February 23, 2020

Business Insider

Private Equity firms, once dismissed as startup “bottom feeders” are now among the top buyers of tech startups.

An explanation of why Silicon Valley has fallen in love with PE. [...]

February 6, 2020


US Air Force taps blockchain startup to help secure weapons data

Fluree selected as partner to U.S. Air Force to deliver mission critical weapons data management platform. [...]

February 5, 2020

Business Insider

Stunned venture capital investors say government’s move to kill shaving upstart Harry’s $1.4B acquisition is a wakeup call that could leave some types of startups unviable

An analysis of the potential implications of the FTC blocking the Harry’s acquisition on venture capital exits [...]

December 27, 2019

Pulse 2.0

Scottsdale-Based Employee Onboarding And Training Company Trainual Raises $6.75 Million

Trainual — a leader in the Business Knowledge Transfer market — announced it has raised $6.75 million in a Series A round of funding led by 4490 Ventures and MATH Venture Partner. [...]

December 19, 2019

Vator News

Daily Funding Roundup

Trainual: Trainual makes training and process management tools. Trainual has raised $6.75 million in Series A funding, including from 4490 Ventures and MATH Venture Partners. [...]

December 18, 2019


Axios Pro Rata

Trainual, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based business knowledge transfer startup, raised nearly $7 million in Series A funding co-led by 4490 Ventures and Math Venture Partners. [...]

December 18, 2019


Exclusive: Tusk Venture Partners Raises $70 Million For Its Second Venture Fund

Tusk Holdings, a one-part political consultancy and one-part venture firm that works with startups facing regulatory hurdles, made its Silicon Valley splash early thanks to an investment in Uber. [...]

December 18, 2019

Milwaukee Business Journal

Madison VC fund goes in on Arizona software startup’s $6.8M funding round

This is the first institutional round of funding for the startup, which is looking to transform employee onboarding and training through its customizable software platform. [...]