Tech Company Financing Transactions

Mercado Funding Round

On 12/14/2006, Mercado landed $11.5 million in funding from Lighthouse Capital Partners, Pitango Venture Capital and Star Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
Funding proceeds will support plans to expand into new markets in 2007 and continue to innovate its product line with features that enhance Mercado's role in the e-commerce ecosystem.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
6210 Stoneridge Mall Rd 200
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Email Address
For nearly a decade, Mercado has been providing innovative and effective e-commerce Search & Navigation and Advanced Merchandising solutions to leading U.S. retailers.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Corey Leibow
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Chief Financial Officer
Ken Holmes
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Chief Scientific Officer
Shai Geva
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General Manager
Amos Peleg
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Vice President
David Leibow
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VP - Customer Service
Mark Jordan
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VP - Marketing
Randi Barshack
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VP - Sales
Justin Foley
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VP - Sales
Robbie Traube
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