Tech Company Financing Transactions

Raise Funding Round

Raise closed a $56 million Series B investment round on 1/21/2015. Backers included New Enterprise Associates, Bessemer Venture Partners and Pritzker Group Venture Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
This influx of financial support will be used to capitalize on the company's momentum and further position the company as a dominant player in the growing gift card industry.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
311 W. Superior St. 504
Chicago, IL 60654
Email Address
Raise is the first peer-to-peer secondary gift card marketplace where you can sell gift cards for cash or buy discount gift cards to all of your favorite brands. This means members like you are the ones doing the buying and selling, but it's more than simple transactions; Raise is a platform to increase your purchase power.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
George Bousis
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Chief Technical Officer
Milo Todorovich
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VP - Operations
Angelo Loumis
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