Tech Company Financing Transactions

LiveStories Funding Round

LiveStories closed a $10 million Series A venture capital round on 7/20/2017. Investors included Ignition Partners, Founder's Co-op and True Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Ignition Partners (Lead Investor) (John Connors)

Founder's Co-op

True Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
LiveStories will use the funds to deepen its investment in its core product offering through the introduction of new features, enabling customers to build even more engaging data stories that bring greater transparency to civic data. The funds will also be used to hire across the organization, with a focus on building out the company's sales, marketing and product teams.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1904 3rd Ave. 100
Seattle, WA 98101
Email Address
LiveStories provides an integrated civic data hub. Local health departments, school districts, businesses, and governments throughout the United States and around the world use LiveStories to discover, analyze, and publish civic data. The company was founded in 2013 with a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation that tasked LiveStories with empowering their largest grantee, AGRA, with a tool that would help them measure and evaluate their impact and easily report results.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Adnan Mahmud
  Adnan Mahmud LinkedIn Profile  Adnan Mahmud Twitter Account  Adnan Mahmud News  Adnan Mahmud on Facebook



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