5/3/18 – Your dose of market news on startups, investments and much more.
Catalyst, a NY-based information services startup whose platform consolidates SaaS platforms such as Mixpanel and Zendesk into a single dashboard for “data around customer success,” has raised a $2.4M round led by True Ventures. Additional participants included Compound and Ludlow Ventures. Catalyst was founded by Edward Chiu and Kevin Chiu; their total investment to date is $2.4M. Learn more about Catalyst here.
Kidbox, a NY-based ecommerce startup employing a subscription-based model to deliver boxes of premier fashion brands to kids, has raised a $15.3M Series B led by Canvas Ventures. This round included follow-on capital from HDS Capital and Firstime Ventures. Kidbox was founded in 2015 by Haim Dabah and Miki Racine Berardelli; their total investment to date is $28.3M. Learn more about Kidbox here.
Thrive Agritech, a NY-based agtech startup who designs and manufactures lighting fixtures for indoor agriculture using a patented LED lighting system, has raised a $2M round led by Rose Capital. Additional investors from previous rounds include Y-Combinator and Avichal Garg. Thrive was founded in 2014 by Brian Bennett; their total investment to date is $3.1M. Learn more about Thrive here.
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