Daily Deal Activity 07/18/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce, niche content

Art collection and discovery platform Artsy has raised $50 million in Series D funding led by Avenir Growth Capital with participation from L Catterton, Thrive Capital, and Shumway Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development initiatives.

ecommerce

Parking reservation service SpotHero has raised $30 million in a round of funding from Insight Venture Partners, Global Founders Fund, Autotech Ventures, OCA Ventures, Chicago Ventures, and Pritzker Group Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

digital advertising

ad networks/exchanges

Rocket Fuel (Nasdaq:FUEL) will be acquired by Vector Capital-backed Sizmek. The acquisition of $2.60 per Rocket Fuel share represents an enterprise value of approximately $145 million, and the acquisition will help the combined company compete against the likes of Google and Facebook. The $2.60 per share price is more than 90 percent below Rock Fuel’s September 2013 IPO price of $29.00 per share. Rocket Fuel has reported LTM revenues for the period ended March 31 2017 of $446.7 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 0.3x.

affiliate/cpa network

Online gambling company Gaming Innovation Group has acquired iGaming affiliate network Stk Marketing for a reported $29.3 million. The acquisition will provide GIG with an expanded presence within the Nordic affiliate marketing field. Financial information was not disclosed.

marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Germany-based point-of-sale analytics platform POSpulse has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

commerce management

Mobile retail enablement platform NewStore has raised $50 million in Series B funding from General Catalyst and Activant Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its retailer customer base.

commerce management, analytics & targeting

Shopping apps development and analytics company Poq has raised $4.6 million in a round of funding from Beringea and Barclays. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its retailer customer base.

crm

Providence Strategic Growth has acquired a majority stake in Patron Technology, developer of a customer relationship management for arts and culture organizations. The acquisition will provide Patron with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

email/messaging software, content management

Marketing technology company Boomtrain, a provider of personalized notifications for brands, has been acquired by Zeta Global in a transaction valued between a reported $35 million and $40 million. The acquisition will complementary to Zeta’s Marketing Cloud offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

mrm/workflow management

Application and workflows integration platform Workato has raised $10 million in Series A funding led by Storm Ventures with participation from Salesforce Ventures and Workday Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

search & discovery

Speech technology and artificial intelligence platform ObEN has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Tencent and Fengshion Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

search & discovery

Fashion visual search solutions developer Syte.ai has raised $8 million in Series A funding led by NHN Ventures, Magma VC, KDC Ventures, and NBM Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

website creation/hosting

Germany-based managed hosting provider PlusServer will be acquired by BC Partners from GoDaddy (NYSE:GDDY) in a transaction valued at $459 million. PlusServer has reported LTM revenues for the period ended December 31 2016 of $105.6 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 4.0x.

agency & marketing services

design agency

Digital design firm Maya Design has been acquired by Boston Consulting Group. The acquisition will provide BCG with expanded design and research & development capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare agency

Cambridge BioMarketing, an industry leading advisor for orphan and rare disease drug launches, has been acquired by UDG Healthcare (LON:UDG) from Ziff Davis in a transaction valuing the company at $35 million. The acquisition will permit UDG to grow its healthcare communications business in the US, while expanding the range of services it offers to its global pharmaceutical customer base. Financial information was not disclosed. (A Petsky Prunier-led transaction)

traditional media

entertainment media

Sports and culture focused creative production company BaAM has been acquired by Freeman. The acquisition will provide Freeman with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

entertainment media

Television production and distribution studio Platform One Media has received an undisclosed amount of funding from TPG Capital. In addition TPG’s to the investment, Liberty Media will also take a minority stake in the company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

Decision insights software developer Element Data has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Flying Fish Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and product development.

collaboration

Data cataloging collaboration solution Alation has raised $23 million in Series B funding led by Icon Ventures, Harmony Partners, Costanoa Ventures, and Data Collective. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations.

erp

Fashion supply chain solutions company Increff has raised $2 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base and hiring talent.

financial

EquityZen, developer of a secondary marketplace for transactions in pre-IPO stock, has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Draper Associates and WorldQuant Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

financial

SME accounting solutions company FreshBooks has raised $43 million in a round of funding from Georgian Partners, Accomplice, and Oak Investment Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

financial

Mobile banking solutions developer iParse has been acquired by white-label digital banking platform Urban FT. The acquisition will provide iParse with the resources for expanding headcount. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial, healthcare

Healthcare payment software company Secure Bill Pay has been acquired by ABILITY Network. The acquisition will provide ABILITY Network with expanded patient payment and revenue cycle management capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Germany-based medical imaging and information management software TomTec Imaging Systems will be acquired by Philips Electronics. The acquisition is complementary to Phillips’ clinical and diagnostics portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Network cybersecurity company Corelight has raised $9.2 million in a round of funding led by Accel Partners with participation from Osage University Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for sales and marketing efforts.

security

UK-based data protection solutions company Privitar has raised $16 million in a round of funding from Partech Ventures, CME Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and IQ Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

business services

training

KMS Solutions, a provider of workforce development training for federal agencies, has been acquired by Subsystem Technologies. The acquisition will provide Subsystems with an expanded technical assistance offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 07/17/19

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Outdoor advertising space marketplace AdQuick has raised $1.1million in a round of funding from Initialized Capital, Y Combinator, and VTF Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

China-based tourism-focused car sharing company Wukong has raised $31million in a round of funding from YMCI Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within China.

gaming

UK-based augmented reality company WaveOptics has raised $15.7 million in a round of funding from Octopus Ventures, Touchstone Innovations, and Gobi Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

digital advertising

ad networks/exchanges

Bid request solutions company nToggle has been acquired by The Rubicon Project (NYSE:RUBI) for $38.5 million in cash. The acquisition will provide Rubicon with expanded bid infrastructure capabilities. Financial information was not disclosed.

digital promotion/coupon

TripAdvisor-backed restaurant reservation application Eatigo has acquired India-based restaurant discounts app Ressy. The acquisition will provide Eatigo with an expanded presence in India. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile marketing

Mobile advertising solutions company Taptica will acquire a majority stake in Japan-based mobile app and ad tracking solutions company Adinnovation in a transaction valuing the company at $8.9 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

mobile marketing

Mobile attribution platform Kochava has acquired mobile app ad personalization company MobileRQ. The acquisition will provide Kochava with an expanded custom-targeted app content offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Retail payment data and insights platform Commerce Signals has raised $12 million in Series B funding from Stage 1 Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

crm, mrm/workflow management

Partner relationship management company Impartner has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Emergence Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales initiatives.

market research

Stagwell Group will acquire certain TV Pilot Testing Assets from Nielsen. The acquisition marks the Stagwell’s fourth acquisition of a separate, custom research asset from Nielsen. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

digital place-based media

Digital out-of-home marketing company Neo Advertising has been by acquired newspaper and magazines publisher Tamedia. The acquisition will be complementary to Tamedia’s expanded offerings for its outdoor advertising customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

newspaper publishing

Community newspapers and magazines publisher American Hometown Publishing has acquired local media properties operator West End Holdings. The acquisition provides AHP with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

credit/risk

Credit risk startup James has raised $2.7 million in a round of funding from BiG Start Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations while focusing on product development.

erp

UK-based digital supply chain startup Virtualstock has raised $6 million in a round of funding from Notion Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

financial

Debt collection software developer Collectly has raised $1.9 million in a round of funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Index Ventures, and Granatus Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

financial

Cross-border wealth management solutions company Meixin Global has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Korea Investment Partners, Bertelsmann, Tangzhu Capital, and Liuhe Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

healthcare

Virtual care solutions provider Bright.md has raised $8 million in a round of funding from B Capital Group and Seven Peaks Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

hr

SaaS-based employee development platform Learnerbly has raised $2.1 million in a round of funding from Frontline Ventures and Playfair Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

hr

Quality management system software developer Sparta Systems has been acquired by New Mountain Capital from Thoma Bravo. The acquisition will provide Sparta Systems with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

hr

Thoma Bravo has acquired a minority stake in temporary staffing management solutions provider ZeroChaos from Snow Phipps Group. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding its engineering division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Cybersecurity analytics startup Awake Security has raised $31 million in a round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures and Greylock Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

security

Artificial intelligence and fraud prevention software company Brighterion has been acquired by Mastercard. The acquisition will be complementary to Mastercard’s customer experience and security capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

QDA Solutions, a developer of databases support solutions communications interfaces, has been acquired by Alpina Partners from ASI DataMyte. The acquisition will provide QDS with the resources for product development initiatives. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

information

financial information

Oildex has acquired the Financial and Accounting Data Exchange assets of PDS Energy Information. The acquisition will be complementary to Oildex’s oil and gas digital data exchange platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare information

Treatment research and physician information network TheMednet has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from Endure Capital and Lumia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its physicians network.

business services

hr consulting

Human resources technology consulting company MillsonJames has been acquired by insurance brokerage Hub International. The acquisition will provide Hub with an expanded human resources and benefits technology services offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Healthcare IT services and solutions provider emids has acquired healthcare IT consulting company Encore Health Resources. The acquisition will be complementary to emids’ presence within the payer space. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

China-based logistics platform Yimidida has raised $44 million in a round of funding from CDH Investments, Global Logistic Properties, and Source Code Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

printing services

Digital and large-format printing company CREEL Printing has been acquired by LSC Communications. The acquisition will provide LSC with expanded capabilities for its offset and digital production platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 07/14/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace, local search

Open Listings, operator of a real estate platform for buyers, has raised $6.5 million in a round of funding from Matrix Partners, Initialized Capital, and Arena Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

ecommerce

Picture frame eCommerce company Framebridge has raised $16.7 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates, Revolution Ventures, and SWaN & Legend Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations.

ecommerce

China-based industrial parts eCommerce company Haizol.com has raised $6 million in a round of funding from Eastern Bell Venture Capital, Woofoo Capital, and Tsinghua Asset Management. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

ecommerce

E-Wallet platform Paytm has acquired a majority stake in ticketing platform developer OML Entertainment. The acquisition will provide Paytm with an expanded presence in the events ticketing industry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Online auto retailer Vroom has raised $76 million in a round of funding from T. Rowe Price Associates, L Catterton, PICO Venture Partners, and General Catalyst Partners. The company has raised $295 million to date.

gaming

Educational games developer JumpStart has been acquired by China-based game development company NetDragon Websoft Holdings from Hercules Capital for $25.6 million. The acquisition will provide NetDragon with an expanded presence within the K-12 gaming segment. Financial information was not disclosed.

mobile content/apps

Insurance and benefits requests app Cover has raised $11 million in a round of funding from Social Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations while focusing on product development.

social media/apps

Concert discovery service Songkick will be acquired by Warner Music Group. The acquisition does not include Songkick’s ticketing business or pending litigation against Live Nation and Ticketmaster. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital advertising

ad networks/exchanges

Slovenia-based cross-channel ad network Httpool has been acquired by Sony Pictures Television Networks. The acquisition will see Httpool integrated into IMS Internet Media Services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

ad serving

Ad engagement startup Insticator has raised $5.2 million in a round of funding from Associated Venture Management and Mintz & Co. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

analytics & targeting

Consumer software interaction analytics company Pendo has raised $25 million in a round of funding from Battery Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners, Contour Venture Partners, Core Capital, Spark Capital, and Salesforce Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

agency & Marketing Services

digital agency

Digital media and content production services provider AnswersMedia will be acquired by ST Acquisition Holdings. The acquisition is separate from NT Acquisition’s purchase of the Chicago-Sun Times. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

broadcast television

Altice USA will acquire a 94.7 percent majority stake in Portugal-based broadcasting and radio programs company Grupo Media Capital in a transaction valuing the company at $504.2 million. GMC has reported LTM revenues for the period ended March 31 2017 of $181.4 million and LTM EBITDA of $39.9 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 2.6x and an LTM EBITDA multiple of 11.8x.

newspaper publishing

The Chicago-Sun Times will be acquired by an investment group operating under the name ST Acquisition Holdings from Wrapports. The acquisition sees ST Acquisition’s stave off a competing bid from Tronc, the owner of the Chicago Tribune. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

cloud computing

Korea-based cloud IT solutions company Bespin Global has raised $15 million in Series A funding led by Legend Capital with participation from Premier Partners and Altos Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for sales and marketing efforts.

data management

Incident response management app Global AlertLink has been acquired by disaster recovery and business continuity solutions company Resolver. The acquisition will provide Resolver with an expanded mobile offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Healthcare data solutions company BloomAPI has raised $2.4 million in a round of funding from Y Combinator, Slow Ventures, and Liquid 2 Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

healthcare, erp

Temasek will acquire a majority stake in healthcare supply chains company Global Healthcare Exchange from Thoma Bravo. The acquisition will see Thoma Bravo retain a minority stake in the company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Behavioral health and telepsychiatry solutions company Genoa has acquired Medication Management Systems, a developer of medication therapy technology solutions. The acquisition will be complementary to Genoa’s Medication Management Solution offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

hr

Supply chain compliance and regulation solutions company Assent Compliance has raised $31.4 million in a round of funding led by Greenspring Associates with participation from Volition Capital. The company will use the funding for product development.

hr

Workforce management software developer SwipeClock has been acquired by Inverness Graham from NexPhase Capital. The acquisition will provide SwipeClock with the resources for product development efforts. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

staffing

Japan-based recruitment company Persol will acquire Australia-based staffing firm Programmed Maintenance Services in a transaction valuing the company at $775 million. PMS has reported LTM revenues for the period ended March 31 2017 of $2.1 billion and LTM EBITDA of $47.7 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 0.4x and an LTM EBITDA multiple of 15.9x.

Daily Deal Activity 07/13/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace, local search

Pet sitting network Rover.com has raised $65 million in a round of funding led by Spark Capital with participation from Bespoke Strategies, StepStone Group, Madrona Venture Group, Menlo Ventures, TCV, and Foundry Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

ecommerce

On-demand alcohol delivery company Saucey has raised $5.4 million in a round of funding led by Bullpen Capital, Blumberg Capital, and Structure Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

ecommerce

Uber has formed a partnership with Russia-based search portal Yandex that will see Uber invest $225 million in Yandex’s ride-hailing service Yandex.Taxi. The transaction will see Uber take a 33.6 percent stake in the company with Yandex investing a further $100 million while retaining a majority stake.

gaming

Virtual reality game development company inXile Entertainment has raised $4.5 million in a round of funding from gumi and undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for launching a new VR title.

gaming

Casino games and sports applications developer Red7Mobile has been acquired by Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq:SGMS). The acquisition will provide SGMS with an expanded presence within real money betting markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps

Career exploration application PathSource has been acquired by student enrollment solutions company AcademixDirect. The acquisition will provide AcademixDirect with an expanded mobile offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps, niche content

Female entrepreneur’s investment network Female Funders has been acquired by Highline BETA. The acquisition will provide Highline with an expanded user base and content offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps

Germany-based professional networking websites operator XING has acquired InterNations, operator of a social network for expats. The acquisition will provide XING with an expanded user base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps

Hyperlocal social networking app Pulse has been acquired by peer-to-peer messaging application Hike. The acquisition will provide Hike with an expanded community offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital advertising

affiliate/cpa network

TradersCrux.com, operator of a website for investment advice for individual investors, has been acquired by Salem Media Group (Nasdaq:SALM). The acquisition will see TradersCrux.com integrated into Eagle Financial Publications. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile marketing

Upland Software (Nasdaq:UPLD) has acquired on-demand mobile marketing company Waterfall in a transaction valued at $25.9 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Upland’s social marketing capabilities. Financial information was not disclosed.

marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Experience-as-a-Service platform developer The Experience Engine will be acquired by accesso Technology Group for a reported $83.2 million. The Experience Engine has reported LTM revenues for the period ended December 31 2016 of $12.7 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 6.6x.

commerce management

SaaS-based online retailer personalization solution Nosto has raised $17 million in a round of funding from Wellington Partners, Open Source Capital, and The European Investment Bank. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

content management

Content automation platform developer Quark Software has been acquired by Parallax Capital Partners. The acquisition will provide Quark with the resources for expanding marketing and sales initiatives. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

creative production platform

Cloud-based content production platform Quill has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Smedvig Capital and Panoramic Growth Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

crm

Auto dealer management platform Limelight Software will be acquired by online auction site operator Trade Me Group. The acquisition will provide Trade Me with an expanded dealer engagement offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

market research

Mobile game research and consulting company Spicemart has been acquired by online and mobile games company KLab. The acquisition will be complementary to KLab’s game development initiatives. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing data, analytics & targeting

Customer data platform Segment has raised $64 million in Series C funding from Y Combinator, Accel Partners, Thrive Capital, SV Angel, and New Enterprise Associates. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

mrm/workflow management

product/price software

Configure-price-quote software solutions company Endeavor Commerce has been acquired by Francisco Partners-backed Vendavo. The acquisition will provide Vendavo with expanded sales conversion capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

broadcast television

China-based sports and entertainment company Wuhan DDMC Culture Co. has acquired sports television broadcasting rights holder Super Sports Media for a reported $500 million. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

consumer magazine publishing

Car news magazine publisher CarMe has been acquired by Japan-based online used cars dealer Fabrica Communications. The acquisition will provide Fabrica with an expanded content offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Application visual testing and monitoring solutions company Applitools has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Sierra Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, and Magma Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

big data

India-based artificial intelligence solutions startup Halli Labs has been acquired by Google. The acquisition will be complementary to Google’s personalization and recommendation engines. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

SaaS-based application backup and disaster recovery company OwnBackup has raised $7.5 million in Series B funding led by Insight Venture Partners, Innovation Endeavors, Orzyn Capital, and Salesforce Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

erp

Cloud-based construction software developer Dexter & Chaney has been acquired by Viewpoint. The acquisition will provide Viewpoint with an expanded presence within the construction management software space. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

SaaS-based enterprise resources planning solutions provider Hudman has been acquired by Advanced. The acquisition will provide Advanced with an expanded presence within the SME sector. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Germany-based freight forwarding software developer sennder has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Scania Growth Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations internationally.

financial, mobile technology

Argentina-based point-of-sale and electronic payment solutions company Synthesis Retail Solutions has been acquired by IT services provider Linx Sistems Consultoria for a reported $25.8 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

financial, mobile content/apps

Micro-investing app Stash has raised $40 million in a round of funding from Coatue Management, Breyer Capital, Goodwater Capital, and Valar Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

geo-demo

Location-based information and data quality solutions provider DMTI Spatial has been acquired by Digital Map Products from Neopost. The acquisition will provide Digital Map with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

infrastructure

IT infrastructure solutions company StackIQ has been acquired by Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC). The acquisition will provide Teradata with expanded server cluster deployment capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

legal

Dispute resolution platform FairClaims has raised $1.8 million in a round of funding from Fika Ventures, Crosslink Capital, and Greycroft Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its enterprise offering.

security

Endpoint behavior and security solutions company Observable Network has been acquired by Cisco. The acquisition will provide Cisco with a strengthened cloud security offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

Reactive application development management platform Lightbend has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, IBM, Intel Capital, Juniper Ventures, and Shasta Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

information

legal information

Blue360 Media has acquired more than 150 Law Enforcement Publications from LexisNexis. The acquisition will provide Blue360 with expanded offerings for law enforcement professionals. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

it consulting

AWS partner and cloud systems integrator REAN Cloud has acquired AWS Advanced Consulting Partner 47Lining. The acquisition will provide REAN with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

management consulting

UDG Healthcare has acquired project and management consulting services company Vynamic for $32 million. The acquisition will provide UDG with an expanded presence within the US. Financial information was not disclosed.

staffing

Home care and hospice industry recruitment firm Healthcare Concepts has been acquired by Simione Healthcare Consultants. The acquisition will see Healthcare Concepts integrated into Exact Recruiting. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 07/12/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

VOIP marketplace Voices.com has raised $18 million in a round of funding from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations internationally.

ecommerce

Direct-to-consumer vitamin and supplements company Care/of has raised $12 million in a round of funding led by Goodwater Capital with participation from Tusk Ventures and RRE Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for launching its mobile offering.

ecommerce

AudienceView, developer of solutions for live events marketplaces, has acquired theater information and tickets website TheaterMania.com. The acquisition will be complementary to AudienceView’s OvationTix offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

China-based industrial products eCommerce platform Zhenkunhang has raised $52 million in a round of funding from Eastern Bell Venture Capital and Shenzhen Cowin Venture Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding its geographic presence.

mobile content/apps

Interior design and home remodeling application developer Hutch Interiors has raised $10 million in Series A funding from Zillow Group. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Traffic and shared content analytics company Bitly has raised $63 million in a round of funding from Spectrum Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales initiatives.

crm

Customer experience management solutions provider SynGro has been acquired by Maru Group. The acquisition will see the combined company operate under the name Maru/SynGro. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

market research

Market research and customer intelligence company Perceptive Research has been acquired by New Zealand-based Clemenger Group. The acquisition will provide Clemenger with expanded customer experience insights capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing asset management

Program and asset management platform SiteTraker has raised $11 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding customer engagement initiatives.

mrm/workflow management

SaaS-based partner relationship management solutions provider Relayware has been acquired by channel marketing software company Zift Solutions. The acquisition will provide Zift with expanded offerings for its sales and operations process offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

product/price software

Product experience personalization platform Aptrinsic has raised $7.2 million in a round of funding from Storm Venture and Opus Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

search & Discovery

China-based image recognition technology company SenseTime has raised $410 million in Series B funding at a reported valuation of $1.5 billion from CDH Investments and Sailing Capital. The investment includes the $120 million in funding reported in December of 2016 and the $60 million reported in April of 2017.

sfa/lead management

SaaS-based sales conversion platform Gong.io has raised $20 million in Series A funding from Norwest Venture Partners, Wing Venture Capital, and NextWorld Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

agency & Marketing services

b-to-b agency

B-to-B agency Velocity Partners has been acquired by Next Fifteen Communications in a transaction valued at $7.6 million. Velocity has reported LTM revenues for the period ended April 30 2017 of $6.7 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 1.1x.

public relations

APCO, the world’s largest women and employee-owned global communication consultancy, has completed a capital raise supported by Monroe Capital and Citibank. Proceeds of the capital raise were used for a buyout of minority shareholdings held by an outside institutional investor. The partnership will also provide potential for additional capital, which APCO can use for growth, acquisition, and continued innovation to meet the changing demands of the marketplace and better service clients. (A Petsky Prunier-led transaction)

traditional media

b-to-b media

Robotics industry news publisher The Robot Report has been acquired by B-to-B publisher WTWH Media. The acquisition will provide WTWH with an expanded presence within the robotics industry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

broadcast television

United Group has acquired the Nova TV and Pop TV broadcasting operations of CME in a transaction valued at $258.1 million. The acquisition will see the Nova TV and Pop TV operate under Slovenia Broadband. The combined operations have reported LTM EBITDA for the period ended March 31 2017 of $13.8 million, representing an LTM EBITDA multiple of 18.7x.

Software

big data

Qloo, developer of a data science platform for the film and entertainment industries, has raised $6.5 million in a round of funding from AXA Strategic Ventures and Starwood Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

collaboration

SaaS-based field team analysis and collaboration solutions Repsly has raised $1.6 million in a round of funding from Launchpad Venture Group and LaunchCapital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

data management

Web data solutions company Datatron has raised $2.7 million in a round of funding from Start X, Authentic Ventures, Enspire Partners, and 500 Startups. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

engineering

Computational Engineering International, a developer of simulation data solutions for engineers, has been acquired by ANSYS (Nasdaq:ANSS). The acquisition will provide ANSYS with expanded simulation visualization tools. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp, big data

Logistics intelligence software Transfix has raised $42 million in a round of funding led by New Enterprise Associates with participation from Canvas Ventures and Lerer Hippeau Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales division.

financial, mobile content/apps

UK-based card-linked accounts app Curve has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Connect Ventures, Speedinvest, Breega Capital, Samos Investments, and Oxford Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

financial

Alternative investments technology platform iCapital Network has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from UBS Financial Services and BlackRock. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

financial, mobile content/apps

International spending and money transfer app Revolut has raised $66 million in Series B funding from Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, and Ribbit Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within North America and Asia.

healthcare

Health and wellness solutions company HolaDoctor has been acquired by Pan-American Life Insurance Group. The acquisition will provide PALIG with an expanded presence within North America. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Contract lifecycle management and sourcing solutions company TractManager has acquired SaaS-based hospital product approval solution MedApproved. The acquisition will be complementary to TractManager strategic sourcing solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare, erp

Inmar has acquired the MedEx pharmacy compliance and logistics management division of Aethon. The acquisition will provide Inmar with a strengthened healthcare supply chain offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

RowdMap, a developer of inefficiency detection solutions for health plans and providers, has been acquired by healthcare payment accuracy company Cotiviti Holdings (NYSE:COTV) for $70 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

healthcare

Mobile-enabled care management solution Wellframe has raised $15 million in a round of funding from F-Prime Capital and DFJ. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development initiatives.

hr

Mobile workforce management platform Move Guides has raised $48 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates and Notion Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

security

Cybersecurity solutions company Deep Instinct has raised $32 million in Series B funding led by CNTP with participation from Nvidia and Coatue Management. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

security

Risk mitigation solutions company Flashpoint has raised $28 million in a round of funding from Georgian Partners, Greycroft Partners, Jump Capital, and Cisco Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

security

Cyber risk quantification solutions provider RiskLens has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Osage Venture Partners, Dell Technologies Capital, and Paladin Capital Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base.

security

Social media protection platform ZeroFOX has raised $40 million in a round of funding from Redline Capital Management, Silver Lake Waterman, New Enterprise Associates, and Core Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

software NEC

Clear Ballot, a developer of software that supports voting machines, has raised $18 million in a round of funding from Bessemer Venture Partners and DN Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

business services

it consulting

Clearhead, a provider of digital optimization solutions, will be acquired by Accenture. The acquisition will be complementary to Accenture Interactive’s personalization and experimentation capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Data center management and IT services company OnX Enterprise Solutions will be acquired by Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB) from Marlin Equity Partners for $199 million. OnX has reported LTM revenues for the period ended April 30 2017 of $614 million and LTM EBITDA of $29 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 0.3x and an LTM EBITDA multiple of 6.9x.

it consulting

Software development services company Tricode has been acquired by digital agency Building Blocks. The acquisition will provide building Blocks with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.