Tech Company Financing Transactions

BrightBytes Funding Round

BrightBytes, based in San Francisco, secured $33 million from Insight Venture Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners and Learn Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Insight Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Nick Sinai)

Bessemer Venture Partners (Rob Stavis)

Learn Capital

Rethink Education (Michael Greenfield)

Proceeds Purpose
The capital will be used to expand BrightBytes' Clarity platform for K-12 leaders, continue globalization of its customer base and develop engineering and customer success teams.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
717 Market St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
Email Address
Technology has become an indispensable and essential part of learning. With billions being spent on educational technology, government agencies and local stakeholders are demanding increased accountability & measurement.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Traci Burgess
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Vice President
Vanida Vae
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VP - Bus. Development
Hisham Anwar
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VP - Client Services
Kristal Ayres
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VP - Finance
Chris Swango
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VP - Product Management
Jake Becker
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VP - R & D
Genevieve Hartman
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VP - Sales
Ken Goldstein
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VP - Sales
Sarah Skinner
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VP - Sales
Kris Snover
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