Goji Raises $15M in Funding

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Goji announced a $15 million investment round led by Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd., doing business as HSCM Bermuda.

Goji's data-driven home and automobile insurance platform enables Goji agents to seamlessly match the optimal coverage needs of its preferred buyers with Goji's integrated network of more than a dozen insurance carriers. Goji's customers, in effect, access an online insurance concierge service that yields personalized, real-time, valued-based quotes designed to fit their individual coverage requirements.

Cake Raises $1.35M in Seed Funding

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Cake (joincake.com), a digital platform for advance care and end-of-life planning, announced today that it has raised $1.35M in an oversubscribed round of funding. This latest financing was led by investor Pillar VC, with participation from Launch Capital, plus follow-on investments from Cake’s existing investors including Arkitekt Ventures and Honeycomb Portfolio.

Edmit Raises $855,000 in Funding

Thursday, November 16, 2017

We’re excited to share that in addition to our small but mighty team committed to helping students and families price compare and get the best deal from their top choice colleges, we’ve raised venture capital funding from an incredible group of education and technology investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners’ 15 Angels fund and Rethink Education’s seed fund (a partnership with Southern New Hampshire University, where our co-founder Sabrina was previously AVP).

Panorama Education Raises $16M in Funding

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Today, Panorama Education (www.panoramaed.com) announces it has raised $16M in Series B funding, led by Emerson Collective, with participation from Spark Capital, Owl Ventures, SoftTechVC, and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) DAF. Now serving 10 percent of America's students, Panorama Education will use the funding to expand its tools that help school districts develop students' social and emotional skills, promote family engagement with school, and increase college readiness.

Alyce Raises $5.3M in Funding

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Alyce, Inc., whose AI-powered “nail the perfect gift” engagement platform was founded to disrupt the $120 billion business gifting market, today announced a $5.3 million financing round to aggressively expand the platform and accelerate sales.

Alyce customers leverage human-enhanced artificial intelligence (AI) for gifting superpowers to send the perfect gift to their most important prospects, customers or employees, selected from over 30,000 products on the Alyce marketplace.

Devoted Health Raises $62M in Funding

Monday, October 23, 2017

As reported by Xconomy:

Devoted Health, a new healthcare company created by former Athenahealth leaders, has raised nearly $62 million from investors, according to a document filed with the SEC.

Devoted has now raised a total of $69 million from Venrock and other groups and individual investors, spokesman Kenneth Baer said in an e-mail to Xconomy... READ MORE

SidelineSwap Raises $2M in Seed Extension

Monday, October 16, 2017

SidelineSwap, the online marketplace for sports gear and equipment, today announces a $2 million seed extension funding round. Investors include Global Founders Capital, Haystack Partners, Riverpark Ventures and Fullstack Sports Ventures, along with the former CEO of Etsy Maria Thomas, the Formula One Managing Director and The Players’ Impact—a group of Olympians and professional athletes from the NHL, NBA, MLB and NFL.

Clearsurance Raises $4 Million in Funding

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Clearsurance, the first-of-its-kind crowdsourced review, rating and educational platform exclusively for the insurance industry, raised $4 million in a Series A funding round to assist in the continued development and growth of its services. The website has curated over 50,000 reviews on more than 350 insurance carriers in the home, rental and auto markets.