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Dandelion Funding Round

Dandelion, based in Peekskill, secured $16 million from Comcast Ventures, Collaborative Fund and Ground Up Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Comcast Ventures (Lead Investor) (Sam Landman)

Collaborative Fund (Craig Shapiro)

Ground Up Ventures

GV (Shaun Maguire)

Lennar (Eric Feder)

New Enterprise Associates (Andrew Schoen)


Proceeds Purpose
The funding will be used in part for R&D, but also to hire more people, open new warehouses for its equipment and supplies and for business development.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Alternative Energy
Mailing Address
1 Corporate Dr.
Peekskill, NY 10566
Email Address
Dandelion's mission is to make it easy and affordable to heat and cool every home with the renewable energy in the ground: geothermal energy. Originally conceived at X, Alphabet's innovation lab, Dandelion is now an independent company offering geothermal heating and cooling systems to homeowners, starting in the Northeastern US.
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Management Team

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Daniel Yates
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Chief Executive Officer
Michael Sachse
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Chief Technical Officer
James Quazi
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Kathy Hannun
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VP - Finance
Sinye Tang
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VP - Marketing
Ilyas Frenkel
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VP - Operations
Douglas De Angelo
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VP - Sales
Levi Blankenship
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