STAND rallies $2.25 mln in Resolute Ventures-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Personal philanthropy social network STAND has secured $2.25 million in funding. Resolute Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Jack Dorsey, Greylock Discovery, Fresco Capital, MGM, LinkedIn, CITI Ventures and former Square CTO Bob Lee. In addition to the funding, STAND has appointed Biz Stone as chairman.


Paradise, Kimble join Dashlane

By Luisa Beltran — 9 months ago

Jeff Paradise has joined Dashlane as Chief Marketing Officer while Chuck Kimble was named Vice President of New Business. Paradise was previously CMO of Mindspark, a unit of IAC. Kimble most recently was at Square where he led the company’s strategic partnerships. Dashlane, a password manager, has received $30 million in funding from Rho Ventures, FirstMark Capital and Bessemer Venture Partners.


Roadie launches with $10 mln in Series A funding

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Roadie, Inc, a mobile app that tries to link up people who need things delivered with drivers with unused passenger capacity in their vehicles, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. Investors participating in the funding round include UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund, TomorrowVentures, Warren Stephens of Stephens Inc., Guggenheim Partners Executive Chairman Alan Schwartz, Square co-founder Jim McKelvey, the Mellon Group and former ISS CEO Tom Noonan.


Square closes Series E round

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Square has closed a Series E funding round, a spokesperson confirmed. The New York Times reported earlier the company had raised $150 million in funding, though the spokesperson declined to comment.


Square acquires VC-backed Caviar

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Square has acquired San Francisco-based food delivery service Caviar. No financial terms were disclosed. Caviar’s backers included Tiger Global Management, Andreessen Horowitz and Paul Buchheit.