Also, a big high five to the Techstars alumni companies below that have recently received notable* investments!
This brings us to a total of 90% of Techstars companies active or acquired and over $2B raised by our accelerator companies. Congrats to all!
|ClassPass (NYC ’12), the NY-based company that gives you access to fitness classes across multiple gyms and studios, has announced a raise of $30M in venture capital.|
|Newsela (Kaplan ‘13), the company that automatically gives each reader the level of a daily news article that’s just right for his or her reading ability, recently raised $15M in Series B.|
|LISNR (R/GA ’15) raised a $10M Series B round led by Intel Capital. LISNR is the creator of SmartTones, a new technology that sends data over audio.|
|Outreach (Seattle ’11), a service that provides enterprise sales organizations with a communication framework, announced that it has raised a $9.2M Series A round.|
|Amino (Boston ‘14), a company that seeks to connect like-minded individuals and create a close-knit community for every interest, raised $6.5M in Series A funding.|
|GeoSpock (London ‘14), has recently raised $5.3M in Series A funding. GeoSpock enables companies to organize their Big Data with a geospatial cloud platform.|
|SkySpecs (R/GA ’15), is a company that provides drones to inspect things like wind turbines, bridges and other infrastructure projects. The company closed a $3M funding round from investors earlier this month.|
|Chargifi (R/GA ‘15) has raised $2.7M Series A funding at the Intel Capital Global Summit 2015. Chargifi is a wireless charging network provider giving people access to power for mobile devices where and when they need it most.|
|Skilljar (Seattle ’13) has raised $2.6M in a funding round led by Trilogy Equity Partners. Skilljar is an online training platform that enables any business to create and deliver online courses.|
|Hullabalu (NYC ’14), an interactive storytelling app for kids, received $2.5M to continue to develop their product and technology.|
*notable = $2M or more.