Tech Company Financing Transactions

UpLift Funding Round

UpLift, based in Menlo Park, raised $123 million in investment from Madrone Capital Partners, Draper Nexus and H. Barton Asset Management.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
The financing provides capital to enable new travel supplier partnerships as well as investment in growth of the company, new travel-specific capabilities and new travel services.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
801 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Email Address
UpLift helps merchants build brand affinity and create long-lasting customer and donor relationships by serving as the marketing layer on top of companies' payment processing.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Brian Barth
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Chief Operating Officer
Wayne Muesse
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Chief Technical Officer
Stu Kelly
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Robert Soderbery
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Vice President
Robert Borden
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Vice President
Ronald Fenska
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Vice President
Chris Stacey
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VP - Bus. Development
Thomas Botts
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VP - Human Resources
Terri Zelmer
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VP - Marketing
Mohammad Gaber
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VP - Product Management
Darren Noy
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