Canvas leads $12.5 mln funding of CrowdFlower

CrowdFlower, a provider of a crowdsourcing service for data scientists, has raised $12.5 million in Series C financing led by Canvas Venture Fund. Bessemer Venture Partners and Trinity Ventures also participated in the round. The San Francisco-based company has now raised $28 million in total funding.As part of the latest round, Rebecca Lynn, general partner of Canvas, has joined the board.

Auth0 raises seed funding from Bessemer, K9

Seattle-based Auth0, which provides a cloud-based for app developers in need of identity and authentication services, has raised $2.4 million in seed funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners. K9 Ventures, Portland Seed Fund and NXTP Labs also participated in the funding.

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Fractyl garners $40 mln Series C

Fractyl Laboratories said Thursday that it has secured $40 million in Series C funding. Mithril led the round with participation from General Catalyst, Bessemer Venture Partners and Domain Associates. In conjunction with the funding, Ajay Royan, Mithril’s co-founder and managing general partner, has been added to the company’s board of directors. Based in Waltham, Mass., Fractyl is a developer of a device-based endoscopic procedure to treat Type 2 diabetes.

Digital Garage leads $15 mln Series D funding in Wikia

Digital Garage has led a $15 million Series D funding round in Wikia, the online platform for fans of popular culture. Other participants in the funding round include existing investors Amazon, Bessemer Venture Partners and Institutional Venture Partners.

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BVP and Thrive Capital leads Series A round for Hightower

Hightower said Thursday that it has closed $6.5 million in Series A funding. Bessemer Venture Partners and Thrive Capital led the round with participation from previous backers that included RRE Ventures and Red Swan Ventures. Based in New York City, Hightower is an online platform for the commercial leasing sector.

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Mithril Capital leads $19 mln Series D funding round in DoubleDutch

Mithril Capital Management has led a $19 million Series D funding round in DoubleDutch, a mobile app event company. Existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures and Bullpen Capital also participated in the round, along with Singapore-based Enspire Capital. Ajay Royan, co-founder and managing general partner of Mithril, is joining the DoubleDutch board.

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The enterprise high wire act: VCJ

Investors are pouring money into enterprise companies, but valuations haven’t reset and another a fall in public SaaS stocks could be coming

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Fiverr nabs $30 mln Series C

Fiverr said Monday that it has closed $30 million in Series C funding. The investors included Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners and Qumra Capital. Based in New York, Miami and Tel Aviv, Fiverr is an online services marketplace.

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BVP leads Series A round for Social Tables

Social Tables, a hospitality software provider, has closed $8 million in Series A funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round with participation from Thayer Ventures, Militello Capital, 500 Startups, Middleland Capital and Fortify Ventures.

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BVP leads Series B round for PagerDuty

PagerDuty, a San Francisco-based provider of operations performance management solutions, said Thursday that it has closed $27.2 million in Series B funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round with participation from return backers Andreessen Horowitz, Baseline Ventures and Harrison Metal. In addition to the funding, Trevor Oelschig, a partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, has been added to PagerDuty’s board of directors.

VC-backed virtual scrapbook site Pinterest buys Icebergs

Virtual scrapbook site Pinterest has acquired Icebergs, a visual organization startup, the latter announced on its site. No financial terms were disclosed. Icebergs, which is headquartered in Barcelona, will be joining the Pinterest team in San Francisco and discontinuing its service on September 1. Pinterest’s backers include SV Angel, Bessemer Venture Partners, Fidelity, Andreessen Horowitz, FirstMark Capital and Valiant Capital Partners. To read the post, visit here.

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Kurbo Health raises $5.8mln Series A led by Signia

Digital health start-up Kurbo Health has raised $5.8 million in Series A funding, led by Signia Venture Partners. Other investors include Data Collective, Bessemer Venture Partners and Promus Ventures. Kurbo is part of Rock Health, a full-service seed fund for digital health startups.

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Intigua closes Series B led by Intel Capital

Intigua has closed a $10 million Series B round led by new investor Intel Capital. Existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Cedar Fund also participated, bringing total invested capital to $21 million.

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NewVoiceMedia raises Series E led by TCV

Cloud contact centre vendor NewVoiceMedia has raised $50 million in a Series E round of funding. New investor Technology Crossover Ventures led the round, joined by existing shareholders Bessemer Venture Partners, Highland Capital Partners Europe, Eden Ventures, Notion Capital and salesforce.com.

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Bessemer leads $25 mln funding of cloud company CTERA

CTERA Networks, which provides a cloud storage services platform, has raised a $25 million Series C round of funding, led by new investor Bessemer Venture Partners. Also participating was existing investors Benchmark Capital, Cisco and Venrock. The company has now raised $45 million in total funding. As part of the funding, Adam Fisher, a partner at Bessemer, has joined the board.

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