Janrain nabs $27 mln in HighBar-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Portland, Oregon-based Janrain, a provider of customer identity management solutions, has raised $27 million in Series D funding. HighBar Partners led the round with participation from return backers Millennium Technology Value Partners, Split Rock Partners, Epic Ventures, Emergence Capital, RPM Ventures and DFJ Frontier. In addition to the funding, John Kim, co-founder and managing partner at HighBar Partners, has been added to Janrain’s board of directors.

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Emergence Capital leads Series A round for Textio

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Seattle-based Textio, an intelligent text platform, has secured $8 million in Series A funding. Emergence Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Cowboy Ventures, Bloomberg Beta and Upside Partnership. In conjunction with the funding, Gordon Ritter, founder and general partner at Emergence Capital, has been added to Textio’s board of directors.

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Thoma Bravo to buy majority stake in MedeAnalytics

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Thoma Bravo has agreed to acquire a majority stake in MedeAnalytics Inc, a provider of financial performance analytics for the healthcare market. No financial terms were disclosed. As a result of the transaction, MedeAnalytics’ previous backers Bain Capital Integral Investors LLC and Emergence Capital Partners will retain their minority stakes.

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High Alpha scores $35 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Indianapolis-based venture studio High Alpha, which is focused on creating, operating and funding enterprise cloud companies, has secured $35 million in funding. High Alpha’s backers include Emergence Capital, Greenspring Associates and Hyde Park Venture Partners.

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DroneDeploy snaps up $9 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

San Francisco-based commercial drone startup DroneDeploy has secured $9 million in Series A funding. Emergence Capital led the round with participation from previous investors SoftTech, DataCollective and Angelpad. In addition to the funding, Kevin Spain, a general partner at Emergence Capital, has been added to DroneDeploy’s board.

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Civitas Learning attracts $16 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Austin, Texas-based Civitas Learning, a predictive analytics platform provider for higher education institutions, has closed $16 million in funding. Rethink Education led the round with participation from other investors that included previous backers Austin Ventures and Emergence Capital.

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Zoom grabs $30 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Cloud video conferencing company Zoom has closed $30 million in Series C funding. Emergence Capital led the round with participation from return backers that included Horizons Ventures, Jerry Yang and Qualcomm Ventures.

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VC-backed Zettics names VP of monetization

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Zettics has hired Adam Guy as vice president of monetization. Previously, Guy worked at Millward Brown Digital where he served as senior vice president of business development and head of mobile. Based in Concord, Mass., Zettics is a provider of actionable subscriber analytics. Its backers include North Bridge Venture Partners, Voyager Capital, Steamboat Ventures, Emergence Capital, Excelestar Ventures, DRW Trading Group and Jump Capital.

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Reuters – Veeva Systems Planning IPO

By Reuters News — 3 years ago

Life sciences-focused software company Veeva Systems is planning an initial public offering that could come in the third quarter and has selected banks to lead the deal, writes Reuters. Veeva Systems received $4 million in funding from venture capital firm Emergence Capital in 2008.

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Lithium Technologies Inks $53.4M

4 years ago

Emeryville, Calif.-based e-commerce and marketing company Lithium Technologies has raised a whopping $53.4 million in new capital. New investor New Enterprise Associates led the round, with participation from new backer SAP Ventures as well as “all existing Lithium investors,” the company said. Lithium previously raised capital from investors including DAG Ventures, Tenaya Capital, Benchmark Capital, Emergence Capital and Shasta Ventures. The Series D round will go towards growth, including bolstering sales and marketing efforts.

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