Punchbowl®, the company behind the critically acclaimed technology platform for online invitations and digital greeting cards, today announced the closing of an investment from leading party goods company Party City (NYSE:PRTY). Ryan Vero, Executive Vice President of Party City Holdco Inc. and President of Party City Retail Group, has joined the company’s Board of Directors.
Wellframe, a leading mobile-enabled care management solution provider, today announced the organization’s Series B round of financing, led by F-Prime Capital, with participation from existing investors including DFJ, who led the company’s A round. Carl Byers, Executive Partner at F-Prime, will join the Wellframe board of directors. This round brings total funds raised by the company to $25 million.
Progress (NASDAQ: PRGS) today announced it has acquired Kinvey, a privately-held company based in Boston and leader in Backend as a Service (BaaS) technology. This acquisition is a key part of the Progress strategy to provide the best platform to build and deliver modern cognitive-first applications. Today’s news comes on the heels of the company’s acquisition in March of machine learning and predictive analytics vendor, DataRPM.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Boston-based mobile design and development firm Intrepid. As connected devices become increasingly popular and continue to proliferate in environments such as the home, office and vehicles, Accenture is expanding its capabilities to help organizations create engaging mobile experiences for customers at speed and at scale.
Digital Health Corp, a diversified healthcare company focused on developing affordable therapy solutions to help patients get better in the comfort and convenience of their own homes, today announced the acquisition of Constant Therapy, a privately held developer of mobile solutions to treat patients with traumatic brain injury, stroke, aphasia, and learning disorders. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Flywire, a leading provider of international payment solutions, today announced that it has acquired PACE Invoice, a multi-currency invoicing platform provider based in London. With the acquisition, Flywire adds international invoicing to its cross-border payments and receivables services, enabling its business, education and healthcare clients to more easily link invoices to cross-border receivables, saving time and costs in invoice preparation and payment reconciliation.
LifeSite™ announced today that they have closed an asset purchase agreement with Boston-based mobile app company, Mustbin.
The award-winning digital vault company, LifeSite, has signed a deal to acquire Mustbin’s technology assets and upgrade Mustbin users to LifeSite Vault, delivering on the company’s vision to help people securely organize and share key information and documents.
RaceMenu, a leading endurance event software company, today announced the acquisition of Boston-based mobile app development company TapWalk. The move follows the recent sale of RaceMenu’s race timing division, bolstering the company’s commitment to focusing on innovative software solutions for the endurance events industry. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Redpoint Positioning Corporation, an emerging technology leader in the high-precision indoor location positioning, announced that it has received Series A funding from Stanley Ventures, a venture arm of Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), a world-leading provider of tools and storage, commercial electronic security and engineered fastening systems.
Today, LevelUp announced that it has completed a $50 million round to continue to grow its business. Investors who participated in this round include long-time partner and investor JPMorgan Chase, US Boston and CentroCredit Bank. Chase made an initial investment in LevelUp at the end of 2015. This funding comes at a time of accelerating growth for LevelUp, which is now used by nearly a million people every month.