Tech Company Financing Transactions

ZEFR Funding Round

IVP, First Round Capital and Richmond Park Partners participated in a $30 million Series D funding round for ZEFR. The financing round closed on 2/26/2014.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

IVP (Lead Investor) (Dennis Phelps)

First Round Capital

Richmond Park Partners

Shasta Ventures (Sean Flynn)

U.S. Venture Partners (John Hadl)

Proceeds Purpose
ZEFR is looking to invest even more heavily in its engineering team to improve its existing products and come up with new ones. It's also going to be expanding its sales and marketing team, and hopes to expand more outside the U.S. in the next year.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
4101 Redwood Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Email Address
ZEFR is an online video destination offering audiences the largest and most diverse collection of movie scenes. ZEFR allows fans to find, watch and share more than 12,000 movie clips from the libraries of most major Hollywood studios.
ZEFR LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
ZEFR Company Twitter Account
Company News
ZEFR on Facebook
ZEFR on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Zach James
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Chief Executive Officer
Rich Raddon
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Chief Scientific Officer
Brian Atwood
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Chief Technical Officer
Oded Noy
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Toby Byrne
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VP - Bus. Development
Jason Kirk
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