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Predata Funding Round

Predata closed a $3.3 million venture capital round on 7/28/2016. Backers included Edison Partners, Chicago Ventures and Conversion Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Edison Partners (Lead Investor) (Chris Sugden)

Chicago Ventures (Stuart Larkins)

Conversion Capital (Christian Lawless)

private investors (Kyle Bass)

Proceeds Purpose
The funding positions Predata for continued product innovation and go-to-market expansion.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Artificial Intelligence
Mailing Address
718 7th St. NW
Washington, DC 20001
Email Address
Not Recorded
Predata arose from the experience of several members of the Predata founding team in the U.S. intelligence community, including that of CEO Jim Shinn, who served in the Central Intelligence Agency and the Department of Defense.
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Chief Executive Officer
Hazem Dawani
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Chief Technical Officer
Andrew Choi
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Chief Technical Officer
Collin Stedman
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James Shinn
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Vice President
Joel Meyer
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VP - Finance
Mars Spencer
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VP - Marketing
Tori Rinker
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VP - Product Management
Joshua Haecker
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