Aircall nabs $2.75 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

Paris-based Aircall, an online phone system for teams, has raised $2.75 million in seed funding. Balderton Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included FundersClub.

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Asseta picks up $1 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

San Francisco-based Asseta, a business-to-business marketplace for capital equipment and spare parts, has secured $1 million in seed funding. The investors included Red Swan Ventures, Zpark Venture, FundersClub and Winklevoss Capital.

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Parklet attracts $1.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Parklet, an onboarding and culture integration platform, has secured $1.5 million in seed funding, according to a blog post on its site. Jason Lemkin of Storm Ventures and Greylock Ventures‘ Joseph Ansanelli and Sarah Guo led the round with participation from other investors that included FundersClub, Winklevoss Capital and Western Technology Investment. Also, Parklet has appointed Lemkin to its board of directors. To read more about the funding, visit here.

 

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BVP and General Catalyst leads $3.5 mln seed round for Abacus

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Abacus has received $3.5 million in seed funding, the company confirmed in a blog post on its site. Bessemer Venture Partners and General Catalyst led the round with participation from other investors that included Bloodstone, CrunchFund, FundersClub and Google Ventures. Based in New York City, Abacus provides real-time employee expense systems. To read the announcement, visit here.

 

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LeadGenius racks up $6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

LeadGenius has received $6 million in Series A funding. Sierra Ventures led the round with participation from a number of investors that included Kapor Capital, Alexis Ohanian, FundersClub, Fuel Capital, Bee Partners, Sam Altman, Scrum Ventures, CRCM and 500 Startups. Based in Berkeley, Calif., LeadGenius provides prospecting solutions for sales organizations.

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Business research platform Whale Path picks up $1.1 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Whale Path said Thursday that it closed $1.1 million in seed financing. The investors included TMT Investments, Kima Ventures, 500 Startups, Altair Capital, FundersClub, Wefunder and Ben Narasin. Based in San Francisco and Sunnyvale, Calif., Whale Path is a on-demand business research platform for corporate customers.

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RentPath buys VC-backed Lovely for $13 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

RentPath said Wednesday that it has acquired Lovely for $13 million in cash. Based in San Francisco, Lovely is a marketplace for renters, property owners and managers. Its backers included Felicis Ventures, Founder Collective, S-Cubed Capital and FundersClub.

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FundersClub appoints Saez to executive team

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

FundersClub has appointed Engle Saez to the company’s executive team. Prior to joining FundersClub, Saez served as chief marketing officer at Blue Nile, where he was responsible for developing revenue and growth initiatives for the online jeweler.

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FundersClub Posts First Year Investment Figures

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

As most of you know, starting a venture fund is no easy task. Especially when the fund is breaking the paradigm with a new model. This is exactly what FundersClub is trying to do with an online model that lets accredited investors participate in managed funds that invest in startups.

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Video Ad Startup Virool Raises $6.62 Million

By Connie Loizos — 3 years ago

Virool, a year-old San Francisco-based video advertising startup, has closed on $6.62 million in funding from a long list of investors in what the company claims is the biggest seed round raised so far by a graduate of the the Y Combinator incubator program. (Virool came out of the program last summer.) The company’s institutional investors include Draper Fisher Juvetson and Menlo Ventures; individuals who contributed to the funding include Paul BuchheitDave McClure, and Yuri Milner.

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