Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Funding Roundup

Here’s a roundup of some of the recent seed-stage and angel deals from around the world:  

  • Chez Gourmet from Marie, a 4-year-old healthy food company handcrafting a variety of veggie burgers, lands $250,000 from Oregon Angel Fund
  • Lifecrowd, a startup that helps consumers participate in group social events in their cities, raises $5 million funding led by Lightbank
  • Web design and development community Treehouse wins $4.75 million funding from Social+Capital Partnership and the Greylock Discovery fund
  • ImpulseFlyer, a private sale platform for hotels, gets seed funding from Neoteny Labs, a Singapore-based tech startup incubator
  • EndoSphere, who develop endoscopically implantable devices for the treatment of metabolic diseases, lands $1m from Innovation Ohio Loan Fund
  • ExamsGuru.in, which provides industry-specific training and tests online, has raised Rs.15 lakh in angel funding from Simarjit Singh Khera
  • Horizontal e-commerce startup Mouse-e.com by Bangalore-based Mouse eRetail Pvt Ltd has raised Rs 1 crore of angel funding
  • Playsino has raised $1.5M funding to support building the largest, social casino game publisher on both social networks and mobile platforms
  • Parking Panda, the startup that wants to make it easier for drivers to rent spaces or unused driveways, has closed $250,000 seeding funding
  • Locu, the data-focused startup launched from Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s lab at MIT, lands $4m Series A funding led by General Catalyst Partners
  • DoubleDutch, which helps businesses collect data from mobile employees through geolocation apps, has raised $2 million funding
  • Chirpify, which links users’ Twitter and PayPal accounts letting people send money with a tweet, has raised $1.3 million Series A funding
  • LocalBonus, which gives customers loyalty points when they shop at local businesses, has raised more than $500,000 in a seed funding round
  • VoloMetrix, an analytic applications company pioneering the Talent Results Management category, has raised $1.6 million in Series A funding
  • CoinLab, a Seattle startup working on projects involving the Bitcoin digital currency, attracts $500,000 in Venture Capital
  • Citrus Lane, which offers subscribers a monthly care package aimed at mothers and babies, has raised $5.1 million funding
  • Artify It, which provides monthly access to original high-quality art from local artists, has raised $800,000 angel funding
  • Independa, a provider of telehealth solutions that enhance independence for older adults, has raised $750k in funding
  • Perk Dynamics, developer of a SaaS product that manages coffee operations for staffed and stand-alone beverage machines, lands $1.3m funding

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