Tech news site VentureBeat grabs $2.6 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Tech news site VentureBeat has raised $2.6 million in funding. Crosslink led the round with participation from other investors that included WaldenVC, Formation8, KDDI and Icon Venture Partners. According to the company, the capital infusion will be used for its new research division VB Insight.


RootMusic Scores $2.3M to Boost Staff, Change Music Industry

By Alastair Goldfisher — 5 years ago

You don’t have to like music to work at RootMusic. But it doesn’t hurt. The San Francisco-based company—which developed the BandPage Facebook application for musicians—announced today that it raised a $2.3 million Series A round led by Mohr Davidow Ventures. Founder and CEO J Sider told me yesterday the funding will be used to “hire […]