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2014-08-11 08:35:22

Javelin Venture Partners Joins Impressive Roster of VCs and Strategic Angels Backing Weddington Way's Collaborative Shopping Platform, Poised to Transform E-Commerce SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weddington Way (www.weddingtonway.com), a collaborative shopping site for weddings, today announced that it has closed a $9M Series A financing round. Javelin Venture Partners led the round, with participation from existing investors Battery Ventures, Felicis Ventures and...

2014-08-08 23:03:55

Melymuka will join Greycroft’s New York office as a Senior Associate and will be dedicated to investments out of Greycroft’s $200M growth fund, which closed June 19th of this year. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Greycroft Partners LLC, a leading venture capital firm that specializes in Internet and mobile companies headquartered in New York and Los Angeles, is pleased to announce the hire of Matt Melymuka as a Senior Associate in the New York office. Matt’s responsibilities...

2014-08-08 16:22:16

Injury Attorney Omar Habbas was recently featured in Silicon Valley Local Magazine with an interview focusing on his success and reputation in the region. SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- San Jose Personal Injury Attorney Omar Habbas has dedicated his professional career to fighting on behalf of victims and families who have been harmed by the negligence of others. As the founder of Habbas & Associates, a full-service personal injury law firm that serves residents...

2014-08-07 12:32:44

DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), the largest and oldest entrepreneurial support organization in the country, today announced 18 "showcase companies" that will be featured on the main stage at this year's CED Tech Venture Conference 2014 representing North Carolina's hottest emerging technology companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134421 Showcase companies are given six minutes to tell their...

2014-08-06 23:06:25

Funds Will Accelerate Druva’s Market Leadership & New Market Expansion Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Druva, developer of the #1-analyst-rated inSync endpoint data protection and governance solution, today announced completion of $25 million in Series D funding from Sequoia Capital, Nexus Venture Partners and Tenaya Capital. The Sequoia-led round comes 10 months after a $25 million Series C installment from the same investors, bringing the total venture capital investment in...

2014-08-06 20:23:21

Investors in upscale luxury nightclub reach agreement MIAMI, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Business Ventures announced today that all recent legal actions by three of the co-investors in OFG Investors, LP have been resolved and terminated. The original filing arose from a misunderstanding regarding how funds were utilized for the Adore nightclub project in Miami Beach, Florida. A joint statement by all parties states that: "Subsequent to filing litigation, the parties...

2014-08-06 20:23:08

-Funding Will Accelerate Company's Cross Platform Growth, Original Programming and Development of Network Talent- CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ALL DEF DIGITAL, INC. (ADD) announced today it has closed $5M in Series A financing led by the influential new media venture capital firm Greycroft Partners, with participation from Advancit Capital, Nu Horizons Investments and e.ventures. The announcement was jointly made by ADD co-founder Russell Simmons and Greycroft's...

2014-08-06 08:39:23

Halo Report Reveals Angel Group Investments and Valuations Climbing in 2014 KANSAS CITY, Mo., SANTA CLARA, Calif., and NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the Q1 2014 Halo Report today, a national survey of angel group investment activity. The report finds median round sizes increased to $980K per deal, and pre-money valuations rose to $2.7 million in the quarter. Investments in Internet-related...

2014-08-04 23:04:42

Those in the business of wealth management understand the value of carefully calculated risk and the satisfaction of making decisions that lead to success. Wise Business Plans is proud to announce customized, professional plans utilizing the industry-leading Wise process are now available to new and expanding wealth management firms and consultants. (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 "Wealth management is key to financial independence," said Joseph Ferriolo, director of Wise, which...

2014-08-04 12:29:23

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the stir caused by recent comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen regarding the state of the biotechnology sector, Kalorama Information sees potential for growth based on the substantial investments in venture capital that came into the biotech market in 2012-2013. Kalorama's Biotech Funding Deals and Partnerships notes that biotech investment has increased significantly in the past few years and that 2013 saw a noticeable spike....


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  • A unit of saved energy.
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