• Firefly Aerospace raises $75M Series A at a $1B+ valuation, plus $100M in secondary sale

    1 day ago - By Tech Crunch

    Firefly Aerospace has raised a total of $175 million, across a $75 million Series A round that valued the company north of $1 billion, and a $100 million secondary transaction which consisted of the sale of holdings held by primary Firefly investor Noosphere Ventures. The launch startup also announced that it intends to raise another $300 million later in 2021, after its forthcoming inaugural Alpha rocket launch, which is currently targeting a June take-off.
    Firefly is one of a crop of new commercial launch providers aiming to follow in the footsteps of SpaceX and Rocket Lab, with a goal...
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  • WorkBoard raises $75M as the OKR-focused startup bets on a growing economy, changes to business culture

    2 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    This morning WorkBoard , a software startup that sells software designed to help other companies plan, announced that it has raised a $75 million Series D. Softbank Group led the investment, which saw participation from prior investors including Microsoft's M12 venture capital arm, a16z, GGV and Workday Ventures. Per the company, three new investors also took part: SVB Capital, Capital OneVentures and Intel Capital.
    More precisely, a host of strategic and venture investors joined up with SoftBank to greatly expand WorkBoard's capital base in a single investment. Prior to its new round...
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  • JupiterOne nabs $30M to help companies manage cybersecurity data

    JupiterOne nabs $30M to help companies manage cybersecurity data

    2 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Cybersecurity management automation startup JupiterOne has raised $30 million in a venture capital equity round.
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  • WorkBoard raises $75M to help companies track OKRs

    WorkBoard raises $75M to help companies track OKRs

    2 days ago - By Venture Beat

    WorkBoard, a company providing a platform to track OKRs, has raised $75 million in a venture equity funding round.
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