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Quit Genius Reels In $64 Million to Combat Addictions

NEW YORK — Quit Genius, the world’s first digital clinic for treating multiple addictions, has raised an oversubscribed $64 million Series B funding round co-led by Kinnevik and Atomico, with participation from Series A investors Octopus Ventures, Triple Point Ventures and Startup Health. The company will use the funds to fuel expansion of its platform in the U.S. Quit Genius […]

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Lightyear Snags $13.1 Million Series A Funding

NEW YORK — Lightyear has raised $13.1 million in Series A funding to continue digitizing how enterprises procure and manage telecom infrastructure services. The raise comes on the heels of a late 2020 seed round, and reflects massive utilization growth of Lightyear’s platform, along with rapid feature expansion that has moved Lightyear beyond procurement into […]

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Bowery Raises $35 Million led by Goldman Sachs

NEW YORK — Bowery Valuation, which uses technology to appraise commercial real estate, has scored $35 million in Series B funding led by the Growth Equity business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Goldman Sachs) with participation from Capital One Ventures and existing investors including Builders VC, Fika Ventures, Navitas Capital, Camber Creek, Nine Four Ventures, […]

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Thrive Global is Thriving With $80 Million Investment

NEW YORK — Thrive Global, a behavior change technology company founded by Arianna Huffington, has raised an $80 million Series C round co-led by Mamoon Hamid at Kleiner Perkins to accelerate Thrive’s growth and impact in ending the burnout epidemic and helping people live and work with less stress, more productivity and greater well-being and mental […]

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Vistar Lands $30 Million From Lamar Advertising

NEW YORK — Vistar Media, a global provider of programmatic technology for digital out-of-home advertising, has landed a Series B funding round of $30M from publicly-traded Lamar Advertising Company. The investment reflects Lamar and Vistar’s belief that technology will be the driving factor behind an accelerated growth rate for the out-of-home (OOH) industry at large. […]

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Small Door Veterinary Lands $20 Million Investment

NEW YORK — Small Door Veterinary, a membership-based veterinary service, announced $20 million in Series A funding alongside expansion plans including a new practice on Manhattan’s Upper East Side (1231 Third Ave) coming this summer . The company has an ambitious rollout plan to open 25 locations by 2025 as it plans to transform and […]

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DataDome Closes $35 Million Round

NEW YORK — DataDome, a company that offers AI-powered SaaS solution to protect online businesses against bot-driven fraud, has secured a $35 million Series B investment. The funding round was led by New York-based venture capital firm Elephant, with participation from DataDome’s existing investor ISAI. The cash infusion will help DataDome to aggressively scale its […]

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Furniture Marketplace Kaiyo Raises $5 Million

NEW YORK — Kaiyo, a full-service marketplace for gently-used furniture, has raised $5 million in funding led by Moderne Ventures, with full participation from Lerer Hippeau and Max Ventures. The new capital will help Kaiyo expand beginning in Washington D.C., and throughout the Northeast. Kaiyo currently provides white-glove delivery to the New York metropolitan area which includes New York, New […]

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DailyPay Lands $500 Million

NEW YORK— DailyPay, a provider of on-demand pay services for businesses, has secured $500 million of capital which includes a $175 million Series D equity round led by Carrick Capital Partners with participation from existing investors. In addition, the company also raised $325 million of credit capital from various sources. The Company plans to invest its newly raised capital […]

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Owen’s Craft Mixers Closes $7.5 Million Funding Round

NEW YORK — Owen’s Craft Mixers, makers of premium, all-natural cocktail mixers, has closed a fundraising round of $7.5 million led by country music star Lee Brice, Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Darius Rucker, NHL legend Mario Lemieux, Levy Family Partners and Maas Family Office – owners and creators of RumChata. The NY-company plans to […]