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Hollywood's ScoreBig Does Just That With $18M Series D

LABJ 10/28/14 http://www.labusinessjournal.com/news/2014/oct/28/scorebig-scores-well-big-18-million/

ScoreBig.com, an online marketplace that finds discounted live event tickets, has raised $18 million in Series D funding.

The money will go toward expanding ScoreBig’s online and mobile products, furthering its strategic partnerships and growing consumer awareness. 125 more words

Catching the Pitch

Bethany Frankel was convinced of the opportunity:

I want this, and I know other women will want this, so I’m going to make it

But when she pitched her Skinnygirl margarita cocktail to an all male VC team, they didn’t get it.  492 more words

When Is Your Startup Ready For A Round A

One of the most common questions i get asked by founders is how many users/downloads/MOU/MRR does a startup need to have to be able to close a round A. 412 more words


Hootsuite Reaches $1 Billion Valuation in Latest Funding Round

Hootsuite, the Vancouver-based startup known for its social media management dashboards, has raised $60 million in new venture funding, CEO Ryan Holmes told Re/code. 369 more words


Radius, a San Francisco-based marketing software company that helps businesses manage their sales relationships with customers, has raised $54.7 million in new venture funding. The Series C round included existing investors BlueRun Ventures and Formation 8 Partners, along with more than half a dozen new investors, including Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund and a few angel investors like actor/musician… 22 more words