Tech Company Financing Transactions

PlayVS Funding Round

On 6/5/2018, PlayVS announced $15 million in Series A financing from New Enterprise Associates, 49ers Enterprises and Coatue Management.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A
Proceeds Purpose
The new round of funding will go towards expanding the product and the team to eventually put PlayVS in every high school across the country.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
Santa Monica, CA 90291
Email Address
PlayVS is an esports league that gives high school students the chance to compete for a state championship. When a student participates in sports and activities, the competitions are sanctioned through their state's high school association.
PlayVS LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Delane Parnell
  Delane Parnell LinkedIn Profile  Delane Parnell Twitter Account  Delane Parnell News  Delane Parnell on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Dawid Loubser
  Dawid Loubser LinkedIn Profile  Dawid Loubser Twitter Account  Dawid Loubser News  Dawid Loubser on Facebook



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