The Zebra inks $17 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

The Zebra, an Austin-based car insurance comparison platform, has raised $17 million in Series A funding. The investors included Silverton Partners, Daher Capital, Ballast Point Ventures and Mark Cuban.

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IVP, Andreessen Horowitz, Magic Johnson and John Legend back Walker & Company

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Walker & Company Brands, a developer of products for people of color, has secured $24 million in Series B funding. Institutional Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Andreessen Horowitz, Upfront Ventures, Daher Capital, Collaborative Fund, Google Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Melo7 Tech Partners, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, John Legend and Ron Johnson. 

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MyTime racks up $9.25 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

San Francisco-based MyTime, an app that lets users book appointments, has secured $9.25 million in Series B funding. Upfront Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Khosla Ventures, Daher Capital, Accelerator Ventures and Westfield Corporation.

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Kyriba scores $21 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Kyriba has closed $21 million in Series C funding. The investors were HSBC, BRED Banque Populaire, Daher Capital, Iris Capital and Upfront Ventures. Headquartered in San Diego, Kyriba is a provider of cloud-based treasury management solutions.

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ChowNow picks up $10 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Restaurant ordering and marketing platform ChowNow has raised $10 million in funding. Upfront Ventures led the round with participation from Steadfast Venture Capital, Daher Capital and Karlin Ventures. Also, the company has hired Nick Kellermeyer as vice president of sales and Arpan Jhaveri as vice president of product and marketing.

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Greycroft leads Series A round for e-commerce site ELOQUII

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Plus-sized women’s fashion e-commerce site ELOQUII has secured about $6 million in Series A funding. Greycroft Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Daher Capital, Bassett Investment Group, Western Technology Investment and Female Founders Fund. In addition to the funding, Elle Wheeler from Greycroft and Anu Duggal from Female Founders Fund have been added to ELOQUII’s board of directors.

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BarkBox fetches $15 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

BarkBox has raised $15 million in Series B funding, a company spokesperson confirmed. The investors included Resolute VC, RRE, Lerer Ventures, Bertelsmann, Vast Ventures, Box Group, Slow Ventures, Daher Capital and CAA. Based in New York City, BarkBox is an e-commerce and content company for dog lovers.

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Walker & Company Brands nets $6.9 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

According to a blog post by founder and CEO Tristan Walker, Walker & Company Brands has closed $6.9 million in Series A funding. Andreessen Horowitz led the round with participation from Upfront Ventures, Collaborative Fund, Daher Capital and Johnson + Partners. In addition to the funding, the firm has named Jeff Jordan to its board of directors. Walker & Company is the maker of Bevel, a shaving solution for men with coarse and curly hair. To read more details about the funding, visit here.

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Connectivity nabs $6.35 mln Series A funds

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Connectivity said Thursday that it has closed $6.35 million in Series A funding. Greycroft Partners led the round with participation from Rincon Venture Partners, Daher Capital, Double M Partners, TenOneTen Ventures, Eytan Elbaz and SLP Ventures. Based in Burbank, Calif., Connectivity is a provider of customer intelligence and engagement solutions for businesses.

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