Daily Deal Activity 11/30/16

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

New Zealand-based home care services marketplace Mycare has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

digital marketplace

Pet care community marketplace Tasspass has been acquired by peer-to-peer pet boarding marketplace DogBuddy. The acquisition provides DogBuddy with an expanded user base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

On-demand fitness video service Grokker has raised an undisclosed amount of Series B funding from SV Angel, First Round Capital, Khosla Ventures, Aspect Ventures, Interwest Partners, Comcast, and Correlation Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

ecommerce

Prescription medication delivery service Phil has raised $7.5 million in a round of funding led by Crosslink with participation from Eniac Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

ecommerce

Online insurance coverage plans company SquareTrade will be acquired by Allstate (NYSE:ALL) from Bain Capital and Weston Presidio Capital for $1.4 billion. SquareTrade has raised more than $238 million date and the acquisition will provide the company with the resources for expanding into new markets. Financial information was not disclosed.

mobile content/apps

Germany-based health tracking app developer Clue has raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Nokia Growth Partners with participation from Union Square Ventures and Mosaic Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

digital advertising

game advertising

Mobile gaming advertising technology company Rocket10 has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Finstar Financial Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Data analytics solution Civis Analytics has raised $22.5 million in Series A funding led by Drive Capital with participation from Verizon Ventures and WPP. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

crm

Real estate leasing management platform Hightower will be acquired by real estate asset management solutions company VTS in a transaction valued at $300 million. The acquisition provides VTS with expanded customer management capabilities. Financial information was not disclosed.

crm

Cloud-based contact center solutions developer Ytel has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Argentum and Marwit Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding engineering efforts.

data quality

Data quality solutions provider Trillium Software has been acquired by Clearlake Capital-backed Syncsort from Harte Hanks for $112 million. The acquisition provides Syncsort with complementary data integration software offerings. Financial information was not disclosed.

email/messaging software

Email delivery company SendGrid has raised $33 million in Series D funding led by Bain Capital Ventures with participation from Foundry Group, Bessemer Venture Partners, and SoftTech. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

agency & marketing services

promotion agency

Project management and shopper marketing promotions company Promotion Execution Partners will be acquired by WPP. The acquisition coincides with WPP’s strategy of expanding within the shopper marketing segment. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

digital place-based media

Out-of-home media company Vector Media has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Spire Capital. The company will use the investment proceeds for building out its geographic presence while expanding its experiential marketing services offering.

Software

application management

API management solutions company Akana has been acquired by Rogue Wave Software. The acquisition will provide Rogue Wave with complementary digital transformation offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

Incident management solutions provider VictorOps has raised $12.2 million in Series B funding led by Shea Ventures with participation from Foundry Group and Costanoa Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its enterprise-level customer base.

financial

Group health insurance exchange platform provider Array Health has been acquired by health insurance eCommerce company GetInsured. The acquisition provides GetInsured with expanded Medicare health enrollment capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Telehealth software developer Fruit Street Telehealth has raised $3 million in Series A funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development and marketing initiatives.

healthcare

SaaS-based life sciences supply chain solutions provider TraceLink has raised $51.5 million in Series C funding led by Goldman Sachs Growth Equity with participation from FirstMark Capital, Volition Capital, and F-Prime Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its international presence.

hr

Human resources management software company KPA has acquired risk management platform developer Succeed Management Solutions. The acquisition provides KPA with strengthened audit offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Security validation solutions company AttackIQ has raised $8.8 million in Series A funding from Index Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, and Telstra Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for sales and marketing initiatives.

business services

it consulting

Managed IT services provider Ntiva has been acquired by Southfield Capital. The acquisition provides Ntiva with the resources for expanding its presence geographically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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