UserZoom raises $34 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 4 months ago

UserZoom Technologies has completed a $34 million financing led by TC Growth Partners. Trident Capital and StepStone Group also invested. San Jose, California-based UserZoom provides a research & testing SaaS platform.

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Trinity Ventures recruits Desi Hits’ Acharia-Bath as a partner

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Anjula Acharia-Bath has joined Trinity Ventures as a partner, the firm revealed in a Q & A with Acharia-Bath that was posted on its site. Acharia-Bath is a co-founder of Desi Hits, a South Asia-focused multimedia pop culture platform. She is also the manager of Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra. According to Crunchbase, Desi Hits’ backers include D.E. Shaw & Co, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Trident Capital.

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VC-backed Teladoc debuts IPO

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

Telehealth platform Teladoc has raised $156.75 million for its IPO after pricing its 8.25 million shares (originally planned at 7 million) at $19 per share. The stock began trading Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “TDOC.” J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc are the lead underwriters. Teladoc’s backers include Icon Ventures, FLAG Capital Management, Greenspring Associates, QuestMark Partners, Cardinal Partners, HLM Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Capital Partners and Trident Capital.

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VC-backed Teladoc sets IPO pricing terms

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Dallas-based telehealth platform Teladoc has priced its IPO of 7 million shares at between $15 and $17 per share. The company plans on trading the stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “TDOC.” J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc are serving as the lead underwriters. Teladoc’s backers include Icon Ventures, FLAG Capital Management, Greenspring Associates, Mellon, QuestMark Partners, Cardinal Partners, HLM Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Capital Partners and Trident Capital.

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VC-backed HomeAway invests in Turkish vacation rental site Flat4Day

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

HomeAway Inc, a Austin, Texas-based online marketplace for vacation rentals, has acquired a minority stake in Flat4Day for $2 million. Based in Turkey, Flat4Day is a vacation rental website. HomeAway is backed by Austin Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Trident Capital, American Capital, Technology Crossover Ventures and Google Ventures.

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Cloud security automation company HyTrust picks up $33 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Mountain View, California-based cloud security automation company HyTrust Inc has raised $33 million in funding. Accelerate-IT Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Vanedge Capital, Epic Ventures, Granite Ventures, Trident Capital, Cisco, Fortinet, Intel Corp and VMware. In addition to the funding, HyTrust has added Brian Nugent, a general partner at AITV, to its board of directors while AITV co-founder and General Partner Bill Malloy III, and Moe Kermani, a partner at Vanedge Capital, have been named as board observers.

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VC-backed HomeAway invests in CanadaStays

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

HomeAway Inc, a Austin, Texas-based online marketplace for vacation rentals, has made an undisclosed investment in CanadaStays, a Canadian vacation rental website. HomeAway is backed by Austin Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Trident Capital, American Capital, Technology Crossover Ventures and Google Ventures.

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Nielsen buys VC-backed eXelate

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Nielsen has acquired eXelate, a data solutions provider that facilitates the buying and selling of advertising across programmatic platforms. No financial terms were disclosed. eXelate’s backers included NewSpring Capital, Carmel Ventures, Menlo Ventures and Trident Capital.

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Imagine Health snags $21 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Cottonwood Heights, Utah-based Imagine Health, a creator of custom provider teams of hospitals and physicians, has raised $21 million in Series A funding. Trident Capital and HLM Venture Partners led the round. In conjunction with the funding, John Reardon and Arneek Multani of Trident Capital and Peter Grua of HLM Venture Partners have been added to Imagine Health’s board of directors.

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Siva Power raises $10 mln for solar projects

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 year ago

Siva Power, a solar energy company, has raised $10 million from several sources, including $4 million in funding from DBL Investors, Medley Partners and Acero Capital. Siva also converted $3 million in debt financing the company received in May 2014 from Trident Capital, DBL, Medley and Acero, as well as the city of Wuxi, China as a new investor. The company also received $3 million from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, bringing total capital raised to $10 million.

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Referral marketing platform Extole snags $14 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based referral marketing platform Extole has raised $14 million in Series C funding. Scale Venture Partners led the round with participation from Norwest Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Shasta Ventures and Trident Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Stacey Bishop, a partner at ScaleVP, has been added to Extole’s board of directors.

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