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SaaS company CloudCherry raises $9 million in funding

“We’re excited to have a partner like Pelion who share our values, our passion, and provide the know-how and network to help us accelerate growth”, says Vinod Muthukrishnan, CEO & Founder. “In less than 2 years, we’ve taken market share from older, established players; drawn attention & coverage from the leading analyst firms, and have partnerships with industry behemoths including Microsoft and Nielsen.”

Strala Launches New Revolutionary Approach to Improving Experience

Strala announces the availability of the Strala Experience Data Tracking Platform™ optimizing how marketers define, automate, and use experience and campaign marketing data to make better marketing choices. “There is a direct relationship between the data marketers need to solve these problems and ‘how’ and ‘what’ they track,” says Strala co-founder and CEO Mikel Chertudi…

Deserve raises $17 million in funding to help young people build their credit

Kalpesh Kapadia, CEO and founder of Deserve — announces today a $17 million round of funding led by lending mega-giant Sallie Mae, with participation from early Facebook investor Accel, Pelion, Aspect Ventures, and Mission Holdings. “Everything works around building good credit history,” said Kapadia. “Building good credit is a weapon, it’s a tool that can advance your entire life.”

Utah’s Divvy gets $35 million in a series B round for its free, real-time expense platform

The fresh injection of capital is notable given that Divvy launched its first product out of beta just six months ago. Divvy with more than 700 companies signed up as customers plans to use the new round of funding to build a regional sales team in California — its first outside of Utah — as well as adding to its product, marketing, and engineering teams.

Elliott-backed Gigamon to acquire cybersecurity startup ICEBRG

Gigamon Inc has agreed to buy cybersecurity startup ICEBRG, Gigamon Chief Executive Paul Hooper told Reuters in an interview. The ICEBRG deal gives Gigamon more expertise in cybersecurity and “takes it more into the world of subscription software.” The terms of the deal were not disclosed, though sources familiar with the matter said it values the Seattle-based startup at roughly $100 million.

Neurala selected as one of Disrupt 100 companies

We are proud to recognize Neurala’s distinguished position in leading the pack in AI making Disrupt-100 2018 list.  Disrupt 100 celebrates the businesses with the most potential to influence, change, or create new global markets. The list has been compiled and curated by the world’s leading entrepreneurs, investors, and business people.

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