Tech startup Estimote nabs $10.7 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 3 weeks ago

Estimote has raised $10.7 million in Series A funding, the company announced in a blog post on its site. Javelin Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Digital Garage, Homebrew, Box Group and Commerce Ventures. Based in New York City and Poland, Estimote is a tech startup developing a sensor-based analytics and engagement platform.

 

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Marqeta racks up $25 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

California-based Marqeta, a payment platform provider, has raised $25 million in Series C funding. The investors included IA Capital, CommerzVentures, 83North, Granite Ventures and Commerce Ventures. FT Partners advised Marqeta and its board of directors on the transaction.

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SessionM scores $12 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Boston-based SessionM, a consumer loyalty and engagement platform provider, has secured $12 million in funding. Causeway Media Partners led the round with participation from NTT Docomo Capital, Commerce Ventures, Highland Capital Partners, Charles River Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

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RetailNext snags $125 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

San Jose, California-based RetailNext Inc, a provider of in-store retail analytics, has raised $125 million in funding. Activant Capital Group led the round with participation from other investors that included August Capital, StarVest Partners, Nokia Growth Partners, Commerce Ventures, American Express, Pereg Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures and Siguler Guff & Company. In addition to the funding, Activant’s Steve Sarracino, has been added to RetailNext’s board of directors.

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Bill.com nabs $50 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Business payment network Bill.com has secured $50 million in funding. The investors were Silicon Valley Bank, DCM Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, August Capital, Napier Park Global Capital, American Express Ventures and Commerce Ventures.

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Bitnet scores $14.5 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Bitnet Technologies, a digital commerce platform provider for bitcoin payments, has raised $14.5 million in Series A funding. Highland Capital Partners led the round. Other investors included Rakuten, Webb Investment Network, Bitcoin Opportunity Corp., Stephens Investment Management, Commerce Ventures and Buchanan Capital Management. In addition to the funding, Peter Bell, a partner at Highland Capital Partners, has been added to Bitnet’s board of directors.

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Raveh joins Commerce Ventures

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

Dan Raveh has joined Commerce Ventures, a firm focused on mobile, payments and retail. Raveh is a Wharton 14′ MBA graduate. Prior to Wharton, he spent 3 years executing technology investments at Viola Private Equity.

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NGP leads $30 mln round for RetailNext

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

RetailNext, a San Jose, Calif. provider of retail analytics, said Tuesday that it has raised $30 million in funding. Nokia Growth Partners led the round with participation from Activant Capital Group, August Capital, StarVest Partners, Commerce Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, Tyco and American Express.

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Address change platform Updater scores $8 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Updater has closed $8 million in Series A funding. The investors were SoftBank Capital, Second Century Ventures, IA Ventures and Commerce Ventures. Also, the firm has named Ryan Hubbard as chief technology officer. Based in New York City, Updater is a relocation and address-change platform.

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