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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 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 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 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. (www.origamilogic.com), 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...


Dec 01, 2011, 03:00 ET Accel Partners and Kaszek Ventures Leads Series A Funding in Kekanto, the Leading Social Guide in Brazil

Kekanto, the Leading Social Guide headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil, has received Series A funding led by Accel Partners with Kaszek...


Nov 30, 2011, 12:23 ET Freshdesk Takes Customer Support Social, Raises $1 Million From Accel Partners

SaaS-based, social customer support startup Freshdesk today announced that it has secured US $1 Million in funding from global venture capital firm...


Nov 16, 2011, 11:00 ET Accel Partners Announces Closing of $155 Million Seed and Early Stage Fund for India

Accel Partners, a leading global venture capital and growth equity firm, has announced the closing of Accel India III, a $155 million fund for seed...


Nov 08, 2011, 08:00 ET Accel Partners Launches $100m Big Data Fund to Spur Innovation in Data-Driven Technology

Accel Partners, the global venture capital firm, has announced the launch of its Big Data Fund, a new $100m investment initiative created to...


Aug 23, 2011, 11:00 ET Chuck Ganapathi, Senior Vice President of Products at Salesforce & Creator of Chatter, Joins Accel Partners as Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital and growth equity firm, today announced the addition of...


Jul 20, 2011, 15:00 ET Payments Veteran Bill Ready Joins Accel Partners as Executive in Residence

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital and growth equity firm, today announced the addition of Bill Ready as an Executive in...


Feb 01, 2011, 06:00 ET Greg Waldorf Joins Accel Partners as CEO-in-Residence

Accel Partners, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital and growth equity firm, today announced the addition of Greg Waldorf as CEO-in-Residence....


Jan 12, 2011, 08:00 ET Accel Partners Announces Expansion and Opening of a New York City Office

Accel Partners, a leading global venture capital and growth equity firm today announced plans to open a New York City office. Accel Partners...