Chatbooks nabs $6 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

Provo, Utah-based Chatbooks, a service that automatically converts digital photos into photo books, has raised $6 million in Series A funding. Signal Peak Ventures led the round with participation from Kickstart Seed Fund, Peterson Ventures and BYU Cougar Capital.

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Brainstorm takes in $6.4 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Utah-based BrainStorm, a Microsoft partner for end-user adoption and change management, has raised $6.4 million in Series A funding. Kickstart Seed Fund led the round.

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Boombox scores $5.5 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Boombox, which was launched by Movement Ventures, has raised $5.5 million in Series A funding. Pelion Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Kickstart Seed Fund and Peterson Partners. Based in Lehi, Utah, Boombox is a creative suite of tools that helps create interactive content.

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Equity management platform Capshare bags $1 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Salt Lake City-based Capshare, an equity management platform for valuation service providers and organizations, has received $1 million in funding. Tim Draper Associates led the round with participation from other investors that included Kickstart Seed Fund.

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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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Quiz platform creator Qzzr racks up $2 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Qzzr has received $2 million in seed funding. Kickstart Seed Fund led the round with participation from other investors that included Pelion Venture Partners, Peterson Partners and RPM Ventures. Qzzr, which has emerged from stealth mode, is a quiz platform creator.

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VidAngel grabs $600K

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

VidAngel said Friday that it has closed $600,000 in seed funding. The investors were Alta Ventures, Kickstart Seed Fund and Stonewall Capital. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., VidAngel is a website and app that lets users stream movies and watch YouTube.

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RackWare rakes in $2.3 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

RackWare said Wednesday that it has secured $2.3 million in funding. Previous backers Kickstart Seed Fund and Osage Venture Partners led the round. Based in Santa Calra, Calif., RackWare is a provider of cloud solutions.

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Lucid Software fetches $5 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Lucid Software has closed $5 million in Series A funding. The investors included Kickstart Seed Fund and Grayhawk Capital. Based in Salt Lake City, Lucid Software is a provider of cloud-based apps Lucidchart and Lucidpress.

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GroSocial Closes $450,000 Seed Round

4 years ago

GroSocial, based in Orem, Utah, has raised $450,000 in seed financing from Kickstart Seed Fund, Monarch Ventures, Rock & Hammer Ventures as well as other angel investors. The money will help GroSocial continue development of its social media marketing software for small-to-medium businesses.

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