VC-backed White Ops appoints new CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

White Ops, a provider of online fraud detection solutions for digital advertising, has hired Barry Chubrik as chief financial officer. Previously, Chubrik worked at Get Satisfaction where he served as chief financial officer. White Ops is backed by Paladin Capital Group and Grotech Ventures.

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Cloud Elements snags $5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 4 weeks ago

According to a source familiar with the firm, Cloud Elements has secured $5 million in funding. The investors were Grotech Ventures, Rally Ventures and Access Ventures. Headquartered in Denver, Cloud Elements is a provider of cloud API integration and aggregation solutions.

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CommercialTribe nets $6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Denver-based Colorado, CommercialTribe, a provider of sales enablement solutions, has raised $6 million in funding. The investors were Boulder Ventures, Grotech Ventures and Access Venture Partners.

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Contactually snaps up $8 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

According to a blog post on its site, Washington, DC-based software and service company Contactually has raised $8 million in Series A funding. The company’s backers include Grotech Ventures, Rally Ventures, Correlation Ventures, Point Nine Capital, 500 Startups, Bull City Venture Partners and Middleland Capital.

 

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TrackIf raises $5 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Trackif said Tuesday it raised a $5 million Series A round co-led by Origin Ventures and Grotech Ventures. Existing investor Chicago Ventures also participated. Minneapolis-based TrackIf provides online tracking and alerting for shoppers.

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CircleBack inks $12 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

Contact data solutions provider CircleBack Inc has raised $12 million in funding. TDF Ventures led the round with participation from previous backers Grotech Ventures, Syncom Venture Partners and CNF Investments. In conjunction with the funding, TDF’s Jim Pastoriza has been named to CircleBack’s board of directors.

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VC-backed Invincea beefs up advisory board

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Fairfax, Virginia-based Invincea Inc, a provider of advanced endpoint threat protection solutions, has expanded its advisory board with a number of new additions. They are Dr. Ed Amoroso, senior vice president and chief security officer of AT&T; Rand Beers, former acting secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and deputy assistant to the President for Homeland Security; and retired Lieutenant General Rhett Hernandez, former Commander of U.S. Army Cyber Command and current West Point cyber chair of Army Cyber Institute. Its backers included Aeris Capital, Dell Ventures, Grotech Ventures, Harbert Ventures and New Atlantic Ventures.

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Payzer raises $4.2 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 10 months ago

Grotech Ventures and Route 66 Ventures led a $4.2 million Series A round for Payzer. Charlotte, North Carolina-based Payzer is a mobile and cloud based financial technology platform.

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Service commerce platform Booker nets $35 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

New York City-based Booker, a service commerce platform, has secured $35 million in Series C funding. Medina Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included First Data, Jump Capital, Signal Peak, Bain Capital Ventures, Revolution Ventures and Grotech Ventures.

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Dizzion snaps up $3.9 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Grotech Ventures and Access Venture Partners have led a $3.9 million Series A funding round for Dizzion. Other investors included Point B Capital, Correlation Ventures and Service Provider Capital. Based in Denver, Dizzion is a provider of cloud computing solutions for desktops.

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Optoro nets $50 mln Series C in KPCB-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Optoro has raised $50 million in Series C funding in a round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Other investors were Generation Investment ManagementRevolution Growth, Grotech Ventures and SWaN & Legend Venture Partners. In conjunction with the funding, Daniel Oros, a partner at KPCB, has been added to its board. Based in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, Optoro is a provider of solutions that lets retailers and manufacturers increase revenue from returned and excess inventory.

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DB Networks rings up $17 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

DB Networks, a San Diego-based cyber security provider, has raised $17 million in financing. Grotech Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Khosla Ventures and Citi Ventures. Concurrent with the funding, Joe Zell, general partner at Grotech Ventures, has been added to DB Networks’ board of directors.

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Zonoff fetches $31.8 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Malvern, Penn.-based home software platform Zonoff has closed $31.8 million in Series B funding. The investors in this round included previous backers Grotech Ventures and Valhalla Partners.

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TaskEasy attracts $7 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Salt Lake City-based TaskEasy, a provider of on-demand home exterior services, has raised $7 million in Series A funding. The investors were Grotech Ventures, Access Venture Partners and previous backer KickStart Seed Fund. In conjunction with the funding, Service Magic co-CEO and founder Michael Beaudoin has been appointed to TaskEasy’s board of directors.

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AnyPresence nabs $6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Reston, Virginia-based cloud-based mobile platform provider AnyPresence said Tuesday that it has closed $6 million in funding. CNF Investments led the round with participation from Kinetic Ventures, Grotech Ventures and Citrix.

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RedPoint Global scores $5.2 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

RedPoint Global, a data management and digital marketing solutions provider, has closed $5.2 million in funding. Grotech Ventures led the round with participation from Sagamore Ventures.

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Healthcare Interactive garners $8 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Healthcare Interactive said Wednesday that it has closed $8 million in Series A funding. Grotech Ventures and Harbert Venture Partners led the round. Rick Kohr of VCA Securities provided financial advice to HCI on the transaction. Also, Chuck Cullen of Grotech Ventures and Brian Carney of Harbert Venture Partners are joining HCI’s board of directors. Based in Glenwood, Maryland, HCI is a healthcare data firm.

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