Tech Company Financing Transactions

Pursuit Funding Round

Extreme Venture Partners, private investors and Monster Venture Partners joined a $1.1 million Seed venture round for Pursuit. The round was announced on 5/12/2016.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
5/12/2016
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$1,100,000
Round
Seed
Investors

Extreme Venture Partners

Private Investors (Barney Pell)

Private Investors (Michael Litt)

Monster Venture Partners

Tandem Capital

Y Combinator (Justin Kan)

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Industry
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
111 Richmond St. West
Toronto ON, M5H 3K6
Canada
Phone
Undisclosed
Email Address
Overview
Pursuit (formerly Revlo) is a fan engagement platform for live gaming. The company allowed Twitch streamers to offer free virtual currency to engage with their fanbase, which fans could use for customized rewards. Pursuit was acquired by Twitch in December 2018.
Profile
Pursuit LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Pursuit Company Twitter Account
Company News
Pursuit News
Facebook
Pursuit on Facebook
YouTube
Pursuit on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
James Sun
  James Sun LinkedIn Profile  James Sun Twitter Account  James Sun News  James Sun on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Adam Hueniken
  Adam Hueniken LinkedIn Profile  Adam Hueniken Twitter Account  Adam Hueniken News  Adam Hueniken on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Julie Topp
  Julie Topp LinkedIn Profile  Julie Topp Twitter Account  Julie Topp News  Julie Topp on Facebook


 

 

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