Tech Company Financing Transactions

Extole Funding Round

Extole, based in San Francisco, secured $5 million in funding from ForgePoint Capital, Norwest Venture Partners and Redpoint Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

ForgePoint Capital (Evangelos Simoudis)

Norwest Venture Partners (Jeffrey Crowe)

Redpoint Ventures (Christopher Moore)

Shasta Ventures (James Barnett)

Proceeds Purpose
The funding will be used to fuel development as the company prepares for a new product launch in early 2014.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
350 Sansome St. 700
San Francisco, CA 94104
Email Address
Extole is the industry-leader in referral marketing and helps brands create, manage, and optimize refer-a-friend programs to increase customer acquisition.
Extole LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Roche
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Chief Technical Officer
Mark Cyster
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VP - Engineering
Nathan Janken
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VP - Marketing
Chris Duskin
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