Tech Company Financing Transactions

UrbanSitter Funding Round

UrbanSitter, based in San Francisco, raised $15 million in funding from DBL Investors, Canaan Partners and First Round Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

DBL Investors (Lead Investor)

Canaan Partners (John Balen)

First Round Capital (Robert Hayes)

Match Group

Menlo Ventures (Sonja Perkins)

Rustic Canyon Partners (Nate Redmond)

Proceeds Purpose
The additional funding will be used predominantly to extend marketing efforts and enhance product development.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
601 California St. 607
San Francisco, CA 94108
Email Address
UrbanSitter is an online service which uses Facebook to connect parents with babysitters.
UrbanSitter LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
UrbanSitter Company Twitter Account
Company News
UrbanSitter News
UrbanSitter on Facebook
UrbanSitter on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Lynn Perkins
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Chief Operating Officer
Sarah Rose
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Jessica Steel
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VP - Marketing
Daisy Downs
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VP - Product Management
Andrea Barrett
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