Tech Company Financing Transactions

Socrata Funding Round

OpenView Venture Partners, Frazier Technology Ventures and Morgenthaler Ventures participated in a $18 million Series B funding round for Socrata. The funding round was announced by the company on 6/26/2013.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

OpenView Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Scott Maxwell)

Frazier Technology Ventures (Scott Darling)

Morgenthaler Ventures (Rebecca Lynn)

Proceeds Purpose
Socrata will use the new funding to expand its cloud infrastructure; scale its customer on-boarding, support and success programs globally; operationalize recently signed strategic partnerships; and more quickly develop the next wave of open data and government performance innovations for Socrata's customers and prospects.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
705 5th Ave S. 600
Seattle, WA 98104
Email Address
Not Recorded
Socrata is an online community for producers, publishers, and consumers of data. Through a suite of innovative Web services, Socrata provides the world's most comprehensive platform for social data discovery.
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Kevin Merritt
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Chief Marketing Officer
Safouen Rabah
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VP - Marketing
Bridget Quigg
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VP - Product Management
Franklin Williams
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VP - Sales
Matthew Miszweski
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