Investor Network Nights Preview gets results plus deals that closed!

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One of our deals just got several great referrals such as a tier one venture capital firm and grant organization.  Learn more about this deal on our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/InvestorNetwork

Below are deals that closed and hear about 50+ deals that closed this year on our blog at: http://redhookcapital.me/

DEALS THAT CLOSED:

Digital Lumens, a Boston-based developer of intelligent LED lighting systems, has raised $10 million in new VC funding from return backers Black Coral CapitalFlybridge Capital Partners and Stata Ventureswww.digitallumens.com

PureCars, a Charleston, S.C.-based provider of “value reports” for automotive consumers, has raised $5 million in new VC funding from Gemini Investors and Stage 1 Ventureswww.purecars.com

SPR Therapeutics
, a Cleveland-based developer of a peripheral nerve stimulation therapy platform, has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Backers include NDI Healthcare FundPublic Square Partnersand individual angels. www.sprtherapeutics.com

Iconnix Software Corp., an Austin, Texas-based provider of sales performance and incentive compensation management solutions, has raised $4.5 million in Series B funding from Ballast Point Ventureswww.iconnixsoftware.com

Kitsy Lane, a Maynard, Mass.-based social commerce platform for at-home entrepreneurs, has raised $3.5 million in Series A funding. Data Point Capital and Longworth Venture Partners co-led the round, and were joined by return backer Point Judith Capital. www.kitsylane.com

Hortau Inc., Quebec City-based maker of edge irrigation management technologies, has raised C$3 million in VC funding from Avrio Capital. www.hortau.com

Infusionsoft, a Chandler, Ariz.-based provider of all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, has raised $54 million in growth equity funding from Goldman Sachs. The company previously raised around $17 million from Mohr Davidow Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures.www.infusionsoft.com

InsideSales.com Inc., a Provo, Utah-based sales automation platform, has raised $35 million in new VC funding, according to a regulatory filing. VentureWire reports that U.S. Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by return backer Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. www.insidesales.com

Health Catalyst (f.k.a. Healthcare Quality Catalyst), a Salt Lake City-based provider of healthcare data warehousing, has raised $33 million in Series B funding. Norwest Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by return backers Sequoia Capital and Sorenson Capital. www.healthcatalyst.com

Chartboost, a San Francisco-based business engine for mobile game developers, has raised $19 million in new VC funding led by Sequoia Capital. The company previously raised $2 million from XG Ventures, SK Telecom Ventures and Translink Capital. www.chartboost.com

Foundation Medicine, a Cambridge, Mass.-based developer of genomics-based cancer diagnostic tests, has raised $13.5 million in additional Series B funding. New investors include Bill GatesEvan Jones and Yuri Milner. The company previously held a $42.5 million first close on the round, from Deerfield Management Co., Casdin Capital, Redmile Group, Roche Venture Fund, WuXi Corporate Venture Fund, Third Rock Ventures, Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.www.foundationmedicine.com

Altitude Digital, a Denver-based online display and video advertising company, has raised $5 million in group capital funding from Mercato Partners. It also has secured a new credit facility from Silicon Valley Bank. www.altitudedigitalpartners.com

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48 deals that closed for $387 million funding!

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DEALS THAT CLOSED:

CB Insights FundingFlash is the industry’s most comprehensive daily roundup of companies receiving venture capital, angel investment and growth equity funding. Reporting 48 deals that closed for total funding of 387 million on Jan. 9th 2013.  Some of the deals are as follows:

  • Aereo  ( aereo.com ) Long Island City, New York (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Video)): Aereo, formerly Bamboom Labs, provides a remote antenna and DVR that consumers can use to access network television on web-enabled devices such as smartphones and tablets, and through internet TV solutions such as AppleTV and Roku. Amt: 38.00M, Round: Series B, Investor(s): Highland Capital Partners, IAC
  • Health Catalyst ( hqcatalyst.com ) Salt Lake City, Utah ( Industry: Healthcare Software ( Sub-Industry: N/A ): Health Catalyst, formerly Healthcare Quality Catalyst, delivers agile data warehouse platform that utilizes an adaptive approach designed specifically to address the complex nature of healthcare data. Amt: 33.00M; Round: Series B; Investor(s): Norwest Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, Sorenson Capital
  • Halco Lighting Technologies ( halcolighting.com ) Norcross, Georgia (Industry: Electronic Components ( Sub-Industry: Lighting & LED)): Halco Lighting Technologies is a manufacturer and supplier of a full line of lamps and ballasts for the commercial, industrial, residential and specialty lighting markets. Amt: 21.50M; Round: Line of Credit; Investor(s): NXT Capital
  • Chartboost ( chartboost.com ) San Francisco, California (Industry: Mobile Software & Services ( Sub-Industry: Advertising, Sales & Marketing)): Chartboost provides game developers with a platform that is designed to help them reach new users through cross-promotion, make money from their games, and collaborate directly with fellow developers through the Direct Deals Marketplace. Amt: 19.00M, Round: Series B, Investor(s): Sequoia Capital, SK Telecom, Translink Capital
  • Panaya  ( panaya.com ) Saddle Brook, New Jersey (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Application & Data Integration)): Panaya offers software-as-a-service which helps companies that use SAP or Oracle reduce 70% of their upgrade and testing risk and effort. Utilizing a cloudbased supercomputer, Panaya simulates the upcoming upgrade, automatically pinpointing which custom programs will break as a result of the upgrade and automatically ∩¼üxing most of these problems. Amt: 16.00M; Round: Series D; Investor(s): Battery Ventures, Benchmark Capital, Hasso Plattner Ventures
  • Pure Auto ( purecars.com ) Charleston, South Carolina (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Information Providers & Portals)): PureCars helps consumers understand the value offered by the vehicles they’re considering, while assisting dealers in promoting the value benefits of inventory. PureCars Value Reports, found on the websites of automotive dealerships in North America, provide customers a value-focused overview on any pre-owned vehicle; from local price competitiveness to in-demand optional equipment, vehicle reliability through certification and reconditioning services and dealer reputations from customer reviews. Amt: 5.00M; Round: Series A; Investor(s): Stage 1 Ventures, Gemini Investors
  • Iconixx Software ( iconixxsoftware.com ) Austin, Texas (Industry: Customer Relationship Management Software (Sub-Industry: N/A)): Iconixx Software is a provider in cloud based Sales Performance Management and Incentive Compensation Management solutions. Amt: 4.50M; Round: Series B; Investor(s): Ballast Point Ventures
  • Fluid Imaging Technologies ( fluidimaging.com ) Yarmouth, Maine (Industry: Technical & Scientific Instrumentation (Sub-Industry: N/A)): Fluid Imaging Technologies produces particle analysis instrumentation based upon digital imaging technology. The FlowCAM is an automated particle analysis instrument to use digital imaging for measuring size and shape of microscopic particles in a fluid medium. Amt: 3.90M; Round: Angel
  • Dapu ( dapu.com ) China (Industry: eCommerce (Sub-Industry: Home Furnishings & Improvement): Dapu is a China-based home furnishing B2C site. Amt: 3.00M; Round: Angel.
  • MediGain ( medigain.com ) Plano, Texas (Industry: Healthcare Software ( Sub-Industry: N/A)): MediGain enables healthcare providers to navigate and succeed in the reimbursement environment. MediGain is a global revenue cycle management company with an integrated portfolio of information technology, process, and domain expertise solutions to address the wide array of threats to the financial health of medical practices, clinics, hospitals, and other essential providers. Amt: 2.25M; Round: Undisclosed
  • Shadow Health (shadowhealth.com) Gainesville, Florida (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Healthcare)): Shadow Health develops a student-driven, longitudinal patient experience assessment platform for medical professionals. Amt: 0.73M; Round: Angel
  • Alive.cn (alive.cn) Hong Kong (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Collaboration & Project Management): Alive.cn is an online network that connects celebrities and sponsors for creative collaborations. The company enables collaboration between celebrities and sponsors to co-develop new brands and celebrity product lines for the Greater China market. Amt: 0.55M; Round: Angel
  • Apple Pie Technology ( 139.me ) China (Industry: Mobile Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Application Development)): Apple Pie Technology, dba 139.ME, is a mobile application development company. Amt: 0.48M; Round: Undisclosed
  • 5 O’Clock Records ( 5oclockrecords.com ) New York, New York (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Healthcare)): 5 O’Clock Records is a secure online service that streamlines the medical record request process. The company works with medical practices and hospitals to help them run the medical record release process more efficiently. Amt: 0.44M; Round: Angel
  • Etable Services ( etable.in) India (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Social): Etable Services operates operates Etable.in, an online community for foodies. The site acts as a platform where users can create conversations around food. These conversations can include reviews, check-in, recommendations, photo/video uploads, etc. Amt: 0.10M; Round: Angel
  • PowerStorm ( powerstorm.com ) El Segundo, California (Industry: Telecom Devices & Equipment (Sub-Industry: Telecom Equipment Distribution & Maintenance)): PowerStorm Capital provides new and refurbished telecom equipment to wireless, wireline and other telecom verticals worldwide. In addition, the company provides cable manufacturing, engineering, multi-vendor repairs and other services. Amt: 0.10M; Round: Angel.
  • Nomad Editions ( nomadeditions.com ) New York, New York (Industry: Mobile Commerce (Sub-Industry: Digital Goods)): Nomad Editions is a media marketplace that provides readers with digital publications on a wide range of subjects, developed specifically for mobile devices. Amt: 0.03M; Round: Debt Investor(s): Fremont Group
  •  ClickSlide ( clickslide.co ) United Kingdom (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: N/A): ClickSlide can generate a GUI for any API without writing code. The company is developing a cloud-based platform for building apps. It allows users without development or coding experience to build cross-platform apps, reportedly reducing build-time and cost for businesses. Amt: N/A; Round: Seed VC; Past Investor(s): Ariadne Capital
  •  Kextil ( kextil.com ) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Industry: Mobile Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Scientific, Engineering): Kextil utilizes industrial strength speech recognition to connect field technicians to mission critical reporting applications, manuals, knowledge bases, and other supporting data. The hands and eyes free interface creates maximum focus on the service task for top performance and efficiency. Amt: N/A; Round: Seed; Investor(s): Innovation Works
  • MicroEdge ( microedge.com ) New York, New York (Industry: eCommerce (Sub-Industry: N/A): MicroEdge is a provider of software and services to the giving community worldwide. MicroEdge solutions deliver a powerful, integrated, and open framework for efficient and effective charitable giving. Amt: N/A; Round: Private Equity; Investor(s): Bregal Sagemount
  • SenSevere Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Industry: Chips & Semiconductors (Sub-Industry: Semiconductors: Sensors): SenSevere has developed and is commercializing a hydrogen sensor for chemically and thermally severe environments that provides real-time safety and compliance monitoring solutions in the power generation, environmental, and chemicals manufacturing industries. Amt: N/A; Round: Seed; Investor(s): Innovation Works
  • Solvoyo ( solvoyo.com ) Boston, Massachusetts (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Supply Chain & Logistics): Solvoyo is a Boston based SaaS provider for advanced supply chain optimization solutions. Solvoyo’s flagship product, planLM, a cloud powered mathematical optimization engine, offers a holistic solution that integrates key operational supply chain decision making in the areas of transportation optimization, production planning, inventory optimization, and replenishment planning. Amt: N/A; Round: Seed VC; Investor(s): 212 Capital Partners
  • Svbtle ( svbtle.com ) San Francisco, California (Industry: Internet Software & Services (Sub-Industry: Content Management): Svbtle is an invite-only publishing network that curates things from newspapers and magazines to a network of people.

Investor Network by JD

Happy Investing & Networking,

JD Morris

JD Morris

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