Tech Company Financing Transactions

Blekko Funding Round

Blekko closed a $30 million funding round on 9/29/2011. Backers included PivotNorth Capital, Presidio Partners and U.S. Venture Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
130 Shoreline Blvd. 200
Redwood Shores, CA 94065
Email Address
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Blekko LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Richard Skrenta
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Chief Financial Officer
Carmine Napolitano
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Chief Technical Officer
Greg Lindahl
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VP - Bus. Development
David Chang
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VP - Marketing
Michael Markson
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VP - Operations
Chuck McManis
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