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Duetto Secures $30M in Series C Funding to Further Accelerate its Worldwide Expansion

Duetto, the market leader in hotel and casino profit optimization technology, today announced the closing of a $30M financing led by Icon Ventures to further extend the company's global reach. Duetto's CEO, Patrick Bosworth, said, "While the explosive growth in online travel spends continue to accelerate, hoteliers are still struggling with outdated technologies that cannot keep up with today's distribution needs. In an environment of disruption in which third-party intermediaries are eating into hotel profitability, hotel owners, operators and managers are starved for technology to level the playing field and recapture revenue being lost on commissions. Duetto provides the solution."  

Teladoc

Teladoc announces pricing of Initial Public Offering

CNBC

Why one veteran VC is investing, despite seeing a bubble

09.2.15

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MarketLive Launches Retail Industry’s First Native Website Analytics Tool

MarketLive announced ‘MarketLive Inline Analytics’ enabling retailers to make data-informed merchandising decisions in real-time without ever leaving the MarketLive system. The native Inline Analytics tool instantly queries product SKU sales trends, past campaign performance, keywords, conversion statistics, comparable products in other categories, and other contextually-pertinent information held in the MarketLive platform. The information is presented right […]

08.31.15

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CloudPhysics Preempts Disruptions in vSphere Environments with New Release of Its Award-Winning Analytics Solution

CloudPhysics, provider of data-driven insights for smarter IT, today launched a new release of its SaaS offering, significantly expanding its analytics solution so that VMware users can preempt and eliminate operational hazards that threaten to disrupt IT operations and applications.

08.31.15

Bill.com

Bill.com and Xero Announce Direct Sync Availability for Small Businesses Everywhere

Bill.com, a leading business payments network, and Xero, global leader in cloud accounting software for small businesses, today announced the availability of their Direct Sync integration for small and medium-sized businesses. Business owners can now seamlessly sync their Xero and Bill.com accounts to integrate bill pay with online accounting—providing small business owners with a real-time […]

08.26.15

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Teladoc and CVS: Blazing Trails in Patient Care

Since stepping into the role of Teladoc CEO six years ago, I’ve seen the company accomplish some amazing things in a short amount of time. We’re the first and only telehealth provider to go public, we’ve experienced rapid growth – with 12.5 million U.S. members connected to our network of over 1,500 physicians – and […]

08.20.15

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Yodle Launches Lighthouse 360 for Auto Repair Shops

Yodle, a leader in local online marketing, today announced that its Lighthouse 360 product is now available to auto repair shops. The customized offering combines Yodle’s proven marketing automation tools with new tools designed specifically to help local auto repair business owners manage their shop and grow profitably. With Lighthouse 360, auto repair shops can […]

08.19.15

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Zephyr Health Closes $17.5 Million Series C Round

Zephyr Health, the leading insights-as-a-service company for the Healthcare industry, announced today that it has closed a $17.5 Million funding round led by Google Ventures. Current investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers and Icon Ventures are also participating in the round. Zephyr Health has received a total of $33.5 million funding to date.

“At Google Ventures, we look for companies that work at the intersection of data science and Healthcare,” said Blake Byers, General Partner at Google Ventures. “Zephyr Health is at the forefront of healthcare analytics. Zephyr integrates thousands of public and private data sources to provide deep, predictive insights that enable customers to accelerate time to market for drugs, diagnostics and devices.”

08.12.15

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Teladoc Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results

Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE: TDOC), the first and largest telehealth platform in the United States, today announced results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2015.

Jason Gorevic, Chief Executive of Officer of Teladoc, commented, “We saw strong performance during our first quarter as a public company. Our revenue was up substantially and we experienced significant growth in both our membership base and in our number of visits.”

Mr. Gorevic continued, “The telemedicine market is expanding rapidly, and Teladoc’s second quarter results demonstrate our leadership position in this dynamic space. As the first and largest provider, Teladoc is incredibly well positioned to capitalize on the evolution of this exciting market.”

08.10.15

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Devicescape and iPass Unite Commercial and Public Wi-Fi with Landmark Partnership

Integration of Devicescape CVN into iPass network represents breakthrough in Wi-Fi aggregation

Devicescape today announced a strategic partnership which sees its Curated Virtual Network (CVN) integrated into the global network offering of leading Wi-Fi aggregator iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS).

08.4.15

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Duetto Secures $30M in Series C Funding to Further Accelerate its Worldwide Expansion

Duetto, the market leader in hotel and casino profit optimization technology, today announced the closing of a $30M financing led by Icon Ventures to further extend the company’s global reach.

Duetto’s CEO, Patrick Bosworth, said, “While the explosive growth in online travel spends continue to accelerate, hoteliers are still struggling with outdated technologies that cannot keep up with today’s distribution needs. In an environment of disruption in which third-party intermediaries are eating into hotel profitability, hotel owners, operators and managers are starved for technology to level the playing field and recapture revenue being lost on commissions. Duetto provides the solution.”

 

07.16.15

Huddle

Huddle Desktop Makes Cloud-Collaboration Easier than Ever

Including deeper integration with Microsoft Office, Huddle Desktop connects the user’s desktop experience to the industry’s most powerful cloud-collaboration platform

Huddle, the leader in secure collaboration tools for enterprise and government, today announced general availability of its desktop app, Huddle Desktop. Available for both Windows and Mac, Huddle Desktop adds a new layer of productivity to the Huddle experience, including deeper integration into Microsoft Office applications and a simple to use desktop app to help users manage their Huddle files on, or offline.

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