Vidyard picks up $35 mln in Battery Ventures-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

Canada-based Vidyard, a video platform that helps businesses, has raised $35 million in Series C funding. Battery Ventures led the round with participation from return backers Bessemer Venture Partners, Salesforce Ventures, OMERS Ventures, iNovia Capital and SoftTech VC. In conjunction with the funding, Michael Brown, a general partner at Battery Ventures, has been added to Vidyard’s board of directors.

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Kaleo Software nabs $7 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

El Segundo, California-based Kaleo Software, an enterprise cloud platform for capturing and sharing employee expertise, has raised $7 million in funding. OMERS Ventures led the round with participation from Karlin Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, Double M Partners, Greycroft Partners and Saturn Partners.

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Wave nabs $10 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Toronto-based Wave, a free software provider for the “money side of small businesses,” has secured $10 million in Series C funding. The investors included CRV, The Social+Capital Partnership and OMERS Ventures. Financial Technology Partners advised Wave on the transaction.

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Mojix inks $14 mln Series D

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Los Angeles-based sensor networks provider Mojix has closed $14 million in Series D funding. OMERS Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Mercury Ventures. Concurrent with the funding, Rainer Busch, managing partner at Mercury Ventures, Kent Thexton, managing director at OMERS Ventures, and Bandel Carano, managing partner at Oak Investment Partners, have been named to Mojix’s board of directors.

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Vidyard pulls in $18 mln Series B in BVP-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Kitchener, Ontario-based Vidyard, a provider of video marketing and sales enablement solutions, has received $18 million in Series B funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round with participation from return backers iNovia Capital, OMERS Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and SoftTech VC. In conjunction with the funding, Byron Deeter, a partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, has been added to Vidyard’s board of directors.

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BuildDirect picks up $50 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Vancouver, British Columbia-based BuildDirect, an online shopping platform provider for building professionals to amateurs, has secured $50 million in funding. The investors included Mohr Davidow Ventures, OMERS Ventures and BMO Asset Management.

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DogVacay bags $25 mln in OMERS-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

DogVacay has secured $25 million in funding. OMERS Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included GSV Capital, First Round Capital, Benchmark, Foundation Capital and DAG Ventures. Headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., DogVacay is an online community provider of pet care services.

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Ranovus bags $24 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Ranovus, a provider of multi-terabit interconnect solutions for data center and communications networks, has secured $24 million in financing. Its backers include Azure Capital Partners, T-Venture, BDC Venture Capital, OMERS Ventures and MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund.

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Hootsuite picks up $60 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Vancouver-based social relationship platform Hootsuite said Thursday that it has secured $60 million in funding. An unnamed Boston-based asset manager led the round with participation from Accel Partners, Insight Venture Partners, OMERS Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

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D2L raises $85 mln in Series B funding from VC group

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Educational technology company D2L Inc. has closed an $85 million Series B funding round led by a large institutional investor. Other investors participating in the funding round include Columbus Nova Technology Partners, Graham Holdings, Four Rivers Group, Aurion Capital and existing investors New Enterprise Associates and OMERS Ventures. Silicon Valley Bank provided debt financing. D2L has raised a total of $165 million.

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HootSuite Raises $165M From Insight, Accel, OMERS: CORRECTION

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

HootSuite has raised $165 million of Series B funding in a deal led by Institutional Venture Partners and joined by Accel Partners and OMERS Ventures, according to a post on All Things D. IVP’s Jeff Leiberman, Accel’s Ryan Sweeney and OMERS’ John Ruffolo will join HootSuite’s board, the news site reported.

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