Investment Company News
WEVR RAISES $25 MILLION TO LAUNCH THE YOUTUBE OF VIRTUAL REALITY
February 9, 2016
Venice, Calif.-based startup Wevr is building what it hopes will become the YouTube of virtual reality. The company has raised over $25 million from strategic investors to help make Wevr Transport a reality. Read More »
SWRVE COMPLETES $30 MILLION FINANCING ROUND AND ACQUISITION OF ADAPTIV.IO
November 12, 2015
Swrve, a leader in the mobile marketing engagement space, today announced that it has closed a $30 million funding and acquisition round. Swrve has acquired adaptiv.io, a data automation platform for mobile. These two announcements come on the heels of a period of significant growth for the company, including reaching one billion installs of the product. Read More »
JAUNT RAISES ADDITIONAL $65 MILLION TO MAKE VR A REALITY FOR AUDIENCES WORLDWIDE
September 24, 2015
Jaunt, the leading company pioneering cinematic virtual reality (VR), today announced a $65 million series C round of funding led by The Walt Disney Company*; Evolution Media Partners – a partnership of CAA-backed Evolution Media Capital, TPG Growth and Participant Media; and China- based China Media Capital (CMC). The new investors will greatly expand Jaunt’s global reach, providing significant resources and relationships to help make VR the next mainstream content medium. Read More »
ADAPTIV.IO AND APSALAR FORM STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP TO PROVIDE OMNI-CHANNEL MOBILE DATA INTELLIGENCE
January 13, 2015
adaptiv.io and Apsalar today announced a partnership that will offer adaptiv.io’s next generation cross-channel and cross-platform data automation system for online and mobile marketing within Apsalar’s enterprise-grade mobile measurement and intelligence platform. This powerful addition to Apsalar’s current offering provides marketers with the ability to intelligently send their user data to widely used marketing systems, such as Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, and Marketo, and to create real-time automation actions and measure user behavior. Read More »
SCOPELY SECURES $35 MILLION IN SERIES A FINANCING LED BY EVOLUTION MEDIA PARTNERS AND HIGHLAND CAPITAL PARTNERS
November 13, 2014
Scopely has closed a $35M Series A financing round led by Evolution Media (Evolution), and Highland Capital Partners. In addition, former AT&T CEO David Dorman’s Knoll Ventures participated in the financing alongside existing investors Greycroft, The Chernin Group, Sands Capital Ventures and Double M Capital. The raise will be used to advance Scopely’s mission of establishing the world’s premier touchscreen entertainment network, expanding and diversifying Scopely’s successful lineup of mobile game titles across original and globally celebrated entertainment properties. Read More »
SLEEPY GIANT RE-LAUNCHES AS ADAPTIV.IO, ANNOUNCES NEXT GENERATION MOBILE MARKETING AUTOMATION SYSTEM
November 6, 2014
Today, Sleepy Giant announced the re-branding of the company as adaptiv.io with a new focus on its next generation cross-channel and cross-platform marketing automation system for app publishers and marketers. The “former” Sleepy Giant had been serving game publishers including Disney and Activision for more than seven years. Read More »