Rover grabs $25 mln in TCV-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Seattle-based, a network that connects dog owners with dog sitters, has raised $25 million in funding. Technology Crossover Ventures led the round with participation from return backers Foundry Group, Madrona Venture Group, Menlo Ventures and Petco. Also, Rover has appointed Jeremy Wacksman, Zillow‘s vice president of marketing and product management, to Rover’s board of directors.


Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary’s A-Grade Investments back Rover

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago has received undisclosed funding from Ashton Kutcher, Guy Oseary and Ron Burkle’s venture fund A-Grade Investments. Headquartered in Seattle, is an online community that connects dog owners with dog sitters. It is also backed by Menlo Ventures, Madrona Venture Group, Foundry Group and Petco.