Gravyty raises $550K in seed funding by NXT Ventures and Raymond Chang. Gravyty is the first cloud-based, predictive analytics platform that combines private data with big public data and behavioral insights to help nonprofits raise more money... READ MORE
The in-housing trend continues to reshape agency and ad tech relationships.
CPG giant Unilever announced on Wednesday that along with WPP it will invest $15 million in mobile creative management platform Celtra.
The move aligns with Unilever CMO Keith Weed’s rather blunt approach to marketing strategy.
EnerNOC, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENOC), a leading provider of demand response solutions and energy intelligence software, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by the Enel Group ("Enel"), a multinational power utility and leading integrated electricity and gas operator present in over 30 countries across five continents with a managed capacity of approximately 85 GW and more than 65 million business and household customers worldwide.
Tripleseat, a cloud-based Sales and Event Management application for Event Managers of Restaurants, Hotels, and Unique Venues has secured $7 million in growth capital. The funding was secured from New York-based growth equity firm Level Equity. Tripleseat has been a bootstrapped organization since it was established in 2008.
Cybereason, developers of the most effective Total Endpoint Protection Platform including EDR & Next-Gen AV, today announced the signing of a $100 million investment from SoftBank Corp.(“SoftBank”), a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp. (TOKYO: 9984). SoftBank is Cybereason’s biggest investor and one of its biggest customers and distribution partners. Following this financing, Cybereason has raised a total of $189 million in capital from SoftBank, CRV, Spark Capital, and Lockheed Martin since being founded in 2012.
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Private equity giant Thoma Bravo purchased global IT management platform provider Continuum to boost organic growth and M&A activity in the SMB security space.
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The easiest way to describe Dispatch is this: the Boston startup has built a software platform that lets people book home services professionals for things like pest control and appliance repair, with the ease of use found in apps like Uber.
Sqrrl, the industry-leading provider of threat hunting solutions, announced today that it has received $12.3 million in Series C funding led by Spring Lake Equity Partners. Jeff Williams of Spring Lake will be joining the Sqrrl Board of Directors. In addition to the new lead investor Spring Lake, existing investors Matrix Partners, Rally Ventures and Accomplice also participated in the round.