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  1. QuintEvents Announces a Strategic Investment By Causeway Media...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 4 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... to a unique network of connections. Causeway is led by: Wyc Grousbeck, former general partner at Highland Capital Partners and owner/CEO of the Boston Celtics; Mark Wan, co-founder of Three Arch Partners and owner in the Celtics and the San ...

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  2. Causeway Media Partners backs QuintEventsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 5 | PE Hub

    ... to a unique network of connections. Causeway is led by: Wyc Grousbeck, former general partner at Highland Capital Partners and owner/CEO of the Boston Celtics; Mark Wan, co-founder of Three Arch Partners and owner in the Celtics and the San ...

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  3. A startup that wants to be the Airbnb for your stuff raised $25...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A startup that wants to be the Airbnb for your stuff raised $25 million in a cryptocurrency and cash fundraising round Omni, a California storage startup, raised $25 million in a fundraising round involving two cryptocurrency executives and Highland Capital Partners. Omni, a company that allows people to rent out their extra stuff, landed $25 million in a fundraising round, the company announced Tuesday.

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  4. Ripple turns investor as execs lead $25M round for storage and rental startup OmniRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... and Chris Larsen (executive chairman and co-founder) took part alongside existing Omni investor Highland Capital Partners. Thomas and Larsen invested via an undisclosed amount of XRP for the round, which Omni said closed in December. The funds will ...

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  5. Online shoe retailer Spartoo in talks to buy Vivarte's AndreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Reuters

    ... d. Its main shareholders are the co-founders, the funds A Plus Finance, CIC, Belgium's Sofina, and Highland Capital Partners from the United States.

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  6. Online shoe retailer Spartoo set to buy Vivarte's Andre -sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Reuters

    ... e. Its main shareholders are the co-founders, the funds A Plus Finance, CIC, Belgium's Sofina, and Highland Capital Partners from the United States.

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  7. Lovepop Announces $12.5M Series A FinancingRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Lovepop, the technology firm reinventing the greeting card and social expressions industry, today announced an investment of $12.5 million led by Highland Capital Partners. Also participating in the round are return investors Accomplice, Wayfair CEO and co-founder Niraj Shah, Crashlytics founder Wayne Chang, DraftKings CEO and co-founder Jason Robins, and Bain Capital's Bob White.

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  8. Technology Executive from Alphabets X Joins Tyson Foods BoardRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... by Tornier, Inc.), was co-founder and CEO of Connective Orthopaedics, and was a Vice President at Highland Capital Partners. A former platoon sergeant and squad leader in the U.S. Marine Corps, Banks has a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Public ...

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  9. Highland Europe recruits Laurent as partnerRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2017 | PE Hub

    ... ($640m) in capital raised across two funds, the firm's origins were as the European operations of Highland Capital Partners, a US venture capital firm. Highland Europe is based in London and Geneva and its current portfolio includes ...

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  10. Delphi just acquired a startup born out of MIT for $400 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... raised a total of $19.6 million from backers like Ford chairman Bill Ford, Samsung Ventures, and Highland Capital Partners. NuTonomy has ties to mobility companies; It partnered with Grab to launch a robotaxi trial in Singapore in 2016 and plans to ...

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  11. Omni storage now earns you money by renting out your stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | TechCrunch

    ... for one-off payments. The three-year old startup has now raised $14.7 million from investors like Highland Capital Partners who see a future where people own and buy less while renting more. Omni's now available in the San Francisco Bay Area from ...

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  12. Delphi Automotive to acquire PE-backed NuTonomyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | PE Hub

    Delphi Automotive has agreed to acquire Cambridge, Massachusetts-based NuTonomy, a maker of software for self-driving vehicles for an upfront price of $400 million and more than $50 million in earnout. NuTonomy is backed by Highland Capital Partners.

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  13. As Florida Fuel Grew Scarce, GasBuddy App Change Filled GapRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    As Hurricane Irma rushed toward a Florida landfall, GasBuddy Organization Inc., a company previously known only for helping drivers find the lowest fuel prices, raced to put a lesson learned from Harvey just a week earlier into action. A run on gas at stations in South Texas after Harvey struck convinced Walt Doyle, the company's chief executive officer and a former venture capitalist at Highland Capital Partners, that GasBuddy needed to quickly expand its offerings to help Florida as it readied for Irma.

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  14. GasBuddy wants to turn its loyal users into cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... it's kind of a latecomer." Doyle, a former head of PayPal's Boston office and venture partner at Highland Capital Partners, is leading an executive team of Boston tech veterans who took over in 2016 when GasBuddy moved its headquarters from Regina, ...

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  15. Silicon Valley Data Capital raises $38.3 mln toward venture fundRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | PE Hub

    ... partner at Crosslink Capital and investor at 3i Ventures . McLean also worked at ComVentures and Highland Capital Partners and co-founded Silicon Valley Data Science. Silicon Valley Data Capital said it has raised $38.3 million toward a venture ...

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  16. Robot Startup Auris Med Reels In $280M For Less Invasive Lung SurgeryRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... il Capital Management (cofounded by Peter Thiel and Ajay Royan), Lux Capital, NaviMed Capital, and Highland Capital Partners.

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  17. YogaWorks Flexes Its Muscles Pre-IPORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Management Overview The company was founded in 1987 by practitioner Maty Ezraty and sold to Highland Capital Partners in 2005. Highland recruited Phil Swain , a YogaWorks advisory board member, who had prior experience serving as a CEO. Current ...

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  18. Xometry Secures Investments from BMW i Ventures, GE Ventures and Highland Capital PartnersRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Xometry, the leading on-demand manufacturing platform, announced $15MM in funding led by BMW i Ventures, with participation from existing investors including GE Ventures and Highland Capital Partners. Further fueling Xometry's rapid market expansion, the latest round of funding will accelerate Xometry's investment in its machine learning-based software platform, manufacturing partner network, and sales organization.

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  19. On-demand manufacturing marketplace Xometry attracts $15 mlnRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | PE Hub

    Xometry, an on-demand manufacturing marketplace, has raised $15 million in funding. BMW i Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included GE Ventures and Highland Capital Partners .

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  20. BMW, GE Commit Millions to Digital Manufacturing MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | US News & World Report

    An on-demand industrial startup that's been described as the "Uber of manufacturing" announced Wednesday it had secured millions of dollars in additional funding from the venture-capital arms of BMW and GE. The companies, along with Highland Capital Partners, have set their sights on Xometry - pronounced "Zometry" - for a $15 million investment to support a portal that connects buyers of customized manufactured parts with those who produce them.

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