EatStreet cooks up $15 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Madison, Wisconsin-based EatStreet, an online and mobile food ordering company, has secured $15 million in Series C funding. The lead investors were 4490 Ventures and Lumia Capital. Also, GCI Capital, MATH Venture Partners and the State of Wisconsin Investment Board participated in the round.

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On-demand meal service Sprig cooks up $45 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

San Francisco-based on-demand meal service Sprig has secured $45 million in funding. The Social+Capital Partnership led the round with participation from other investors that included Greylock Partners, Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, 500 Startups, Ludlow Ventures, Lumia Capital, IDG Ventures and CAA Ventures. In addition to the funding, Ted Maidenberg of Social+Capital has been added to Sprig’s board of directors.

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Hired attracts $15 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Job marketplace Hired has closed $15 million in Series B funding. The investors were Silicon Valley Bank, Comcast Ventures, Lumia Capital, Crosslink Capital, Sierra Ventures, SoftTech and SherpaVentures. According to the firm, the capital will be used for growth and expansion.

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Hinge app picks up $4.5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Hinge, a NYC-based app that helps users meet new people through friends, has received $4.5 million in funding. The investors included Founders Fund, Lowercase Capital, CAA Ventures, Lumia Capital, Middleland Capital and Great Oaks.

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VC-backed OpenDNS hires CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

OpenDNS has hired Burt W. Podbere as chief financial officer. Previously, Podbere worked at Net Optics where he served as CFO. Based in San Francisco, OpenDNS is a provider of internet security solutions. Its backers include Greylock Partners, Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Glynn Capital, Cisco, Evolution Capital, Lumia Capital, Mohr Davidow Ventures and Northgate Capital.

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Internet security provider OpenDNS bags $35 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

OpenDNS said Thursday that it has secured $35 million in funding. The investors were Greylock Partners, Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Glynn Capital, Cisco, Evolution Capital, Lumia Capital, Mohr Davidow Ventures and Northgate Capital. Based in San Francisco, OpenDNS is a provider of internet security solutions.

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Kabbage raises fresh $50 mln in SoftBank-led round

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

Kabbage, an online lender for small businesses, has raised a $50 million Series D round led by SoftBank Capital. Also participating in the round is TCW/Craton, Lumia Capital and existing investors, including UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund, Thomvest Ventures, BlueRun Ventures, Mohr Davidow Ventures and individuals David Bonderman and Warren Stephens. As part of the latest round, Steve Murray, a partner at SoftBank, has joined the board. Atlanta-based Kabbage has now raised about $106 million in equity since 2010.

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Xtime Raises $23M From Bessemer, Lumia, RPM And Saints

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Xtime said it raised $23 million in a deal led by Bessemer Venture Partners and joined by Lumia Capital and existing investors RPM Ventures and Saints Capital. The company said Jeremy Levine, a Bessemer partner, and DFJ Venture Partner Heidi Roizen have joined the board.

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MarkaVIP Completes Series A

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Middle East private sales club MarkaVIP, has completed a $5 million Series A funding led by Silicon Valley venture firm Lumia Capital with significant participation from New York City-based Invus Financial Advisors (IFA). The funding round will be used to expand MarkaVIP’s current operations and to support regional expansion for its private sales club throughout […]

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