Stockpile rakes in $15 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Palo Alto, California-based Stockpile, a provider of gift cards for company stock, has raised $15 million in Series A funding. Investors include Mayfield, Sequoia Capital and actor/entrepreneur/tech investor Ashton Kutcher.

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BigPanda scores $16 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Mountain View, California-based data science platform BigPanda has secured $16 million in Series B funding. Battery Ventures led the round with participation from return backers Sequoia Capital and Mayfield. In addition to the funding, Scott Tobin, a general partner at Battery Ventures, has been added to BigPanda’s board.

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Small biz owners social net Alignable grabs $8 mln: CORRECTED

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Waltham, Massachusetts-based Alignable, a social network for small business owners, has raised $8 million in funding. Mayfield led the round with participation from previous backers Saturn Partners, NextView Ventures and Lead Edge Capital. CORRECTION: Due to a press release error, a previous version of this report incorrectly stated that Lead Edge Capital invested in Alignable. Instead, it was Lead Edge Ventures. The report has been corrected.

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ServiceMax pulls in $82 mln Series F

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Field service management software provider ServiceMax has raised $82 million in Series F funding. Premji Invest led the round with participation from other investors that included GE Ventures, PTC Inc, Cloud Apps Capital, Emergence Capital Partners, KPCB, Mayfield, Meritech, Adams Street Partners, Crosslink Capital, Questmark Partners, Sozo Ventures and Trinity Ventures.

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Poshmark snags $25 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Menlo Park, California-based Poshmark, a fashion community marketplace, has secured $25 million in funding. The investors were Mayfield, Menlo Ventures, Inventus Capital, Union Grove Venture Partners, Shea Ventures and SoftTech VC.

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TripHobo ropes in $3 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

India-based TripHobo, a platform for discovering user-generated travel itineraries, has raised $3 million in Series B funding. Mayfield and previous backer Kalaari Capital led the round.

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Rakuten invests $300 mln in Lyft

By Luisa Beltran — 11 months ago

Rakuten Inc. said Thursday it has agreed to buy an 11.9 percent stake in Lyft. Rakuten said it is investing $300 million as lead investor of Lyft’s $530 million series E investment round. Other investors of the E round were not disclosed. San Francisco-based Lyft, a car-sharing app, has received backing from Andreessen Horowitz, Mayfield, Founders Fund, Coatue Management, Third Point Management and Alibaba.

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VC-backed car-sharing app Lyft announces new CMO and CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based car-sharing app Lyft has named Kira Wampler as chief marketing officer and promoted Brian Roberts to chief financial officer, the company announced in a blog post on its site. Previously, Wampler worked at Trulia where she served as CMO while Roberts is Lyft’s former senior vice president of partnerships and corporate development. Lyft’s backers include Andreessen Horowitz, Mayfield, Founders Fund, Coatue Management, Third Point Management and Alibaba. To read more about Lyft’s new appointments, visit here.

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CloudPhysics appoints CEO and member of board

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

CloudPhysics has appointed Jeffrey Hausman as CloudPhysics CEO and member of the board of directors. The company, based in Mountain View, Calif provides predictive analytics for virtual datacenters and is backed by Mayfield, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Jafco Ventures.

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Zenprise Appoints President and CEO

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Zenprise, a secure mobile device management provider, has appointed Amit Pandey as president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. The company raised $30 million growth financing in October last year. The round, led by Greylock Partners, also included participation from existing shareholders Rembrandt Venture Partners, Ignition Partners, Bay Partners, Mayfield and Shasta Ventures. PRESS RELEASE […]

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Greylock Leads $30M Round for Zenprise

4 years ago

Zenprise Inc. has raised $30 million in new financing led by Greylock Partners. The round, which included participation from existing shareholders Rembrandt Venture Partners, Ignition Partners, Bay Partners, Mayfield and Shasta Ventures, will be used for growth. Zenprise, a maker of mobile device management software, aims to bolders its product development, sales and marketing efforts. Zenprise also announced that Asheem Chandna of Greylock has been named to the board.

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Zenprise Adds Three to Executive Management

5 years ago

Zenprise, a maker of mobile device management software, has added Steve Valenzuela as chief financial officer; Todd Terbeek as vice president of business development; and Howard Greenfield as vice president of worldwide sales. Valenzuela was previously CFO at Rainmaker Systems, a publicly traded software-as-a-service company. Terbeek was previously vice president of sales and marketing at Lockdown Networks. Prior to Zenprise, Greenfield served as vice president of sales for Wanova, a provider of desktop virtualization solutions. With the latest news, Zenprise also said it had relocated to Redwood City, Calif. Zenprise is backed by investors including Rembrandt Venture Partners, Ignition Partners, Bay Partners, Mayfield and Shasta Ventures.

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NorthScale Raises $10 Million

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

NorthScale Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of elastic data infrastructure software, has raised $10 million in Series B funding. Mayfield Fund led the round, and was joined by return backers Accel Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners.

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