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Holaira Funding Round

Advanced Technology Ventures, Morgenthaler Ventures and Split Rock Partners joined a $10.6 million funding round for Holaira. The funding round was announced on 4/6/2012.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Advanced Technology Ventures (Lead Investor) (Michael Carusi)

Morgenthaler Ventures (Hank Plain)

Split Rock Partners (David Stassen)

Versant Ventures (Kirk Nielsen)

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed. SEC regulatory filing.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Medical Devices & Instruments
Mailing Address
Annapolis Ln. North 105
Plymouth, MN 55447
Email Address
Holaira Inc. develops devices for treating lung diseases. Holaira Inc. was formerly known as Innovative Pulmonary Solutions, Inc.
Holaira LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Holaira Company Twitter Account
Company News
Holaira News
Holaira on Facebook
Holaira on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Dennis Wahr
  Dennis Wahr LinkedIn Profile  Dennis Wahr Twitter Account  Dennis Wahr News  Dennis Wahr on Facebook
Chief Financial Officer
Kari Kubesh
  Kari Kubesh LinkedIn Profile  Kari Kubesh Twitter Account  Kari Kubesh News  Kari Kubesh on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Martin Mayse
  Martin Mayse LinkedIn Profile  Martin Mayse Twitter Account  Martin Mayse News  Martin Mayse on Facebook
VP - Operations
Steve Mertens
  Steve Mertens LinkedIn Profile  Steve Mertens Twitter Account  Steve Mertens News  Steve Mertens on Facebook
VP - Regulatory Affairs
Mahtab Fatemi
  Mahtab Fatemi LinkedIn Profile  Mahtab Fatemi Twitter Account  Mahtab Fatemi News  Mahtab Fatemi on Facebook



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