Posts Tagged: Series A

Luminal, Inc. Closes $10 Million Series B

Frederick, MD based Luminal, Inc., a startup that was co-founded by Andrew Wright, a SocialMatchbox Founders Board Member, announced the company’s successful closing of a $10 million Series B Round.  The company has raised a total of $13.8 million according to public figures that the company has shared.  In full disclosure, I have been working closely with Luminal,… Read more »

Cardstar Acquired by Constant Contact, Terms Not Disclosed

Cardstar, the Northern Virginia based startup that provides a mobile customer loyalty app for retailers as an alternative to paper or plastic customer loyalty cards that have thickened our wallets in recent years, has just announced their Acquisition by Constant Contact (NASDAQ: CTCT).  You may recall that Cardstar launched at the Social Matchbox Startup Launch… Read more »

410 Labs Raises $750,000 Series A Round

410 Labs (Shortmail, Replyz, Mailstrom) a Baltimore, MD based multi-product startup co-founded by Baltimore’s Dave Troy and Bethesda’s Matt Koll, both seasoned founders and startup executives, told us just over a month ago that they had raised a round of funding.  A few weeks later we heard them pitch the University of Maryland Dingman Center’s… Read more »

Former Washington Area Startup, Social Gaming Network (SGN), Acquired!

Social Gaming Network (SGN), a Washington area startup that left for the bay area a few years ago, was acquired this week by Mind Jolt, another gaming network.  The terms of the deal were not disclosed.  Congratulations to Shervin Pishevar, a friend and former coworker. You may recall that back in the 2006-2007 time-frame, Freewebs… Read more »

Centrifuge Systems Raises $2 million As Part of Larger Series A Round

Centrifuge Systems, Inc., a McLean, VA based startup that provides interactive data visualization technology and a link analysis software announced that it has raised an additional $2 million in Series A financing by Novak Biddle The company also named an existing board member, Rene Lorton, as the company’s new CEO.  In addition to this most… Read more »