Tech Company Financing Transactions

Levitate Funding Round

Levitate, based in Raleigh, received $14 million from Bull City Venture Partners, Duke Capital Partners and Protagonist.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
This funding round will fuel growth of the company's Happiness Platform for relationship-based businesses.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
16 W Martin St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
Email Address
Our founder, Jesse Lipson, previously built ShareFile (acquired by Citrix in 2011), a secure file sharing system that has over 50,000 small business customers around the world. Jesse left Citrix, teamed up with some early team members from ShareFile, and founded Levitate on a mission to help businesses grow through the power of keeping in touch.
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Jesse Lipson
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Chief Financial Officer
Peter Harvey
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Chief Technical Officer
Robert Mills
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VP - Bus. Development
Crystal Ricevuto
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VP - Finance
Leia Stallings
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VP - Marketing
Rachel Walter
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VP - Product Management
Nancy Slane
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VP - Sales
Ari Gardner
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VP - Sales
Grant Kitching
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