Interactive video company Fuisz Media snaps up $10 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Santa Monica, California-based interactive video company Fuisz Media has closed $10 million in Series A funding. Evolution Media Partners, a joint venture between Evolution Media Capital, TPG Growth and Participant Media, led the round. Ross Levinsohn, former interim CEO of Yahoo and Ian Doody, a principal at Evolution Media Capital, have been added to Fuisz Media’s board of directors.


VC-backed ClearStory Data hires Yahoo’s Howes as CTO

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Menlo Park, California-based data intelligence solutions provider ClearStory Data has named Dr. Timothy A. Howes as its chief technology officer. Previously, Howes worked at Yahoo where he served as vice president of engineering. ClearStory Data is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, DAG Ventures, Google Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.


Network security startup Illumio snags $100 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Sunnyvale, California-based Illumio, a network security startup, has secured $100 million in Series C funding. The investors were BlackRock Funds, Accel Partners, Formation 8, Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang.