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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said, "While the explosive growth in online travel spends continue to accelerate, hoteliers are still struggling with outdated technologies that cannot keep up with today's distribution needs.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

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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.”

08.4.15

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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.

07.15.15

Yodle

Yodle Hires Danielle Korins as Chief People Officer

Former PVH, Dow Jones & Co., and Bank of America HR veteran joins Yodle’s executive team Yodle, a leader in local online marketing, today announced that Danielle Korins has joined the company as Chief People Officer and will also be part of its executive management team. Ms. Korins brings to Yodle more than 20 years […]

07.15.15

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TUNE Acquires Artisan, a Mobile Marketing Automation Company

Today, at its annual Postback conference in Seattle, TUNE (http://www.tune.com), the leading enterprise SaaS platform for mobile marketing, announced its acquisition of Artisan Mobile (http://useartisan.com). Artisan’s analytics, testing and marketing automation solution makes it possible for marketers to create highly personalized, compelling mobile experiences in real-time without writing code or resubmitting to app stores. The […]

07.15.15

TRUSTe

TRUSTe expands privacy solutions to help companies minimize potential damages with data breach response plan

As the cost and frequency of data breaches continue to rise, the question companies are facing is not if, but when a data breach will occur and how to prepare. According to a recent IBM and Ponemon report, the cost of a data breach in 2015 is $3.8 million, representing a 23% increase from 2013 […]

07.14.15

Reputation.com

Reputation.com Welcomes New Chief Product Officer Pascal Bensoussan

Reputation.com, the leader in online reputation management technology and services, welcomes Pascal Bensoussan as its new Chief Product Officer and member of the senior executive leadership team. In this role, he’ll focus on leading the overall vision, strategy, roadmap, and go-to-market plans for Reputation.com’s enterprise platform. Bensoussan comes to Reputation.com with 18 years of experience […]

07.13.15

Delphix

Delphix Announces $75 Million in New Funding Led by Fidelity Investments

Delphix, the market leader in Data as a Service, today announced a $75 million oversubscribed round of funding led by Fidelity Management and Research Company. Additional investors include Credit Suisse NEXT Investors, LLC, a fund managed within Credit Suisse Asset Management, The Kraft Group, and existing investors, including Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Icon Ventures.

The additional capital will enable Delphix to quickly scale sales, marketing, and operations across global geographies and maintain its leadership in Data as a Service (DaaS), a disruptive and transformative market that accelerates application releases and cloud migrations, while reducing IT costs.

“Applications have become a highly contested battleground for businesses across all industries,” said Jedidiah Yueh, Delphix Founder and CEO. “Data as a Service helps our customers complete application releases and cloud migrations in half the time, by making data fast, light, and unbreakable—a huge competitive advantage.”

07.9.15

Bill.com

Bill.com Launches New Mobile App for Magically Simple Business Payments on the Go

Bill.com, the leading company creating magically simple business payments, today announced the launch of the Bill.com iOS mobile app to provide small business owners with a seamless mobile solution for managing and paying bills on the go. This launch drives forward the Bill.com mission to automate the entire end-to-end accounts payables and receivables process from […]

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