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PeakSpan Capital Announces Four Promotions, including Firm’s First Two Principals

SAN MATEO, Calif. and NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PeakSpan is proud to celebrate the promotion of four of our team members. Jack Freeman and Sanket Merchant have been promoted to Principal, Shayna Lyandvert to Associate and Andrew Bartusiak to Senior Analyst. Sanket and Jack both joined PeakSpan in 2016 as Associates and Shayna and Andrew joined PeakSpan in 2019 as a Senior Analyst and Analyst…

Ecwid raises $42M from Morgan Stanley and PeakSpan

Ecwid, the startup that sells e-commerce tools directly and via third parties like Square and Wix, letting businesses build e-commerce experiences on their own websites and apps, as well as via Facebook, Instagram, Amazon, Google, and more, has raised $42 million from Morgan Stanley and PeakSpan Capital.

Fintech Startup Qwil Raises $24.4 Million in Equity and $200 Million in Debt

Qwil, a startup that provides financing to freelancers and small businesses, has raised $24.4 million in equity and $200 million in debt funding from investors including Jefferies Financial Group Inc, the company said on Wednesday.

Patient Engagement Leader Luma Health Raises $16 Million to Accelerate Delivery of Modern Patient Access Technology

Luma Health, the only total patient engagement platform, today announced $16 million in Series B equity funding, bringing total equity funding to $25.7 million.

Stylitics Secures $15 Million in Series B Funding for AI-Driven Outfitting and Styling Platform for Retailers

Stylitics, the leading AI-powered visual merchandising and outfit recommendation platform, today announced it closed a $15 million Series B round of funding, bringing its total funding to $21 million.

JRNI Closes $6 Million Series C Extension, Bringing Total Series C Funding to $19.4 Million

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JRNI, formerly BookingBug, the leading customer engagement platform for omnichannel conversion, today announced that it has closed a $6 million extension to its Series C financing led by PeakSpan Capital with participation from Downing Ventures and Somerston Group. The round brings JRNI’s total funding to $23.2 million, and builds on JRNI’s $13.4 million Series C…

PeakSpan Capital Announces Four Promotions, including Firm’s First Two Principals

SAN MATEO, Calif. and NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PeakSpan is proud to celebrate the promotion of four of our team members. Jack Freeman and Sanket Merchant have been promoted to Principal, Shayna Lyandvert to Associate and Andrew Bartusiak to Senior Analyst. Sanket and Jack both joined PeakSpan in 2016 as Associates and Shayna and Andrew joined PeakSpan in 2019 as a Senior Analyst and Analyst respectively. As a core element of its culture, PeakSpan embraces an apprenticeship model and a culture of continuous development and mentorship. As a firm that prides itself on building the next generation of firm leadership from within our own ranks, we couldn’t be more delighted to share these well-deserved promotions as evidence of the growing responsibility and impact these team members drive for our firm, for our stakeholders, and for the entrepreneurs with whom we partner. Jack FreemanJack joined PeakSpan’s NYC office in 2016 and has worked with growth-stage technology businesses his entire career. Jack currently focuses on the supply…

Ecwid raises $42M from Morgan Stanley and PeakSpan

Ecwid, the startup that sells e-commerce tools directly and via third parties like Square and Wix, letting businesses build e-commerce experiences on their own websites and apps, as well as via Facebook, Instagram, Amazon, Google, and more, has raised $42 million from Morgan Stanley and PeakSpan Capital.

Fintech Startup Qwil Raises $24.4 Million in Equity and $200 Million in Debt

Qwil, a startup that provides financing to freelancers and small businesses, has raised $24.4 million in equity and $200 million in debt funding from investors including Jefferies Financial Group Inc, the company said on Wednesday.

Patient Engagement Leader Luma Health Raises $16 Million to Accelerate Delivery of Modern Patient Access Technology

Luma Health, the only total patient engagement platform, today announced $16 million in Series B equity funding, bringing total equity funding to $25.7 million.

Stylitics Secures $15 Million in Series B Funding for AI-Driven Outfitting and Styling Platform for Retailers

Stylitics, the leading AI-powered visual merchandising and outfit recommendation platform, today announced it closed a $15 million Series B round of funding, bringing its total funding to $21 million.

JRNI Closes $6 Million Series C Extension, Bringing Total Series C Funding to $19.4 Million

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JRNI, formerly BookingBug, the leading customer engagement platform for omnichannel conversion, today announced that it has closed a $6 million extension to its Series C financing led by PeakSpan Capital with participation from Downing Ventures and Somerston Group. The round brings JRNI’s total funding to $23.2 million, and builds on JRNI’s $13.4 million Series C financing from April 2018. The financing allows the company to further extend its global market leadership and further accelerate its explosive U.S. growth. “As enterprises bridge the digital-to-physical divide in retail and financial services, JRNI is uniquely positioned as an extensible SaaS platform driving business in-store and in-branch through to conversion. The additional financing will enable us to quickly and successfully deliver for our customers.” John Federman, JRNI CEO Companies strive to leverage every customer interaction for maximum conversion and revenue. JRNI offers a customer engagement platform – via its industry-leading Appointments, Events, Queuing, Call Center, and Insights applications – that…