Congratulations to Kickstart Seed Fund
Kickstart Seed Fund Invests in Big Squid, a leader in Predictive Analytics
Big Squid, a leader in predictive analytics and machine learning with their Predictive Toolkit software platform, has successfully closed $3 million in seed funding, led by Kickstart Seed Fund and Silverton Partners.

Congratulations to Boulder Ventures, Grayhawk Capital & Epic Ventures
Boulder Ventures, Grayhawk Capital and Epic Ventures invest in SyncHR
SyncHR, a leader in Human Capital Management (HCM) cloud-based software, announced today that the company recently secured $16 million in additional funding. The Company’s existing investors National Enterprise Associates (NEA), Boulder Ventures, Grayhawk Capital and EPIC Ventures all participated in the round, along with new investors Acadia Woods and Peninsula Ventures.

Signal Peak Ventures Managing Director Highlighted for Podcast
Ron Heinz of Signal Peak Ventures listed in the top 8 podcasts with VCs operating outside Silicon Valley.

Congratulations to Pelion Ventures and Epic Ventures
Canopy Raises $20 Million in Series B Round
Canopy, the practice management platform for tax professionals, announced today that it has closed a $20 million Series B financing led by Pelion Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA), EPIC Ventures, and Deep Fork Capital. This round brings Canopy’s total funding to $30 million to date. Canopy is a cloud-based platform built to make the notoriously painful tax filing process more efficient and transparent for both tax professionals and their clients.

Congratulations to Sun Mountain Capital
Sun Mountain Capital to Manage New Mexico's Newly Formed Catalyst Fund
The New Mexico Catalyst Fund, LP (the “Fund” or the “Catalyst Fund”) is a newly-created, $20 million fund-of-funds investment vehicle. The Fund will invest in emerging and existing venture capital funds in New Mexico (collectively the “Portfolio Funds”). These Portfolio Funds will focus on making seed and early stage venture capital investments in startup companies in the State of New Mexico. The Fund will be managed by Sun Mountain Capital, LLC (“Sun Mountain” or “SMC”).

Access Venture Partners Enters Foray Into Digital Currency
Venture Capital company invests in the revolutionary part of the cryptocurrency ecosystem.