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Instructure Funding Round

On 6/5/2013, Instructure secured $30 million in Series D funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, EPIC Ventures and TomorrowVentures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Bessemer Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Byron Deeter)

EPIC Ventures (Nicholas Efstratis)


Proceeds Purpose
The funds will be used to accelerate adoption of Canvas, Instructure's cloud-native learning management system (LMS), used by colleges, universities, K-12 school districts, and the company's expanding role in the massive open online course (MOOC) movement.

Company Information

Company Status
Mailing Address
6330 South 3000 East 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Email Address
Instructure makes software that makes smarter people. Products include Canvas LMS, Bridge and Canvas Network.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Josh Coates
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Chief Financial Officer
Steve Kaminsky
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VP - Customer Service
Mitch Macfarlane
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VP - Engineering
David Burggraaf
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VP - General Counsel
Matt Kaminer
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VP - Human Resources
Jeff Weber
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