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HealthJoy raises $30mn in Series C funding round

Chicago-based HealthJoy recently announced that it has raised $30mn in Series C funding round led by Health Velocity Capital. Existing investors U.S. Venture Partners, Chicago Ventures and Epic Ventures also participated in the funding round. With the latest infusion of funds, HealthJoy’s total funding so far stands at $53mn. The company plans to use the…

E-commerce platform Near.Store raises $300k in seed funding from sauce.vc

Plug-and-play E-commerce platform for offline stores Near.Store recently announced that it has raised $300,000 in seed funding from venture capital fund Sauce.vc and other individual investors. Near.Store helps offline stores go online, digitize their inventory, develop new consumer relationships and access business data and insights to make their business more efficient. This is done through…

Blume Ventures closes $41mn opportunity fund

Venture Capital firm Blume Ventures recently announced the closure of its opportunity fund titled Fund IIA at $41mn. The fund will be used to support growth-stage portfolio startups. The announcement of the opportunity fund follows the closure of Fund III by Blume Ventures. According to a company statement, the investment for the new fund was…

ValueFirst appoints Vijayant Dhaka and Himanshu Kumar as Sr Vice Presidents

ValueFirst Digital Media recently announced that it has appointed Vijayant Dhaka and Himanshu Kumar as Senior Vice Presidents.  Vijayant Dhaka, an industry stalwart for the past 14 years, was working in leadership roles at Cheetah Digital and Octane prior to this appointment. Speaking about the appointment, Dhaka said “ValueFirst has invested in multiple technology platforms…

Ryan opens additional office in Hyderabad, To hire professionals

Global tax services and software provider, Ryan LLC, recently announced the opening of its second office in Hyderabad, India. The new office at Salarpuria Sattva Knowledge City will be used for supporting the company’s accelerated growth. The company also plans to hire people for its new office. In a company statement, CEO and Chairman of…

Arima Genomics completes Series A financing

Biotech startup Arima Genomics Inc. has recently announced that it has completed Series A funding round led by Agilent Technologies and Cowin Venture. The funding round also saw participation from Vectr Ventures and Berkeley Catalyst Fund. The company plans to use these funds for expanding its commercial efforts and adding new applications to the existing…

Paladion recognized as Winner of Microsoft’s Most Innovative AI Solution 2020

Cybersecurity provider Paladion and leader in AI-Driven Managed Detection and Response recently announced that it has won the 2020 Most Innovative AI Solution award presented by Microsoft. Microsoft AI Awards 2.0 is an initiative of Microsoft to encourage innovation in Artificial Intelligence, identify fresh talent, as well as find new solutions for positive change across…