp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Lennar among investors in $325M financing round for real estate tech startup

The nation's largest homebuilder is among investors in a San Francisco startup's recent $325 million capital raise. Opendoor said Wednesday that it raised the money in a fifth round of financing co-led by the Miami-based Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN), Gener.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Software startup with Miami presence clinches $50M in venture capital

A software company with offices in Miami is now a unicorn. Celonis announced Tuesday the closing of a $50 million series B funding round, propelling the startup to a billion-dollar valuation. Existing investors, including Accel and 83North, led th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Bay Area cancer-fighting drug company to go public in "blank check" deal

A SPAC sponsored by San Francisco's EcoR1, investments from other biotech investors and a record-shattering Series A round push Nuvation Bio's funding to more than $850 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2020

SoftBank Leads $140m Funding in FarmTech Firm Plenty

Californian agricultural startup Plenty has won a $140 million Series D funding round, as it continues to scale out its vertical farming solution. The San Francisco-based company won the injection from Japan’s….....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 15th, 2020

Charlotte startup Bundle raises funding to help first-time homebuyers

Charlotte tech startup Bundle raises its first outside round of capital with investments from Charlotte Angel Fund and other independent investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2020

ThreatSwitch raises a $1.7M equity round

ThreatSwitch founder John Dillard expects the startup's recent $1.7 million funding to go a long way toward expanding its team and its platform. The round was led by VertureSouth and included existing ThreatSwitch investors DGI Capital, North Caro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2020

Mental health startup backed by Blue Cross seeks $5M, adding millions of members

Online therapy company Learn to Live Inc. is seeking a debt-funding round worth $5 million, according to a filing with the SEC. CEO Dale Cook was tight-lipped about the round, which has so far sold $3.25 million in debt to 11 investors, though he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2020

CEO replaced, funding to be returned, after fiscal probe of HeadSpin

All was apparently not as advertised at app-testing startup HeadSpin Inc. when it announced a unicorn funding round in February. The Palo Alto company's CEO has since been replaced, it is returning up to $95 million in funding to investors and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2020

Baird Capital leads Atlanta cancer treatment analytics startup"s $28M funding round

Oncology Analytics, an Atlanta-based data-driven utilization management company with a focus on oncology, has raised $28 million in a Series C round led by Baird Capital. Existing investors Oak HC/FT, McKesson Ventures and The Blue Venture Fu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 27th, 2020

Atlanta supply chain tracking startup raises $6.6M, appoints UPS exec to board

An Atlanta-based startup that uses technology to track items and merchandise throughout the supply chain journey has closed a funding round. LocatorX raised $6.6 million from angel investors to support product development and expansion in sales and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2020

Lime looks to slash valuation by 80%

Lime is rushing to line up emergency funding and is willing to get it at a valuation that is 80% below its last funding round, The Information reports. The San Francisco-based micro-mobility company is in discussions with new investors about valuin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

Former Twitter execs invest $50M series B in S.F. payments software startup

SpotOn, a payments and software company based in San Francisco, swept up $50 million in a Series B funding round today. The investment came from ex-Twitter executives who — former CEO Dick Costolo, former COO Adam Bain and former executive Davi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2020

Wearable health tech startup pumps $145M into completing defibrillator patch product

Element Science, a San Francisco maker of wearable heart monitors, has raised a monster Series C round of $145.6 million, bringing its total funding to $183 million. The round was led by Deerfield Healthcare and Qiming Venture Partners USA. Existing i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2020

Despite a scathing review, air purifier startup lands $58M in funding

Even after being dubbed “the worst air purifier” by Wirecutter, San Francisco startup Molekule remains a competitor to be reckoned with as it captured a $58 million Series C round on Tuesday, bringing its total to $96.4 million.   If you’ve rece.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2020

AI computing startup SambaNova raises $250 million in BlackRock-led funding

Artificial intelligence computing firm SambaNova Systems said on Tuesday it has raised $250 million in a funding round led by BlackRock Inc to expand its customer base, reflecting investors' appetite for the market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 25th, 2020

S.F. education tech startup levels up to $2B valuation

Udemy, an online learning platform based in San Francisco, has scored big with a $50 million Series E funding round by ongoing partner Benesse Holdings, boosting the company's valuation to $2 billion.  The company was previously valued at $710 mi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2020

Investors from Chicago, ATX, SF, NYC back $10.5M round for Eventus Systems

Eventus Systems Inc., a local software startup that monitors financial markets, said Feb. 19 it has raised a $10.5 million series A funding round. Austin’s LiveOak Venture Partners and Chicago’s Jump Capital led the new round of investment. Other i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2020

ClearMetal Raises $15 Million To Boost Real-Time Visibility In Supply Chains

San Francisco-based logistics data analytics startup ClearMetal announced it has raised $15 million in a fresh round of funding led by Eclipse Ventures, bringing the total investment in the company .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 5th, 2020

Atlanta payroll software startup closes $6M funding round

OnPay, an Atlanta-based payroll software startup, has closed an oversubscribed $6 million Series A round from individual investors. Mark McKee, president and COO of OnPay, said the funding will primarily be used for growing its team, product develo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2020

S.F. marketing tech startup snags $210M funding round, unicorn status

Last year it doubled its headcount to reach 850 employees and expects more considerable growth at its San Francisco headquarters and New York office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 21st, 2020