BookBub scores $3.8 mln

BookBub said Thursday that it has closed $3.8 million in Series A financing. The investors included NextView Ventures, Founder Collective, Avalon Ventures and Bloomberg Beta. Headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., BookBub helps readers find ebook deals.

Online Payments Startup Plastiq Raises Fresh $6M

Plastiq, a Boston-based online payments company, has raised $6 million in financing. The round was led by Atlas Venture and Flybridge Capital Partners and also included investors in an earlier, $2.3 million financing sewn up last spring. Those other investors include NextView Ventures, Greenoaks Capital Management and individual investors such as Harvey Golub, the former chairman and CEO of American Express.

Shareaholic Raises Oversubscribed $3 Million Series A

Content start-up Shareaholic has closed an oversubscribed $3 million Series A led by Kepha Partners. Existing investors including General Catalyst Partners, NextView Ventures, 500Startups and angels also participated. ANNOUNCEMENT Today I am thrilled to announce that we have closed a very oversubscribed $3 Million Series A led by Kepha Partners with all our existing investors […]

Objective Logistics Raises $1.5M From Google Ventures, Atlas, Others

Objective Logistics said it raised a $1.5 million in a round led by Atlas Venture and Google Ventures. NextView Ventures, Canary Ventures and individual investors also participated in the round. The funding will be used to further develop and commercialize the Cambridge, Mass., company’s software for the restaurant industry. PRESS RELEASE Objective Logistics Raises $1.5M […]

CustomMade Gets $2.1M From Google Ventures, First Round, Others

CustomMade.com said it raised $2.1 million in a Series A round of financing led by First Round Capital and Google Ventures. Also participating were Founder Collective, Launch Capital, NextView Ventures, Andrew McCollum, David Tisch of TechStars and other investors. The company runs a market place connecting shoppers and artisans. PRESS RELEASE CUSTOMMADE RECEIVES FUNDING FROM […]

Rob Go: How NextView Makes Decisions

When I launched NextView, one of the things I looked forward to doing was developing our own decision-making process for the firm. Making wise decisions is very important in venture and being able to balance speed, collaboration, and diligence is easier said than done. Luckily, my partners and I have worked at four different venture […]

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