Showpad -- a Belgian startup which creates iPad software for sales team -- has raised a $2 million Series A funding round from Hummingbird Ventures, according to TechCrunch.
The company's cloud platform allows staff and administrators to uploa[...]
Maveron, co-founded by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, is now committed to making at least 12 seed investments in the consumer sector per year, according to TechCrunch -- a major step up from the sparse seed fundings the company has made in its 15 yea[...]
Demandbase, which develops B2B marketing software, has raised $15 million in a funding round led by Scale Venture Partners with participation existing investors including Sigma Partners, Altos Ventures and Adobe Systems, according to TechCrunch.
Mark Suster -- VC at GRP Partners -- writes in a blog post that while he is a strong believer in layering professional services into software company's revenue streams, it is important to not be distracted too much by the demands of a professional se[...]
ClearFit -- a Toronto-based company which uses automated software to connect top applicants to employers -- closed a $7 million Series A round today, led by Boston's GrandBanks Capital, according to TechCrunch.
Billing itself as "the app that fixe[...]
Mark Suster -- partner at GRP Partners -- writes that many enterprise startups believe they don't have to invest in implementation teams, or "professional services" to actually help clients install and use the software. Some career investors even poi[...]
500friends – a cloud-based customer loyalty management platform – announced the closing of a $5 million Series B round yesterday, according to TechCrunch. Investors include Intel Capital, Fung Capital, and Crosslink Capital, with Intel’s Carey Lai an[...]
AnyPerk -- which helps companies provide discounts and perks to employees -- has raised $1.4 million from investors including Digital Garage and CyberAgent Venture, according to TechCrunch. The service costs $5 per employee, and deals include discoun[...]
According to VentureBeat, Evolv -- a big data startup helping companies manage their workforce -- has raised $15 million in a funding round led by Vantage Point Capital, bringing their total funding to $44 million.
Evolv helps employers manage the[...]
Crittercism -- a monitoring service for mobile app performance -- has raised $12 million in a second round of funding led by Google Ventures, according to VentureBeat. The company also announced the launch of a new service that will let users monitor[...]
Pressly -- an enterprise service which helps media companies convert their content to HTML5 app format -- has raised $1.5 million in funding from iNovia Capital and OMERS Ventures.
Pressly claims to let anyone build an app in less than two minutes[...]
Bloomfire, based in Austin, Texas, has raised $8 million from Redpoint Ventures and Austin Ventures to expand its “knowledge sharing” enterprise platform, according to TechCrunch.
They’re value-pitch is a tad obscure – they claim to help build “tr[...]