GIIN appoints PE exec as COO

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

The Global Impact Investing Network, a nonprofit organization focused on impact investing, has named Susan Balloch as its new chief operating officer. Previously, Balloch was a managing director at Golden Seeds, an angel group that backs women-led companies. And before that, she worked at Blackstone where she served as an executive director and principal.

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Mobile startup Gummicube nets $830K

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Gummicube has raised $830,000 in seed funding for its formal launch. The backers were Golden Seeds and F50 Venture Partners. Based in San Jose, California, Gummicube is a mobile-focused big data analytics startup.

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Arcus Capital leads $4 mln Series B funding in Wisegate

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Arcus Capital Partners has led a $4 million Series B funding round in Wisegate, which provides advisory services for information technology senior professionals. Other participants in the funding round include Central Texas Angel Network, Atlanta Technology Angels, Golden Seeds and Cowtown Angels. Wisegate has raised a total of $8 million.

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Little Pim Inks £2m Series C

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Little Pim Corporation, a foreign language learning company that introduces young children to a second language via its core DVD and digitally downloadable multi-media series, has secured a $2 million Series C financing. Golden Seeds, including Golden Seeds Innovate NY Fund, led the investment round.

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Golden Seeds Closes Second Fund with $26.5M

4 years ago

Golden Seeds, an investment firm focused on women entrepreneurs, has closed its second fund with $26.5 million in committed capital. Golden Seeds Fund 2 LP will invest across technology, life sciences and consumer goods. The fund already has eight portfolio companies, including AboutOne, maker of an online household management system; and Cognition Therapeutics, which is developing drugs for Alzheimer’s disease. Golden Seeds is based in New York.

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Golden Seeds Backs Honestly Now, Bespoke Global

4 years ago

Investment firm Golden Seeds has put an undisclosed amount into social media company Honestly Now, and ecommerce website Bespoke Global, both based in New York. Honestly Now is a social game designed to help people make personal decisions. Bespoke Global aggregates custom home furnishings.

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NaturallyCurly Network Raises $1.2M

By PEHub Administrator — 5 years ago

The NaturallyCurly Network, a social network for people with wavy to curly hair, has raised $1.2 from company chair Jimmy Treybig, the founder of Tandem Computers, along with John Paul Mitchell Systems co-founder John Paul DeJoria, and the angel investor network Golden Seeds. The round, billed as a C round in a release, brings the total […]

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