For the past few months, I have been focusing on sharing with my executive clients and readers where the money is flowing and what industries and niches are growing. See the latest hidden executive job opportunities from Crunchbase below!
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Current Hidden Job Opportunities
- North American startup funding held strong as exits soared in Q3
Funding to North American startups ticked up slightly in the third quarter of 2020, according to preliminary Crunchbase data, fueled by jumbo late-stage rounds for fintech, health care and transport-focused companies. Exits, meanwhile, were on a tear, with huge IPOs, direct listings and M&A deals.
- 98point6 lands $115M as telemedicine heats up
Seattle-based 98point6, a provider of on-demand digital primary care services for patients, raised $118 million in Series E funding led by L Catterton and Activant Capital. The funding news comes about a month after Sam’s Club announced a partnership to offer the 98point6 virtual care platform to its 44 million members.
- Two foodtech startups raise big rounds
It was a big day for foodtech funding Wednesday as two companies in the space announced big cash infusions. New York-based LIVEKINDLY Collective, a maker of plant-based alternatives to meat, said it raised $135 million in a venture round led by Blue Horizon. And South San Francisco-based Plenty Unlimited, a vertical farming company, secured $140 million in Series D funding led by the SoftBank Vision Fund.
- Sonrai nabs $20M for cloud security
New York-based Sonrai Security, a developer of tools to help pinpoint and eliminate risks associated with identity and data on public cloud platforms, raised $20 million in a Series B round led by Menlo Ventures. The new funding will go to expand research and development, sales and marketing.
- Calm eyes $150M at $2.2B valuation
Popular meditation app-maker Calm is reportedly seeking to raise $150 million in fresh funding at a valuation of around $2.2 billion. Founded in 2012, the San Francisco-based company previously raised at least $143 million in known funding from a host of high-profile venture firms.
- Keep up with the Crunchbase News Briefing
To keep up on breaking news throughout the day, check out the Crunchbase News Briefing. This continuously updated daily feature on our main news site has summaries of notable funding announcements, IPOs, M&A, and other happenings in the startup world.
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