HealthJoy raises $12.5M Series B to help employees make the most of their healthcare benefits
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Viacom Has Acquired Pluto TV Streaming Service for $340 Million
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Gladson Acquires ItemMaster to Expand its Product Database and Retailer Reach
The latest in a series of acquisitions further enhances Gladson’s omni-channel
product content and quality audit capabilities
CHICAGO, Illinois — January 9,
2019 — Gladson, a Chicago-based portfolio company of The Jordan Company (“TJC”)
and Wicks Capital Partners (“Wicks”),
G2 Crowd builds the world’s largest business commerce platform fueled by $100M in funding
Series C round shows startup becoming ‘next Amazon for business’
CHICAGO, Oct. 11, 2018 — G2 Crowd, the marketplace revolutionizing how businesses discover, buy and manage software and services,
The Many Flavors of Venture Partners: From the Platform Braintrust
In August, I put out a call to the Global VC Platform network with the subject line “Venture Partner Framework,” asking:
Is anyone open to sharing a framework for how their funds think about or define venture partner roles?
Meritize Raises $13.2M in Series A Funding
Skills-Based Career Development Company Uses Proprietary Merit-Based Lending Model to Expand Education Funding
FRISCO, TX, October 1, 2018 – Meritize, an education lender that uses an individual’s academic,
project44 Secures $45M in Funding to Expand its Advanced Visibility Platform
Funding Led by Sapphire Ventures
October 01, 2018 10:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time
CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–project44 (p44), the leader in advanced visibility for shippers and third-party logistics firms,
infinite io, which Provides Data Management and Performance Optimization, Raises $10.3M in Series B Funding
Funding Round led by Former Motorola CEO and Cleversafe Chairman Chris Galvin
August 29, 2018 9:00 AM Central Standard Time
AUSTIN, Texas – (BUSINESS WIRE) – infinite io,
Chicago Ventures and #MovingForward
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