Expedia Announces Agreement to Acquire Majority of SilverRail

Friday, May 12, 2017

Expedia, Inc., (NASDAQ: EXPE) and SilverRail Technologies, Inc., today announced entry into a definitive agreement in which Expedia® will acquire a majority stake in SilverRail. SilverRail set out to solve rail’s most challenging technology problems and has been an important Expedia industry partner, helping to bring online booking for rail to Expedia’s customers.

Bedly Raises $2.7M in Funding

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bedly, the first platform to provide a network of end-to-end rental housing services, has raised $2.7M in venture capital to scale its business.  The seed funding was lead by Accomplice with participation from Founder Collective and several angel investors. The funding will be used to increase members (renters) and increase housing inventory in New York City and Boston where Bedly has been in early release since mid-2016.

Torchlight Raises $1.3M in Funding

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Torchlight, creator of the first technology platform to support modern caregivers, today announced that it has raised an additional round of funding led by individual leaders in the health-and-education industry — including Elliot Sainer, who is joining the company’s board of directors — to further optimize its growth strategy which helped to generate more than 125 percent revenue growth in 2016. The new investment, $1.3 million, will be leveraged to fine tune three critical components of its strategy: people, product, and processes.

EverQuote Adds $13M to Series B Round of Funding - Total $36M

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

EverQuote, Inc., the leading online insurance marketplace in the U.S., is pleased to announce the appointment of Mira Wilczek to its Board of Directors. Mira is the President and CEO of venture incubator Cogo Labs, which has spawned 15 companies. Mira brings an impressive background as a technologist, entrepreneur, and startup advisor.