Tech Company Financing Transactions

Elemental Technologies Funding Round

Elemental Technologies closed a $14.5 million Series D funding round on 12/22/2014. Investors included Telstra, General Catalyst Partners and Norwest Venture Partners.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Telstra (Lead Investor) (Mark Sherman)

General Catalyst Partners (Neil Sequeira)

Norwest Venture Partners (Robert Abbott)

Voyager Capital (Erik Benson)

Proceeds Purpose
Elemental will use the funds to accelerate worldwide growth and expand its suite of software-defined video (SDV) solutions to support the whole of the IP video delivery chain.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
225 SW Broadway 600
Portland, OR 97205
Email Address
Elemental Technologies, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, is the leading provider of massively parallel processing (MPP) solutions, initially targeting video applications.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Samuel Blackman
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Chief Operating Officer
Lyman Potts
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Chief Technical Officer
Jesse Rosenzweig
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Brian Lewis
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VP - Marketing
Keith Wymbs
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VP - Sales
Daniel Marshall
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