Daily Deal Activity 09/16/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

eCommerce and television shopping channel EVINE Live has raised $10 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its celebrity partnership network.

mobile content/apps

Key copying app developer KeyMe has raised $15 million in Series C funding led by QuestMark Partners with participation from Comcast Ventures, Battery Ventures, and White Star Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding its kiosk network domestically.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Marketing and analytics technology platform Unified has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Wellington Financial. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and expanding operations.

agency & marketing Services

digital agency

Digital marketing agency Bully Pulpit Interactive has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Svoboda Capital Partners. The company will use the proceeds of the investment for acquiring communications agency The Incite Agency. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

Italy-based public relations firm SEC has acquired a majority stake in UK-based public affairs agency Newington Communications. The acquisition provides SEC with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Application interruption solutions developer Prelert has been acquired by open source search and analytics solutions developer Elastic. The acquisition will see Prelert integrated into Elastic’s behavioral analytics division Elastic Stack. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Workplace management systems developer BIGCenter will be acquired by Accruent from Cushman & Wakefield. The acquisition provides Accruent with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

France-based warehouse management solutions company Generix has acquired a majority stake Canada-based supply chain optimization systems developer Sologlobe. The acquisition provides Generix with an expanded presence in the US. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Call accounting and reporting software developer ISI Telemanagement Solutions has been acquired by Valent Capital Partners. The acquisition provides ISI with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Audit trail and transaction data monitoring firm Selera Labs has been acquired by PwC. The acquisition provides Selera Labs with the resources for product development initiatives. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

geo-demo

Digital mapping solutions company Digital Map Products has raised $36.3 million in a round of funding from Silversmith Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

healthcare

Telemedicine solutions company H4D has raised $7.5 million in a round of funding from Atoga, Innovation Capital, Bpifrance, and CNP Assurances. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally.

hr

Enterprise talent management company Fusion Technology has been acquired by government agency management consulting company CALIBRE Systems. The acquisition provides CALIBRE with expanded offerings for the defense, federal civil, and intelligence community markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

hr

Job recruitment platform Stella has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Charles River Ventures and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and operations.

legal

UK-based legal due diligence solutions company Luminance has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Invoke Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development initiatives.

legal

Legal document drafting and review solutions company XRef has been acquired by document authoring software developer Microsystems. The acquisition provides Microsystems with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

Stripe has acquired app development and prototyping services provider Tonic. The acquisition will see Tonic rebrand as RunKit and will be integrated with Stripe’s core offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

information

geo-demo information, geo-demo software

Location-based analytics and urban planning company Urban Engines has raised been acquired by Google. The acquisition will see Urban Engines integrated into Google’s Maps division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

it consulting

Internet-of-things consulting company VARCentric has been acquired by Richardson Communications and Consulting. The acquisition will provide RCC with an expanded internet-of-things service offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

India-based on-demand logistics provider GoPigeon has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from Nexus Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

management consulting

Eduventures, a provider of research and strategy services to the higher education market, been acquired by NRCCUA. The acquisition is complementary to NRCCUA’s research service offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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