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  1. VC-backed mobile marketing platform Leanplum hires CTORead the original story

    Aug 22, 2018 | PE Hub

    ... of engineering at LinkedIn and Yahoo . Leanplum's backers include Waterwood Group, Norwest Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Shasta Ventures. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Leanplum, the leader in ...


  2. KC firms re-up on investment in Austin tech startupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Business Journal

    Two area venture capital firms are seeing the value in an Austin-based tech startup and have reinvested in ScaleFactor Inc. Overland Park-based Flyover Capital and Kansas City-based Firebrand Ventures joined a $10 million Series A round led by Canaan Partners for ScaleFactor, which developed software that automates accounting, tax and finance tasks for small to midsize businesses. The local firms also participated in ScaleFactor's $2.5 million seed round in 2017.


  3. ScaleFactor Lands $10M Series A Funding Round to Power Financial Operations for SMBsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ScaleFactor, the smart finance and accounting platform that enables businesses to operate in real-time, today announced a $10 million Series A funding round led by Canaan Partners alongside Broadhaven Ventures, Citi Ventures, Next Coast Ventures, Flyover Capital, Firebrand Ventures and strategic angel investors. The new capital will be allocated to expanding ScaleFactor's marketing and business development teams as well as investing heavily in enhancing technology offerings on its modern accounting platform for SMBs.


  4. Smart finance and accounting platform ScaleFactor attracts $10 mln Series ARead the original story

    Jul 24, 2018 | PE Hub

    ... above. ScaleFactor , a smart finance and accounting platform, has secured $10 million in Series A funding. Canaan Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Broadhaven Ventures, Citi Ventures, Next Coast Ventures, ...


  5. Agile Stacks Partners with CloudBees to Accelerate DevOps AutomationRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Founded in 2016, Agile Stacks is headquartered in San Mateo, CA, and it is backed by venture capital firm Canaan Partners. For more information, visit Agile Stacks at Agile Stacks is a trademark of Agile Stacks Inc. CloudBees is a registered ...


  6. Surefire Medical Appoints Anil Singhal, PhD, to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jul 16, 2018-- Surefire Medical, Inc. announced the appointment of Anil Singhal, PhD, to its board of directors, deepening its leadership capabilities in oncology. Anil currently serves as chief scientific officer for OncoResponse, a company focused on the development of therapeutic antibodies for cancer, and serves as executive in residence for Canaan Partners, focused on early stage healthcare and technology.


  7. weekly MarTech briefing: June 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Clickz

    ... . The Portland-based marketing start up, "Bumped," has roped in $14.1 million in its first round of funding Canaan Partners. Other investors that participated in the round were Peninsula Ventures, Commerce Ventures, and Oregon Venture Fund. This ...


  8. Tech Enabled Property Management Company Mynd Closes 20 Million Series B RoundRead the original story

    May 15, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    OAKLAND, Calif., May 16, 2018-- Mynd, a tech-enabled property management company with an industry first real-time data management mobile solution, announced today that it has closed a $20 million series B round led by Lightspeed Ventures, with substantial re-investments from Canaan Partners and Jackson Square Ventures. This brings the company's total venture backing to date to $36 million.


  9. Mynd raises $20 mln from Lightspeed Ventures, Canaan, Jackson SquareRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | PE Hub

    Mynd said it raised $20 million of Series B capital in a round led by Lightspeed Ventures and joined by existing investors Canaan Partners and Jackson Square Ventures . The company has now raised $36 million.


  10. Mathilda Monster remains a monster: RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Q: Can anything be done with the morning madness at Mathilda Avenue and Highway 237 in Sunnyvale? Going east on 237 and trying to take the Mathilda exit, the ramp backs up onto the freeway. I observed the lights for about 4 months on Mathilda and concluded that during rush hour, there is an enormous bias in those lights for traffic coming off of the feeders from Yahoo and new residences in that area.


  11. 30 and under: Rising stars in Silicon Valley tech who find hot...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... between female working professionals and undergraduates. After graduating from Stanford, Adina Tecklu joined Canaan Partners, where she helps lead the firm's consumer seed investments program and works closely with its enterprise portfolio. ...


  12. Guesty Raises $19 Million for Vacation Rental Sales: Travel Startup Funding This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Skift

    ... Ventures, led the round, but this is not a strategic investment for Google. Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners - both past investors - also pitched in. To date, Rocketrip has raised $32 million in venture capital. Rocketrip pioneered in ...


  13. Rocketrip Raises $15 Million Series C Led by GV with Participation...Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Rocketrip, the loyalty platform that inspires employees to travel smart, announced today that the company has raised $15 million in Series C funding led by GV with participation from existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners. To date, Rocketrip has raised $32 million in venture capital.


  14. Rocketrip raises $15 mlnRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2018 | PE Hub

    Rocketrip said April 25 that it raised $15 million in Series C funding led by GV . Also participating were existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners .


  15. Rocketrip raises $15 million to reward cost-saving employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... C funding led by GV (Google Ventures) to keep expanding. Existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners are also in the round. Inspired by Google's internal travel system, Rocketrip CEO Dan Ruch calls his solution a "behavioral ...


  16. 5AM, Canaan and New Leaf lead $37 mln Series A for RallybioRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | PE Hub

    ... group, we may transfer your data on a global basis for the purposes indicated above. 5AM Ventures , Canaan Partners and New Leaf Venture Partners led a $37 million Series A funding for Rallybio , a biotechnology company. Public-sector participation ...


  17. Westport investors in $37M deal for Farmington biotechRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    A Westport venture capital fund is among the investors in Rallybio, a Farmington startup that announced on Wednesday initial funding totaling $37 million under former research heads of Alexion Pharmaceuticals. RallyBio is developing drugs for rare diseases, with investors including Canaan Partners in Westport, 5AM Ventures in Boston, New Leaf Venture Partners in New York City, and the state-backed Connecticut Innovations fund in Rocky Hill.


  18. Yahoo hit with class-action suit over data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 |

    Mere hours after news that hundreds of millions of Yahoo user accounts had been hacked, users filed a class-action suit accusing the Sunnyvale tech firm of putting their finances at risk and failing to notify them earlier about the breach. "While investigating another potential data breach, Yahoo uncovered this data breach, dating back to 2014," the lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in San Diego, said.


  19. Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer returns to her Google roots, talks #MeTooRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 |

    Marissa Mayer poses for a picture on the red carpet for the 6th annual 2018 Breakthrough Prizes at Moffett Federal Airfield, Hanger One in Mountain View, Calif., on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Marissa Mayer has been out of the spotlight for nearly a year after her departure as Yahoo CEO in June 2017.


  20. An amazing repository of technological detritus is closing foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Fast Company

    Since 1986, the WeirdStuff Warehouse has been a place where, it seemed, you could find any computer, gadget, software, or related accessory ever manufactured if you just spent enough time scouring its aisles. Sadly, the vast salvage shop–located near Yahoo in Sunnyvale–is closing on Sunday, robbing Silicon Valley of a treasure I can't imagine existing anywhere else .