Tech Company Financing Transactions

JumpTap Funding Round

JumpTap, based in Boston, secured $26 million from Valhalla Partners, AllianceBernstein and General Catalyst Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Valhalla Partners (Lead Investor) (Arthur Marks)


General Catalyst Partners (John Simon)

Redpoint Ventures (Jeffrey Brody)

Summerhill Venture Partners (Gary Rubinoff)

Proceeds Purpose
JumpTap will use its expanded capital to support further product development of its powerful mobile search and advertising solutions, increase staff, and meet increased customer demand in the U.S. and Europe.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
155 Seaport Boulevard 8th Floor
Boston, MA 02210
Email Address
JumpTap, Inc. provides wireless carriers with an end-to-end, carrier-branded mobile search solution that drives third-party revenue for mobile operators while providing a quick, easy and fun mobile search experience for subscribers.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
George Bell
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Chief Financial Officer
Brian Cohen
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Chief Operating Officer
Frank Weishaupt
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Chief Technical Officer
Bob Hammond
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Jorey Ramer
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VP - Bus. Development
Adam Towvim
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VP - General Counsel
David Kahan
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VP - Marketing
Matt Duffy
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VP - Operations
Jonas Hellgren
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VP - Product Management
Adam Soroca
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VP - Sales
Adam Chandler
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