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The Cap Table: Carta🦄 closes monster $300mm round led by A16Z
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Funding News 5/6/19-5/13/19
Carta rakes in $300mm, led by A16Z
Carta rakes in $300mm, led by A16Z
Series Seed
  • K-Zen Beverage raises $5,000,000 led by DCM Ventures - K-Zen Beverage is a cannabis beverage company delivering formulas, crave-able flavors, and rapid effects.
  • Printify raises $3,000,000 led by Bling Capital - Printify is a marketplace, instantly connecting online merchants to major print on demand & dropshipping manufacturers worldwide.
  • Intello raises $2,500,000 led by Resolute Ventures - Intello is a real-time SaaS operations platform that enables companies to discover and manage their SaaS spend, usage and compliance data.
  • Clean Creative raises $2,500,000 led by Real Ventures - Clean Creative provides novel security platform solving the problem of malicious ads with unrivaled effectiveness.
  • Chipper Cash raises $2,400,000 led by Deciens Capital - Chipper Cash offers instant cross-border mobile money transfers in Africa as easy as sending a text message.
  • Journey Meditation raises $2,400,000 led by Canaan Partners - Journey Meditation provides on-demand and live-streamed meditation courses to help people relieve stress and anxiety.
  • Repair Biotechnologies raises $2,150,000 led by Jim Mellon - Repair Biotechnologies is a biotechnology company with the mission to develop and bring to the clinic therapies.
  • ExpoIQ raises $1,333,000 - Platform that connects expo organizers to interested exhibitors in the IT industry.
  • Boardable raises $1,000,000 led by High Alpha - Boardable is a software platform that transforms the board experience by connecting board members and centralizing communication. 
  • Gravy raises $1,000,000 - Gravy provides customer retention and payment recovery platform.
Series A
  • Verve Therapeutics raises $58,500,000 led by GV - Verve is focused on discovering and developing therapies that safely edit the genomes of adults to confer protection against coronary.  
  • Trusted Health Trusted Health raises $20,000,000 led by Craft Ventures - Trusted Health is a digital employment platform for nurses that allows them to connect with flexible job opportunities.
  • NUG raises $15,000,000 - NUG is premier diversified cannabis company.
  • Mint House raises $15,000,000 led by Revolution - Mint House is a tech-enabled hotel company that provides a unique experience, offering the feel of a high-end hotel.
  • Twentyeight-Seven Therapeutics raises $15,000,000 led by Sofinnova Partners - Twentyeight-Seven Therapeutics is a biotechnology company.
  • EasyKnock raises $12,000,000 led by Blumberg Capital - EasyKnock helps homeowners achieve financial freedom through an innovative and modern equity release program.
  • Pearl raises $11,000,000 led by Craft Ventures - Pearl is a computer vision company focusing on solving challenging problems in the dental industry.
  • Biosynthetic Technologies raises $9,500,000 led by HG Ventures - BT manufactures a revolutionary new class of biobased synthetic molecules that are made from organic fatty acids found in plant oils.
  • Kalderos raises $7,000,000 led by - Kalderos goes after the areas of conflict between players in the US healthcare system.
  • Data Gumbo raises $6,000,000 led by Equinor Technology Ventures, Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures - Data Gumbo provides blockchain-based smart contracts to automate contract execution between companies.
  • TransformativeMed raises $5,800,000 led by Alliance of Angels - TransformativeMed is driving a revolution in health information technology by creating “Smart Health Apps.
  • MedCryp raises $5,300,000 led by Section 32 - MedCrypt provides medical device data security as a service A
  • Astarte Medical Partners raises $5,000,000 led by - Astarte Medical delivers technology platforms to address critical needs and improve outcomes for high risk pregnancy and preterm birth.
Series B
  • FLEXE raises $43,000,000 led by Activate Capital Partners, Tiger Global Management - FLEXE is a warehousing company that connects organizations in need of additional space to organizations with extra space.
  • Coalition raises $40,000,000 led by Ribbit Capital - Coalition protects the value of a business with Coalition’s intelligence, risk management, and insurance offerings.
  • LetsGetChecked raises $30,000,000 led by Leerink Transformation Partners - LetsGetChecked allows customers to access laboratory testing from the privacy of home.
  • Evident ID raises $20,000,000 led by Aspect Ventures - Evident ID offers a secure solution for businesses and individuals to share verified personal information.
  • Podimetrics raises $13,400,000 led by Norwich Ventures, Rock Health - Podimetrics is a care management company with the leading solution to help prevent diabetic foot ulcers.
  • BloXroute Labs raises $10,000,000 - BloXroute is a blockchain distribution network to help your blockchains scale to thousands of transactions/second on-chain.
Series C
  • Altiostar Networks raises $114,000,000 led by - Altiostar Networks designs equipment focused on deploying and expanding mobile network operator‚Äôs LTE networks.
  • Neural Analytics raises $22,000,000 led by Alpha Edison - Neural Analytics is addressing the global traumatic brain injury epidemic through data science.
Series D
  • VTS raises $90,000,000 led by Brookfield Asset Management - VTS empowers landlords and brokers to better attract, convert, and retain valuable assets and tenants.
  • Health IQ raises $55,000,000 led by Aquiline Technology Growth, Greenspring Associates, Hanwha Asset Management - Learn more about your Health IQ with the world’s largest health quiz
Series E+
  • Carta raises $300,000,000 led by Andreessen Horowitz - Carta is building a global ownership management platform to help companies, investors, and employees manage their equity.
  • Gett raises $200,000,000 - Gett is an on-demand transportation and delivery company that offers a ride hailing app.
  • Sumo Logic raises $110,000,000 led by Battery Ventures - Sumo Logic, a log management and analytics service, transforms big data into sources of operations, security, and compliance intelligence.
  • Exabeam raises $75,000,000 led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sapphire Ventures - Exabeam is a big data security analytics company that simplifies security operations and changes the way cyberattacks are detected.
  • Noom raises $58,000,000 led by Sequoia Capital - Noomi provides mobile health coaching, focused on combating chronic and pre-chronic conditions such as obesity, diabetes, and hypertension.

VC News Roundup
'Reefer Madness' Grips VCs as new money pours into Cannabis ventures
'Reefer Madness' Grips VCs as new money pours into Cannabis ventures
Startups Weekly: Venture capitalists are crazy for cannabis – TechCrunch
Last Week In Venture: AI Recruiting, CBD Tampons, And More Ridesharing Options
A practical guide to understanding and reducing SaaS churn
The ultimate founder bootcamp is another person’s startup
Equity Shot: Judging Uber’s less-than-grand opening day – TechCrunch
Business Insider
Check out the pitch deck that Sandbox VR used to get Andreessen Horowitz as lead investor in a $68 million round, and watch the investors discuss the pitch https://t.co/QNJCiCb8Gg
6:35 AM - 11 May 2019
VC-Backed Brands we love:
Felix Gray
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1:53 PM - 30 Apr 2019
Allbirds
Not only are our Tree Breezers available in half sizes, we're also introducing size W11 in all of our Classics colors (across silhouettes). We'll be introducing size W11 in future limited edition colors, and hope to expand our size range even further in the future! #weareallbirds https://t.co/efPTdVwfef
8:37 AM - 5 May 2019
Eaze
🚨 UPDATE: 🚨
This past 4/20, your purchases helped Eaze donate $100,000 to clear 250k low-level records across the United States & reduce the negative impact of cannabis-related convictions.

ICYMI: Read more on our partnership with Code for America 👇
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4:41 PM - 8 May 2019
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