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May 20, 2014, 10:22 ET

DataPad Unveils New Collaborative Data Discovery Tool

DataPad – the developer of next-generation agile data discovery for teams – came out of stealth today to announce its groundbreaking...

May 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

VSCO Raises $40 Million Series A Round from Accel Partners

VSCO, an art and technology company building an ecosystem of digital tools, services and community for modern creatives, has announced the closing...

Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Industrial Toys Raises $5M Series A Funding From Accel Partners

Industrial Toys, a next-generation mobile games developer, announced today a new $5m Series A round of funding led by Accel Partners, early...

Jan 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eric Wolford Joins Accel Partners as Venture Partner

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm focusing on early and growth stage venture investments, today announced the addition...

Dec 17, 2013, 08:00 ET

WyzAnt Raises $21.5 Million Series A From Accel Partners

WyzAnt, the leading online marketplace for private tutoring, today announced a $21.5 million investment from Accel Partners, the global venture...

Dec 05, 2013, 08:00 ET
Brian O'Malley Joins Accel Partners.  (PRNewsFoto/Accel Partners)

Accel Partners Welcomes New Partner Brian O'Malley

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm, today announced Brian O'Malley as the latest addition to the firm's early stage...

Jul 30, 2013, 08:00 ET

Hilary Mason Joins Accel Partners as Data Scientist in Residence

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm, today announced Hilary Mason has joined as data scientist in residence. She will...

Jul 24, 2013, 08:00 ET
Kobie Fuller joins Accel Partners investment team.   (PRNewsFoto/Accel Partners)

Accel Partners Further Strengthens Investment Team

 Accel Partners, the global venture capital firm, today announced that Kobie Fuller has joined the firm as Principal. Additionally, John Locke...

Jun 18, 2013, 08:00 ET
Infographics 1: Accel Partners expands investments in big data with $100M Big Data Fund 2. Building upon the firm's Big Data portfolio, the additional capital will support entrepreneurs that are using the technology platforms that were built in the first wave of big data startups, to create Data Driven Software (DDS) designed to help the workforce at large make smarter decisions through deeper insights.(PRNewsFoto/Accel Partners)

Accel Partners Expands Investments In Big Data

 Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm focusing on early stage and growth equity investments today announced that it...

Apr 30, 2013, 08:32 ET

Accel Partners Adds Rob Solomon As Venture Partner

 Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm focusing on early stage and growth equity investments, today announced the...

Jan 10, 2013, 13:10 ET

ScaleArc Announces $12.3 Million in Series C Funding From Accel Partners, Trinity Ventures and Nexus Ventures

 ScaleArc, the pioneer of database infrastructure software that simplifies the way database environments are deployed and managed, today...

Nov 14, 2012, 07:30 ET

Origami Logic Secures $9.3 Million in Series A Financing Led by Accel Partners For Visual Big Data Analytics Platform for Marketers

 Origami Logic Inc. (, a startup developing a self-service, visual marketing analytics platform to help marketers gain...

Nov 09, 2012, 11:00 ET

Mobile entrepreneurs, Tom Moss and Mike Chan, formerly on founding team of 3LM, join Accel Partners as Entrepreneurs-in-Residence

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital and growth equity firm, today announced the addition of two Entrepreneurs-in-Residence,...

Aug 23, 2012, 12:00 ET

MobileSpaces Raises $3MM Series A From Accel Partners to Tackle Growing Mobile BYOD "Bring Your Own Device" Security Challenges for Enterprises

 Enterprise Mobile security startup MobileSpaces announced today the close of a $3MM Series A investment led by Accel Partners....

Aug 14, 2012, 12:00 ET

Educreations Announces $2.2mm Series A from Accel Partners & NewSchools Venture Fund

 Educreations, the creators of the Educreations Interactive Whiteboard app, announced today the completion of a $2.2 million Series A financing...

Aug 02, 2012, 11:00 ET

Jake Flomenberg and Nick Mehta Join Accel Partners as Principal and EIR

 Accel Partners, a leading global venture capital and growth equity firm, announce the addition of Jake Flomenberg and Nick Mehta to their Palo...

Mar 27, 2012, 12:00 ET

Vigilent Closes $6.7 Million Investment Led By Accel Partners

 Vigilent, the leader in intelligent energy management systems for data centers, telecommunications facilities and large buildings, closed...

Mar 02, 2012, 09:51 ET

PRNewswire, London, March 2. OSLO, Norway and PALO ALTO, California: Accel Partners logo. (PRNewsFoto/ForgeRock AS and Accel Partners)[AE]

ForgeRock Secures $7M in a Series A Funding From Accel Partners

ForgeRock, the open source vendor behind the I3 Open Identity Platform, today announced that it has raised USD$7 million in series A funding from...

Mar 02, 2012, 03:46 ET

ForgeRock se asegura 7 millones de dólares en un fondo de serie A procedente de Accel Partners

ForgeRock, el vendedor de fuente abierta detrás de la I3 Open Identity Platform, ha anunciado hoy la consecución de un fondo de serie A...

Mar 02, 2012, 00:37 ET

ForgeRock obtient un financement de série A d'un montant de 7 millions d'USD auprès d'Accel Partners

ForgeRock, le fournisseur open-source à l'origine de la plate-forme I3 Open Identity, a annoncé aujourd'hui avoir levé...