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Sittercity Funding Round

Sittercity, based in Chicago, secured $13 million from Apex Venture Partners, Baird Capital and Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Apex Venture Partners (Lon Chow)

Baird Capital (Benedict Rocchio)

Bright Horizons Family Solutions (James Lissy)


New World Ventures (Adam Koopersmith)

Point Judith Capital Partners

Square 1 Bank (Ryan Dammeyer)

State of Wisconsin Investment Board

Proceeds Purpose
Sittercity plans to use the latest funding, which includes existing investors Apex Venture Partners, Baird Venture Capital, I2A Funds, Point Judith Capital, Pritzker Group Venture Capital, State of Wisconsin Investment Board and new debt provider Square 1 Bank, to expand and strengthen its position as the leading solution for families seeking nannies, babysitters and other in-home care.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
20 W. Kinzie St. 1500
Chicago, IL 60654
Email Address
At Sittercity, our mission is to connect parents with caregivers in their area to give each side what they want - some time off for adults-only activities and access to a multitude of child and pet care jobs.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Elizabeth Harz
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VP - Product Management
Sandra Dainora
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