Welcome to November! Our busy fall continued in October. We funded 13 companies, including nine new clients and four returning clients. Welcome to our new clients and congrats to our returning clients on your continued growth!

Here’s a quick summary of the deals we closed in October.

New Clients

 

Located in Jersey City, Appeagle is a price intelligence company that provides strategic price automation, competitive insight, and data analytics to online retailers. Their mission is to empower sellers to make smart, data-driven decisions by making complex pricing information easier to access and understand.

 

DesignLab is a platform for people to learn UI/UX design through hands-on projects and 1-on-1 mentorship from expert designers. The company provides mentor-led, online design education with a focus on quality and outcomes.

 

Engagedly is a Performance Management Software system that redefines performance appraisals by simplifying and incorporating elements of employee engagement into the performance review process. The company is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

 

New York City-based MayStreet designs and develops advanced technology for global capital markets. Their expertise spans the ecosystem of technologies used in finance; ranging from network design to the analysis of trading algorithms.

 

R3 Business Solutions provides business software solutions that help Federal Government Contractors (“GovCon”) achieve better results by improving their way of working. The company is located in Ashburn, Virginia.

Salestream Software  is a leading provider of automation solutions within the telecom industry through their MasterStream automation software solution.

 

Visible.vc provides companies with tools that simplify stakeholder relations, communication and ongoing performance tracking. The Chicago-based company powers the stakeholder reporting process for over 1,600 businesses.

Waitlist Me provides restaurants with a wait-list solution that helps improve the customer wait experience, reducing walkaways and increasing satisfaction.

Based in Pleasanton, California, ZINFI helps technology providers and their channel partners achieve profitable growth rapidly and affordably by automating channel management processes globally through their cloud-based SaaS platform.

 

Returning Clients

 

Code SixFour provides online tools and resources to help insurance and employee benefits advisors grow their capabilities and build relationships. This is Code SixFour’s third round with us.

 

Ekos Brewmaster specializes in management software for craft breweries. From inventory to sales tax reports, this easy-to-use software keeps breweries organized and focused on the most important thing—brewing beer!

 

Lish Foods is an intermediary between local Seattle chefs and those who want affordable, locally prepared meals delivered to their homes or businesses.The company plans to expand to Portland soon.

 

OpenVault provides high-speed data usage analytics and actionable solutions to cable operators. They now support more than 150 operators on four continents. This is their third round from Lighter Capital.

Here’s to all of our clients, new and returning. We’re glad you’re here!

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