Tech Company Financing Transactions

Farecast Funding Round

On 7/21/2005, Farecast raised $7 million in Series B funding from Greylock Partners and Madrona Venture Group.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Greylock Partners (Lead Investor) (Moshe Mor)

Madrona Venture Group (Matthew McIlwain)

Proceeds Purpose
The Series B funding will be used primarily for continued technology, product and team development.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
200 West Thomas Street 300
Seattle, WA 98119
Email Address
Overview is the first airfare prediction website. We help online travel shoppers save money by answering the question; should you buy now or wait? In our beta version, we now offer airfare predictions from over 55 U.S. departure cities to top domestic destinations.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Hugh Crean
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VP - Administration
Andy Farsje
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VP - Bus. Development
Krista Pappas
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VP - Engineering
Jay Bartot
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VP - Marketing
Mike Fridgen
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