Tech Company Financing Transactions

Bold Penguin Funding Round

Bold Penguin closed a $32 million Series B venture capital round on 9/24/2019. Investors included Guggenheim Partners, Hudson Structured Capital Management and Lightstone Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
The company says the additional capital is to accelerate growth in engineering.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
100 E Broad St. 15th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Email Address
Bold Penguin is the insurtech innovator based in Columbus, Ohio that rapidly increases speed-to-bind for commercial insurance. In 2016, we launched a highly efficient exchange that enhances the connections between customers, agents, and carriers--reducing friction in the buying process for everyone.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Ilya Bodner
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Chief Financial Officer
Seth Metcalf
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Chief Operating Officer
Mark Hara
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Chief Technical Officer
Benjamin Clarke
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Vice President
Megan Suitor
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VP - Engineering
Frank Lamantia
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