Airtable pulls in $7.6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Database provider Airtable has secured $7.6 million in funding, the company announced in a blog post on its site. CRV led the round with participation from Caffeinated Capital, Crunchfund, Data Collective, Founder Collective and Freestyle Capital. Other investors included Brennan O’Donnell, vice president of sales and customer success at SurveyMonkey; Ilya Sukhar, founder of Parse and director of product management at Facebook; Othman Laraki, co-founder of Color Genommics; and Joshua Reeves, CEO and co-founder of ZenPayroll. In addition to the funding, Francis Larkin has been named vice president of growth.


NEA leads seed round for Transifex

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Worldwide localization platform Transifex said Tuesday that it has secured $2.5 million in seed funding. New Enterprise Associates led the round with participation from Toba Capital, Arafura Ventures and various angel investors that include Atypon founder Georgios Papadopoulos and Parse founder Ilya Sukhar.


Incubator Groupthink Or Real Innovation?

By Mark Boslet — 4 years ago

Listen to 160 seed companies at eight startup accelerators and what do you learn? Christina Cacioppo tried to answer this question in a Union Square Ventures blog post this morning. What she discovered is that incubators, such as Y Combinator or TechStars, function as useful barometers of the opportunities Internet entrepreneurs find exciting. Here are […]