Seed Funding

Ashland ag specialists HerdDogg collect $2.3M from Serra Ventures, Innova Ventures and iSelect - Portland Business Journal

By Andy Giegerich <br>– Digital Managing Editor, Portland Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 6:42am PDT<p>An Ashland animal health technology company said …

Portland, OR

Cannabis accessories and lifestyle brand Hemper picks up $1 mln seed

<b>Hemper</b>, a cannabis accessories and lifestyle brand, has raised $1 million in seed funding. The investor was <b>Evolution Corporate Advisors</b>.Source: Press …

Cannabis

IIT Roorkee launches incubation centre in Greater Noida

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee launched a Technology Innovation and Development of Entrepreneurship Support (TIDES) business incuba

Startups

Miss.Africa Digital Announces the Winners for the 2018 Seed Fund round

The African Women in Technology (AWIT) Conference is scheduled to take place from July 19 - 21, 2018. Hosted yearly …<p>Gumtree South Africa has …

General Electric

Singapore’s VR-based proptech startup Foyr raises US$4.2M to expand to US

Foyr’s platform combines visualisation with Artificial Intelligence to empower better decision-making by seeing things<p>Singapore-headquatered Virtual …

Artificial Intelligence

Co-living startup Hmlet moves into Hong Kong with acquisition of we r urban

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based co-living startup Hmlet has acquired we r urban, marking its expansion into the Hong Kong market.<p>The Hong Kong startup, …

Hong Kong

Indianapolis’ Kenzie Academy raises $4.2 million to expand tech apprenticeship offerings

Indianapolis-based tech apprenticeship academy Kenzie Academy announced today that it has raised $4.2 million in seed funding. The funding was led by existing investor, edtech VC firm ReThink Ventures. Butler University, also located in Indianapolis, joined the round.<p>Kenzie Academy cofounder and …

Business

Swivel picks up $4.75 mln seed

<b>Swivel</b>, an online service where companies can find and design their own plug-and-play workspace and pay for it on flexible terms, has raised $4.75 …

Venture Capital

HTML5 game publisher FRVR secures $3 million in funding

<b>Newsbrief:</b> FRVR, a game publisher that deals heavily in HTML5 titles, has secured a $3 million investment at the close of its seed funding round. …

Game Development

FRVR fetches $3 mln seed in Accel-led round

<b>FRVR</b>, a Malta-based games publisher, has secured $3 million in seed funding. <b>Accel</b> led the round.Source: Press Release

Venture Capital

Greycroft raises $250M for its fifth early-stage fund

Greycroft, the venture capital firm that’s backed companies like the Huffington Post, Plated and Venmo, is announcing that it has raised $250 million for its latest fund.<p>The firm was founded in 2006 by Alan Patricof, Ian Sigalow and Dana Settle, and it now invests from a fund for seed and Series A …

Venture Capital

Earn while you play start-up Blast secures $12m seed funding

A start-up geared towards turning mobile games into "micro-saving" tools today announced its seed fund has reached $12 million in total.<p>Described as …

Gaming Industry

Toka snaps up $12.5 mln seed

<b>Toka</b>, a cyber capacity-building company, has raised $12.5 million in seed funding. The investors included <b>Andreessen Horowitz, Dell Technologies</b> …

Venture Capital

Seed Funding For 3-D Printing Startups: A Peek At The First Techstars Additive Manufacturing Class

Techstars has long been known for its seed funding of tech startups. Its accelerator counts 1,200 startups among its alumni, including PillPack, the online pharmacy recently acquired by Amazon, and cloud computing company Digital Ocean. Now, in partnership with tools giant Stanley Black & Decker, …

Startups

Nigeria’s TaxiTV secures seed funding from Beta.Ventures

<b>Lagos-based advertising technology startup TaxiTV has secured an undisclosed amount of funding in a seed round led by Beta.Ventures as it looks to</b> …

Venture Capital

Octi raises $7.5 million in seed funding

AR startups continue to bring in an abundance of funding. The latest outfit to tout a cash injection is Octi, a Hollywood-based company working on "a …

Startups

Hyper-personalised physician engagement app MEngage raises $175 K in seed funding

<i>The Jaipur-based platform, which builds customised engagement apps for doctors, has raised the seed funding from a group of angel investors. The</i> …

Business (India)

DIRT Protocol grabs $3 mln seed

<b>DIRT Protocol</b> has raised $3 million in seed funding, according to a blog post. The investors included <b>General Catalyst, Greylock, Lightspeed, Pantera</b> …

Investing

Dubai-Based Lifestyle And Healthcare E-Commerce Startup souKare Raises Seed Funding

3 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>souKare.com, a Dubai-based lifestyle and healthcare e-commerce platform, has raised US$400,000 in seed funding from GCC-based angel investors including CEOs, partners and senior management …

Startups

AI startup Perceptive Automata emerges from stealth with seed funding from First Round

Somerville, Massachusetts-based <b>Perceptive Automata</b>, provider of AI technology for autonomous vehicles, has emerged from stealth and announced it has …

Venture Capital

Airbridge backs GeoSpark

<b>GeoSpark</b>, a Dutch provider of location tracking technology for app makers, has secured 500,000 euros in seed funding. The investor was <b>Airbridge</b> …

Investing

Having raised $2.4 million in seed funding, the sibling co-founders of Fuel Games are out to change the face of eSports

Having already scored $2.4 million in seed funding since launching their startup at the beginning of the year, James and Robbie Ferguson, brothers …

Seed Funding

Seed funding heralds future breakthroughs

From left to right: Dr Deidre Morgan, Dr Vanessa Conn, Dr Esther Erlings, Dr Rodrigo Praino, Professor Robert Saint, Dr David Smith, Dr Lua …

Australian Universities

Online bra startup Harper Wilde fetches $2 mln seed

Online bra startup <b>Harper Wilde</b> has secured $2 million in seed funding, according to a source familiar with the transaction. <b>CRV</b> led the round.

Investing

Sigma Ratings, the world's first non-credit risk ratings agency, closes $2.4 million Series Seed funding

NEW YORK, July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma Ratings Inc., the world's first non-credit risk ratings agency, announced today that it has closed a $2.4 million Series Seed funding round to support their goal of becoming the "ratings company of the future". The round was led by New York-based FinTech …

Eastern Europe

Tech startup CoLabs grabs $4 mln seed

Tampa, Florida-based <b>CoLabs</b>, a technology startup, has raised $4 million in seed funding. The investors were not named.Source: Press Release

Startups

CoinText Cryptocurrency Wallet to Transact Without Internet Raises $600,000 in Seed Funding

<b>CoinText.io, a service to transact cryptocurrency with any type of mobile phone over text messages without the need for Internet, has closed a round</b> …

Bitcoin Cash

Cypress.io takes in $4 mln seed

Atlanta-based <b>Cypress.io,</b> the next generation automated testing framework built for the modern web, has secured $4 million in seed funding. <b>Las Olas</b> …

Venture Capital

Newchip Closes $2 Million in Seed Funding and Surpasses 50,000 Users

Austin, Texas, Jun 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --<p>Newchip is announcing today that its marketplace has exceeded 50,000 individual users, and …

Venture Capital

E830: Jeff Clavier Uncork Capital "Seed Funding Strategies": prep, pitch, valuations, traps, more

Venture Capital