Congratulations to Growthink client ProtonMedia.
ProtonMedia, who had raised a $2.5 million financing round in July 2009, just closed a $4.5 million Series B venture financing, bringing its total outside funding to $7 million.
The lead investor in the deal was Kaplan Ventures, the venture arm of the education company Kaplan, Inc. Other investors in this latest round included Originate Ventures (located in Bethlehem, PA) and Osage Venture Partners (located in Bala Cynwyd, PA).
ProtonMedia is the developer of ProtoSphere, a virtual collaboration environment for the high-performance workplace, and the #1 virtual environment for collaborative PLM in life sciences. ProtoSphere’s virtual environment provides an arsenal of business-focused collaboration and communication tools that help companies accelerate decision-making and raise productivity, improving workplace performance overall.
ProtonMedia’s customers include some of the world’s most respected brands, including AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson, Merck Inc., BP, Chevron, Duke University, Deloitte, TIAA-CREF, Lockheed Martin, and Boeing.
Growthink Client News
Growthink Client ProtonMedia Raises Another $4.5 Million
June 20, 2011
Congratulations to Growthink client ProtonMedia.
Growthink Client Clickability Acquired for $10 Million
May 09, 2011
Last week, Growthink Client Clickability was acquired by Limelight Networks (NSDQ: LLNW).
Limelight Networks purchased Clickability for its web content management system which is used by many high profile publishers.
The web CMS will help Limelight's new video platform business, which it entered last year when it purchased Delve Networks.
Limelight paid $10 million in stock and cash for Clickability.
Growthink Client Adometry Raises $1 Million
March 07, 2011
Congratulations to Growthink client Adometry.
Adometry just completed a $1 million round of VC funding.
Four investment groups participated in the round: Austin Ventures, Sierra Ventures, Stanford University and Shasta Ventures.
Adometry, formerly known as Click Forensics, is a leading provider of ad analytics and traffic quality solutions for the online advertising community. Adometry leads the industry in online ad verification and traffic quality management, delivering actionable insight to improve the performance of online advertising. Online advertisers, agencies, publishers, and ad networks rely on Adometry for audience verification, click quality scoring and attribution metrics to optimize online advertising results.
Growthink Client Dr. Sears Family Essentials Raises $5.6 Million
February 22, 2011
Congratulations to Growthink client Dr. Sears Family Essentials.
Dr. Sears Family Essentials just completed a $5.6 million round of venture capital funding.
The funding was provided by Intuitive Venture Partners and will help Irvine, CA-based Dr. Sears with expansion and marketing efforts. Intuitive Venture Partners is based in New York.
Dr. Sears Family Essentials is a privately-held, functional food and beverage company rooted in the collective expertise of the Sears Family of Pediatricians, which features more than a century of combined medical knowledge. The company offers a doctor-formulated, kid-approved line of 100 percent all-natural snacks, beverages and supplements that provide essential daily nutrients, such as Omega-3 DHA, to help children grow healthy, strong and smart.
Dr. Sears Family Essentials products are reflective of Dr. Bill Sears’ lifelong dedication to children’s health and wellness and the company’s commitment to helping combat childhood obesity and Nutritional Deficit Disorder. Dr. Sears Family Essentials products are available nationwide at The Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, independent natural health retailers and major regional grocery retailers including H-E-B, Meijer and Fred Meyer across the U.S., and online at www.drsearsfamilyessentials.com.
Growthink Client DecisionStep Purchased by Buy.com
February 04, 2011
Congratulations to Growthink client DecisionStep which was acquired today.
Growthink Client Ifbyphone Raises $10 Million
December 28, 2010
Congratulations to Growthink client Ifbyphone.
Ifbyphone just completed a $10 million second round of venture capital funding. This brings Ifbyphone’s total outside funding to $16 million.
Investors in this Series B round included Apex Venture Partners, Origin Ventures, Spring Mill Ventures, i2A Fund, River Cities Capital and Second Century Ventures (the National Association of Realtors’ investment fund)
Ifbyphone provides a suite of software-as-a-service voice applications for ad tracking, call notifications, call forwarding, call automation and interactive voice response (IVR). These technologies help you manage, measure and automate voice communications.
Growthink Client WhyPark Acquired by Parked.com
May 18, 2009
Growthink announced today that its client, WhyPark, an Ohio-based non-traditional domain parking platform that combines full text, relevant content with keywords associated with a domain name, has been acquired by Parked.com.