Booster Fuels snags $9 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

Fuel delivery startup Booster Fuels has secured $9 million in Series A funding. Maveron led the round with participation from other investors that included Madrona Venture Group, Version One Ventures and RRE Ventures. In addition to the funding, David Wu, general partner at Maveron, has been added to Booster Fuels’ board.

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Kinnek scores $20 mln Series B

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

New York City-based Kinnek, a marketplace for small businesses to find suppliers and manage purchasing, has secured $20 million in Series B funding. Thrive Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Matrix Partners, Sierra Ventures, Version One Ventures and Angelpad. In conjunction with the funding, Josh Kushner, a managing partner at Thrive Capital, has been named to Kinnek’s board of directors.

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Outreach snags $2.3 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Seattle-based Outreach, a sales automation platform provider, has raised $2.3 million in seed funding. The investors included Version One Ventures, Mark Sugarman of MHS Capital and Mike Maples of Floodgate.

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Travel app Headout nets $1.8 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Travel app Headout has secured $ 1.8 million in seed funding. The investors included Version One Ventures, 500 Startups, Nexus Venture Partners, Arena Ventures, Maiden Lane Ventures, Funders Club, Haystack Fund, Ludlow Ventures and Dreamit Ventures.

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Front Desk rings up $4 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Front Desk has received $4 million in funding. The investors included FLOODGATE, Version One Ventures, Second Avenue Partners and Demandforce co-founders Sam Osman and Rick Berry. In addition to the financing, Osman has been named to Front Desk’s board of directors. Headquartered in Seattle, Front Desk is a provider of mobile-focused software solutions for personal services businesses.

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Data company Mattermark raises $6.5 mln, Feld joins board

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

Mattermark, which provides a data platform used by investors to track private companies, has raised a $6.5 million Series A round that was led by Foundry Group. The San Francisco-based company was founded in 2013 and has now raised $11.3 million in total funding. Participating in the Series A was many of the company’s seed-stage investors, including 500 Startups, Andreessen Horowitz, Data Collective, Sherpa Ventures, Felicis Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Version One Ventures and many individuals, including Jeff Lawson, Carter Rabasa, Damien Tanner, Daniel Clark, Eileen Burbidge, Elliot Loh, Enrico Pandian, Eric Ries, Ullas Naik and others. As part of the Series A round, Brad Feld, managing director of Foundry, has joined the Mattermark board.

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Shippo bags $2 mln in round led by SoftTech VC

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based Shippo, which simplifies shipping for ecommerce vendors and partners, has received $2 million in seed funding. SoftTech VC led the round with participation from other investors that included Version One Ventures, 500 Startups, Slow Ventures and Funders Club.

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Matrix Partners leads Series A round for Kinnek

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Kinnek said Monday that it has received $10 million in Series A funding. Matrix Partners led the round with participation from return backers that included Sierra Ventures, Version One Ventures, Naval Ravikant, CrunchFund and TriplePoint Ventures. Based in New York City, Kinnek helps small businesses find suppliers and manage purchasing.

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