Tech Company Financing Transactions

BreakingPoint Systems Funding Round

BreakingPoint Systems closed a $15 million Series C funding round on 11/9/2007. Investors included Austin Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
Chief executive Des Wilson said the latest round of investment enables the company to expand its international marketing effort.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
3900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy.
Austin, TX 78746
Email Address
The company makes equipment that performs advanced testing for high-speed data networks by generating real-world applications data.
BreakingPoint Systems LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Des Wilson
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Chief Financial Officer
Jon Dorton
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Chief Operating Officer
Craig Cantrell
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Chief Technical Officer
Dennis Cox
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VP - Marketing
Pam O'Neal
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VP - Operations
Keith Brewer
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VP - Sales
Jim Alnwick
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VP - Sales
Stephane Johnson
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