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01/27/2014 – Paul Palmieri Joins NEA As Venture Advisor

New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA), a leading global venture capital firm, today announced the appointment of Paul Palmieri as Venture Advisor.

01/27/2014 – Cooley Advises CHC Group on Its $310 Million Initial Public Offering and Refinancing Transactions

Cooley LLP announced today that it advised CHC Group Ltd. on its $310 million initial public offering.

01/27/2014 – LiveOps Raises $30 Million to Accelerate Global Expansion

LiveOps, Inc. , the global leader in cloud contact center and customer service solutions, announced today it has closed a $30 million round of debt funding from Comerica Bank.

01/27/2014 – Scoutmob raising up to $10M; turns to AngelList

Atlanta deal site Scoutmob is raising up to $10 million. And it's turned to buzzy online investor network AngelList for some of it.

01/24/2014 – CrowdOptic Raises Funding from Silicon Valley Bank to Bring Live Google Glass Broadcasting to Sporting Arenas, Commencing With The Sacramento Kings

CrowdOptic, a maker of crowd-powered mobile and wearable applications as seen at popular sporting events, today announced it has received funding to ramp up sales and marketing of its software, which curates and broadcasts live streaming video from Google Glass and other smart devices to stadium scoreboards, fan mobile devices and live TV.

01/24/2014 – Baltimore's ed-tech boom may just be getting started

Baltimore is going to become a larger hub for education technology companies as students turn more to online courses and school systems look to mine reams of data to better measure student outcomes.

01/23/2014 – Silicon Valley Bank Provides $18MM Credit Facility to GSV Capital

GSV Capital Corp. announced that it has entered into a new $18 million senior secured credit facility with Silicon Valley Bank.

01/23/2014 – MAVA Corporate Technology Member AOL to Acquire Content Personalization Company Gravity

AOL said on Thursday it will pay $90.7 million to acquire Gravity, a California-based developer of "interest graphs" that let publishers personalize content based on individuals' interests, preferences and habits.

01/22/2014 – Chevy Chase-Based NEA Takes Part in Kensho's $10 Million Round

New Enterprise Associates (NEA), the Chevy Chase-based venture capital firm, has invested in New York-based Kensho, developer of a cloud-based system capable of answering complex financial and market research questions posed in natural language.

01/22/2014 – With a Fresh $1M, Can Venga Help Restaurants Give Patrons a Personalized Experience?

Venga recently closed a $1 Million Series A round from VCs and Restaurateurs led by Militello Capital and including Think Food Group (Jose Andre’s restaurant group) and Big Red Ventures (Cornell University’s venture fund), among others.

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