Piqora closes Series A

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

Piqora, a marketing and analytics business for visual social networks Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr, among others, has closed a Series A investment of $7.7 million led by DFJ. Freestyle Capital, Baseline Ventures, Lazerow Ventures, Firebolt Ventures and Altos Ventures also participated, bringing total financing to over $11 million to date.

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Reuters – Pinterest Seeks Funding at $2bn Valuation

By Reuters News — 3 years ago

Online scrapbook Pinterest is trying to raise a new round of funding that would give it a valuation of between $2 billion to $2.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, writes Reuters. The company declined to comment on any fundraising efforts. Reuters – Online scrapbook Pinterest is trying to raise a new round of funding […]

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peHUB First Read

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

Tuesday Morning’s Post-Memorial Day Hangover edition of First Read includes the Choom-POTUS party guide, how to hype a tech scene, and Pinterest’s new friends.

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Reuters – US Start-Up Pinterest Inks $100m

By Reuters News — 4 years ago

Online bulletin board Pinterest has raised $100 million in a financing round that values the US start-up at $1.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal said, writes Reuters. The funding is led by Japanese e-commerce site Rakuten, with existing investors such as Andreessen Horowitz, FirstMark Capital and Bessemer Venture Partners also participating, writes Reuters. Reuters – […]

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peHUB First Read

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

This morning’s peHUB First Read comes with an obvious book deal, another obvious reason to like NYC, and the awesome return of Sim City!

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