LeadPages takes in $27 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Minneapolis-based LeadPages, a landing page and lead generation platform provider, has raised $27 million in Series B funding. Drive Capital led the round with participation from Foundry Group and Arthur Ventures. In addition to the funding, Drive Capital’s Chris Olsen has been appointed to LeadPage’s board of directors.

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Mapbox raises $52.55 mln from DFJ, DBL, Thrive, Foundry, others

By Mark Boslet — 8 months ago

Mapbox said it raised $52.55 million of Series B capital in a deal led by DFJ’s growth team. Other new investors include DBL Partners, Thrive Capital, Pritzker Group, Promus Ventures and Jon Winkelried, an ex-president of Goldman Sachs. Existing investor, Foundry Group, which did the company’s Series A, participated.

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Yesware nabs $13.3 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Yesware has raised $13.3 million in funding, the company announced in a blog post on its site. Foundry Group led the round with participation from Battery Ventures, Google Ventures, Golden Venture Partners and IDG Ventures. Based in Boston and San Francisco, Yesware is an all-in-one sales acceleration platform for salespeople.

 

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DataHero scores $6.1 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

San Francisco-based DataHero, a provider of self-service Cloud BI, has raised $6.1 million in Series A funding. Return backer Foundry Group led the round. Also, the company has named Ed Miller as CEO.

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VC-backed Trada shuts down business

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Boulder, Colorado-based Trada, a paid search crowdsourced marketplace, has shut down its operations, CEO Matt Harada confirmed in a post on the company’s site. The reason cited for the closure was the company’s inability to pay its creditors. Trada, which launched in 2008, was backed by Foundry Group and Google Ventures. To read the announcement, visit here.

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FullContact grabs $10 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Denver-based FullContact, a provider of fully connected address book solutions, has raised $10 million in funding. Foundry Group and Baird Capital led the round with participation from Blue Note Ventures and 500 Startups. In conjunction with the funding, Benedict Rocchio of Baird has been added to FullContact’s board.

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Rover grabs $25 mln in TCV-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Seattle-based Rover.com, a network that connects dog owners with dog sitters, has raised $25 million in funding. Technology Crossover Ventures led the round with participation from return backers Foundry Group, Madrona Venture Group, Menlo Ventures and Petco. Also, Rover has appointed Jeremy Wacksman, Zillow‘s vice president of marketing and product management, to Rover’s board of directors.

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Urban Airship picks up $21 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Urban Airship, a provider of customer engagement solutions for brands, has closed $21 million in Series D funding. The investors included August Capital, Foundry Group, Franklin Park Associates, QuestMark Partners, True Ventures and Verizon Ventures. Also, the company has named Erin Hintz as chief marketing officer and Mike Musson as senior vice president of strategy and business development.

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Art tech startup Cuseum snags $1.2 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Boston-based art tech startup Cuseum has raised $1.2 million in seed funding. The investors included Foundry Group’s FG Angels, Atlas Venture’s Boston Syndicates, Seavest Capital Partners, Drummond Road Capital and New Gen Partners.

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FullContact picks up $7 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

FullContact has secured $7 million in funding in a round led by Foundry Group with participation from 500 Startups and Blue Note Ventures. Based in Denver and Latvia, FullContact is a provider of unified contact data for consumers and API developers.

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Data company Mattermark raises $6.5 mln, Feld joins board

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

Mattermark, which provides a data platform used by investors to track private companies, has raised a $6.5 million Series A round that was led by Foundry Group. The San Francisco-based company was founded in 2013 and has now raised $11.3 million in total funding. Participating in the Series A was many of the company’s seed-stage investors, including 500 Startups, Andreessen Horowitz, Data Collective, Sherpa Ventures, Felicis Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Version One Ventures and many individuals, including Jeff Lawson, Carter Rabasa, Damien Tanner, Daniel Clark, Eileen Burbidge, Elliot Loh, Enrico Pandian, Eric Ries, Ullas Naik and others. As part of the Series A round, Brad Feld, managing director of Foundry, has joined the Mattermark board.

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NEA, Foundry Group, Madrona seed $3.25 mln in Spare5

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

New Enterprise Associates, the Foundry Group, Madrona Venture Group and prominent angel investors provided $3.25 million in seed funding to Spare5, a mobile application that pays people to provide expert insight in their spare time. Spare5 is the first company to spin out of startup studio Madrona Venture Labs. Madrona Venture Group’s Greg Gottesman and Foundry’s Brad Feld will join Spare5’s board of directors.

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SendGrid racks up over $20 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Boulder-based email delivery platform SendGrid has received over $20 million in Series C funding. The investors were Bain Capital Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners and Foundry Group.

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