DigitalGenius snags $3 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Artificial intelligence company DigitalGenius Ltd has raised $3 million in funding. Metamorphic Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Lerer-Hippeau Ventures, Lowercase Capital, RRE Ventures and Lumia Capital.

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Nomination app Blend raises Series A round led by NEA

By Alastair Goldfisher — 8 months ago

San Francisco-based Blend announced it has raised $6.3 Million in a Series A round led by New Enterprise Associates. Metamorphic Ventures, Red Sea Ventures, Great Oaks Capital, the Al Nowais family from Dubai’s Waha Capital and previous investors CAA Ventures, Foundation Capital, Galvanize Ventures, BaseVC, among others, also participated in the round. As part of the funding, Sheel Tyle, a principal with NEA, has joined the board. Blend previously raised $2.7 million in seed funding.

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Fantasy sports platform AlphaDraft picks up $5 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Los Angeles-based daily fantasy sports platform AlphaDraft has raised $5 million in funding. Metamorphic Ventures led the round with participation from WME, Upfront Ventures, IDG Ventures, Amplify.LA, KEC Ventures, Freestyle Capital, Gokul Rajaram, SK Ventures, Basset Investment Group, Greycroft Partners, Melo7 Tech Partners and former NBA Commissioner David Stern.

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IoT startup MODE picks up $775K

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

San Mateo, California-based MODE Inc, an internet of things platform, has launched and raised $775,000 in funding. The backers include Metamorphic Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

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Stanza collects $4.3 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Calendar startup Stanza (formerly known as SpotOn.it) has raised $4.3 million in seed funding. The investors included Metamorphic Ventures, Founder Collective, Tekton Ventures, Western Technology Investment, Stanford-StartX Fund and two ex-NFL players, Ronnie Lott and Harris Barton.

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LaunchKey snaps up $3 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

LaunchKey has raised $3 million in seed funding. Metamorphic Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included ENIAC Ventures, Crosslink Capital, Pantera Capital, Rimrock Venture Partners and VegasTechFund. Based in Las Vegas, LaunchKey is a mobile authentication platform.

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Boxbee nets $5 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

New York-based Boxbee, a storage and logistics provider for homes and businesses, has received $5 million in Series A funding. Metamorphic Ventures led the round with participation from others investors that included Floodgate, Northgate and an unnamed “home improvement giant.” According to the firm, the capital will be used for growth.

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Job app Switch raises $1.4 mln in seed

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

Switch announced it has raised $1.4 million in seed-stage funding led by Rhodium and Metamorphic Ventures, with additional participation from BAM Ventures, SG VC and New York-based angel investors. New York-based Switch provides a mobile job discovery marketplace.

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Online legal marketplace UpCounsel nabs $2.4 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based UpCounsel, an online marketplace for legal services, has raised $2.4 million in seed funding. Metamorphic Ventures and Crosslink Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Homebrew. According to the company, the capital infusion will be used for expansion.

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Metamorphic backs travel search engine Wanderu

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

Wanderu has raised $5.6 million in Series A funding led by Metamorphic VenturesAlta Ventures also joined the round, which included 500 Startups, Barbara Corcoran Venture Partners, and individual investors Craig Lentzsch (former CEO of Greyhound), John Balen (general partner at Canaan Partners) and Brad Feld (managing director at Foundry Group), among others. The Boston-based company previously raised a $2.4 million round led by Alta Ventures. Wanderu, which targets Millennials, provides travel search engine services for bus and train rides.

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Viyet raises $1.5 mln seed funding

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Viyet Inc, an e-commerce site for pre-owned furniture, lighting and accessories, has raised $1.5 million in seed funding. F Cubed and Metamorphic Ventures participated in the funding round along with a group of angle investors and senior executives in retail and technology.

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