Marketing Report


Toyota Ventures raises $300m to expand early-stage investments in frontier technology and climate solutions

15-04-2024 | 11:24:00
Toyota Ventures, the early-stage venture capital arm of Toyota, announced two $150 million funds to expand its investments in startups developing disruptive technologies and business models at the forefront of innovation.

Property management startup Guesty raises $130m to accelerate global expansion

15-04-2024 | 10:57:00
Guesty, the property management software platform for the short-term rental (STR) and hospitality industry, announced a $130 million Series F funding round led by leading global investment firm KKR.

GigaStar to launch $1m YouTube Creator Fund to award creators

11-04-2024 | 12:47:00
GigaStar, a startup bringing creators and Investors together, is launching $1 million YouTube Creator Fund to help accelerate the journey of YouTubers.

Maniv announces $140m third early-stage venture fund to accelerate decarbonization and digitization of global transportation

11-04-2024 | 12:40:00
Maniv, a global venture capital firm based in Tel Aviv and NYC, announced the closing of its third fund, a $140 million vehicle to invest in seed and Series A stage startups that brings the firm’s assets under management to nearly $320 million.

Canadian online funeral services provider Eirene raises $4.1m seed round, launches in the U.S.

09-04-2024 | 10:57:00
Eirene, Canada's first and only online funeral services provider, has launched operations in the U.S. after raising $4.1 million in seed funding.

Cybersecurity CEOs join forces to launch, the first AI-powered blockchain risk management platform

09-04-2024 | 10:46:00, the AI-powered Blockchain Risk Management platform, has announced its official launch from stealth to bring automated risk management solutions to traders, investors, and fund managers in the blockchain ecosystem.

Stockholm-based Telness Tech secures €5m funding, expands into the U.S. market

05-04-2024 | 08:44:00
Telness Tech, the Stockholm-based full automation software company for the telecommunications industry, has secured €5 million in bridge-funding in the midst of a rapid international expansion, swapping operational founder roles and gearing up for new market entries.

Colorado startup brings millions of high schoolers into the online babysitting market

05-04-2024 | 08:27:00
For years, the online babysitting industry has been dominated by major platforms that do not allow high school-aged babysitters to register on their sites.

Plug and Play Alberta announces 72 startups for its fifth cohort

05-04-2024 | 08:16:00
Plug and Play Alberta has announced 72 startups for the fifth cohort of industry-specific digital health, sustainability, food & beverage, and sector agnostic (AI) startup accelerator programs.

Havas New York appoints Taras Wayner as Executive Creative Director

27-03-2024 | 09:54:05
Havas New York, the flagship agency of the Havas Creative Network, known for building meaningful brands and creative excellence, has announced Taras Wayner as its newest Executive Creative Director.

AlleyCorp launches $1m pitch competition to elevate underrepresented founders

26-03-2024 | 10:42:00
AlleyCorp, a New York-based venture capital firm that incubates and invests in transformative companies, has announced its inaugural pitch competition, Peerless, to support and elevate exceptional early-stage founders.

Integrated marketing communications firm The Motion Agency acquires 2.718 Marketing

25-03-2024 | 08:22:00
As Motion's fifth acquisition in 10 years, the addition of 2.718 bolsters the agency's already extensive list of capabilities providing added value for B2B and B2C clients. 

Ballistic Ventures closes $360m oversubscribed Fund II to fuel next gen of cybersecurity innovation

21-03-2024 | 09:53:00
Ballistic Ventures, a venture capital firm dedicated to early-stage cybersecurity and cyber-related companies, has announced the close of its oversubscribed $360 million second fund.

Web3 fashion startup mmERCH secures $6.4m seed investment to further blockchain-enabled clothing collections

21-03-2024 | 09:41:00
Blockchain-enabled Web3 fashion startup mmERCH, has announced a $6.4 million seed funding round at $25.7 million post-money valuation led by Liberty City Ventures, with participation from 6529 Holdings LLC, Christie’s Ventures, and Flamingo DAO

Public affairs agency Signal Group completes buyout of law firm Wiley

20-03-2024 | 11:27:21
The firm, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wiley Rein LLP (Wiley) since 2014, is now wholly owned by Signal Management Committee member Blake Androff, who will serve as chief executive officer.

FAIR Health unveils campaign on financial health literacy among older adults and their caregivers

18-03-2024 | 12:10:00
The campaign features inviting messaging and visuals designed to empower a diverse audience of older adults and their caregivers to make educated healthcare decisions.

Swiss dental startup Odne closes $5.5m Series A1 financing to fund U.S. market launch

18-03-2024 | 11:50:00
Odne, a Swiss dental startup and upcoming innovator in endodontic treatments, has announced the closing of its Series A1 financing round raising $5.5 million to fund the upcoming US market launch.

FERMAT raises $17m Series A to grow its ML-powered social commerce shopping experience

15-03-2024 | 10:31:00
FERMAT, the startup that allows every retailer to create a unique shopping experience for each customer journey, has raised $17 million in new financing.

Techstars announces its 2024 Equitech Accelerator Class of ten tech startups

15-03-2024 | 09:49:00
Techstars Equitech Accelerator, a Techstars portfolio company, has announced its third class of tech-enabled, early-stage companies for a thirteen-week program that provides access to financial, human, and intellectual capital while immersing each founder in training, mentorship and the Baltimore ecosystem.

Insight Partners launches second enterprise accelerator program to empower enterprise tech executives

14-03-2024 | 10:18:00
Global software investor Insight Partners has announced its second Enterprise Accelerator Program, IGNITE Enterprise Accelerator (IEA).

Nest Health raises $4m funding to make healthcare accessible to vulnerable populations

14-03-2024 | 09:45:00
Nest Health, the first value-based whole-family healthcare provider, announced it has raised over $4 million in an extended seed round.