VC-backed TeamSnap adds eBay’s Vescio to board

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Boulder, Colorado-based TeamSnap, a tool for organizing and communicating updates for sports teams, has named Jennifer Vescio to its board of directors. Vescio is eBay‘s head of global strategy and business development. TeamSnap’s backers include Northgate Capital, Colorado Impact Fund, Crawley Ventures and Foundry Group.

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TeamSnap rallies $10 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Boulder, Colorado-based TeamSnap, a tool for organizing and communicating updates for sports teams, has raised $10 million in Series B funding. Northgate Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Colorado Impact Fund, Crawley Ventures and Foundry Group.

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VC-backed Ticketfly appoints new CFO and engineering VP

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

San Francisco-based ticketing platform Ticketfly has named Derek Yung as chief financial officer and Nate Underwood as vice president of engineering. Yung’s work background includes serving as CFO to several companies that include Nextag and Tria Beauty while Underwood worked at a number of firms that include Livefyre and Sony. Ticketfly’s backers include Sapphire Ventures, Riverwood Capital, Northgate Capital and Cross Creek Capital.

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Google Ventures leads $100 mln round for Carbon3D

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Silicon Valley-based 3D printing company Carbon3D Inc has raised $100 million in funding. Google Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Yuri Milner, Reinet Fund, Sequoia Capital, Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Northgate Capital.

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Northgate Capital invests in Elara

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Northgate Capital has bought a majority stake in Elara. According to the deal, the private equity firm will invest up to $38 million in Elara . Based in Mexico and Latin America, Elara is a provider of satellite telecommunication and technology services.

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MarkLogic scores $102 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Silicon Valley-based database platform provider MarkLogic Corporation, has secured $102 million in funding. Wellington Management Company LLP led the round with participation from other investors that included Arrowpoint Partners, Northgate Capital, Sequoia Capital and Tenaya CapitalAllen & Company provided financial advice to MarkLogic on the transaction.

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Birst raises $65 mln led by Wellington

By Alastair Goldfisher — 11 months ago

Birst, a provider of cloud-based business intelligence and analytics, has raised $65 million in funding.  Wellington Management Company LLP led the round and was joined by existing investors Sequoia Capital, Hummer Winblad, DAG Ventures and Northgate Capital. The San Francisco-based company has now raised $156 million in total financing.

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VC-backed RainDance Technologies files for IPO

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Billerica, Massachusetts-based RainDance Technologies Inc, a genomics tools provider, has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as the stock’s pricing terms have yet to be set. RainDance plans on listing the stock on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “RAIN.” BofA Merrill Lynch, Cowen and Company and Evercore ISI will serve as the lead underwriters. RainDance’s backers include GE Ventures and Northgate Capital.

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Revinate nets $15.34 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based Revinate, a provider of hospitality solutions, has closed $15.34 million in Series B funding. The investors included Tenaya Capital, Northgate Capital, Industry Ventures, Benchmark, Formation 8 and Tao Capital Partners. In conjunction with the funding, Brian Melton, a managing director at Tenaya Capital, has been added to Revinate’s board of directors.

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TVC Capital leads $9.5 mln Series A funding in Centage Corporation

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

TVC Capital has led a $9.5 million Series A funding in Centage Corporation, which provides budgeting and forecasting software for small and medium-sized businesses. Other participants in the funding included Northgate Capital. Jeb Spencer of TVC Capital and Jared Stone of Northgate also will join the company’s board of directors.

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VC-backed Mustbin promotes CTO to CEO

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Mustbin, a Boston-based app for organizing, storing and sharing vital personal information, has promoted Satyender Mahajan to CEO from chief technology officer. The firm’s backers include DAG Ventures, General Catalyst, Mohr Davidow Ventures and Northgate Capital.

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Solar cell maker Solexel bags $31 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Solexel has closed $31 million in financing. The investors included GAF, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Technology Partners, DAG Ventures, Northgate Capital, GSV Capital Corp. Gentry Venture Partners and Jasper Ridge Partners. Based in Milpitas, Calif., Solexel is a solar cell and module maker.

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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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