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Sapphire Ventures

UJET Raises Another $55 Million to Accelerate Contact Center Transformation

UJET Inc., a leading provider of cloud contact center solutions, has raised $55 million in a Series C round of funding, bringing the company’s total to just over $100 million to date. With the adoption of omnichannel customer support and cloud contact center solutions continuing to rise, this new round of funding aims to expand UJET’s sales and marketing teams both domestic and international, and scale its platform with new products and features. The funding was led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from existing…

Contentful Secures $80 Million in Series E Funding, Announces New CMO, and Scales Rapidly to Power the Digital-First Era

Contentful is leading a major industry shift away from traditional content management systems to an omnichannel content platform Contentful announced today $80 million in Series E funding led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from General Catalyst, Salesforce Ventures and five other new and existing backers. This round brings Contentful’s total funding to $158 million to date. Contentful also announced hiring a new CMO, Bridget Perry, who most recently led Adobe marketing across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.…

Adverity Raises $30 Million in Series C Funding Round Led by Sapphire Ventures

Equity Investment Signifies Momentum in Automated Business Insights for the Marketing Data Platform Adverity, a leading force in marketing data intelligence and business ready data, announced a Series C financing round of $30 million, bringing the total amount raised to $50 million. The latest funding round is led by Sapphire Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm, whose prior investments have resulted in more than 55 exits through IPO or acquisition. Also participating are Mangrove Capital Partners, Felix…

Adams Street Partners and Sapphire Ventures Lead $40 Million Investment in Punchh to Power Digital Transformation of Brick-and-Mortar Retail

The investment will accelerate the development of Punchh's customer AI technologies while optimizing its solutions for new retail verticals Punchh, the leader in customer marketing solutions for physical retailers, announced it has raised $40 million in a Series C funding round led by Adams Street Partners and Sapphire Ventures, with AllianceBernstein also participating in the round. The new funding will be used to further augment Punchh's AI capabilities as it expands into new verticals such as convenience stores and other…

Contentful Announces $33.5 Million in Series D Funding to Deliver Content Infrastructure for the Modern Technology Stack

Funding Will Be Used to Expand Strategic Partnerships, Deepen Third-Party Integrations Within the Modern Software Stack, and Empower Digital Content Practitioners at Scale Contentful, the leading content infrastructure for digital teams, announced $33.5 million in Series D equity funding. Led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from OMERS Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and existing backers including General Catalyst, Benchmark, Balderton Capital and Hercules, this brings total funding for Contentful to $78.3…

Pendo Raises $50 Million Series D Funding to Drive Geographic and Market Expansion

Led by Sapphire Ventures, Funding Round Brings Total Raised to $106 Million, the Most Venture Capital Raised by Any Software Firm in North Carolina's Research Triangle in Nearly Two Decades Pendo, creator of the leading product cloud for digital products and data-driven product teams, announced $50 million in new venture capital investment, which will help fund the company's expansion in Europe and Asia; boost sales, marketing, and research and development; and continue its expansion into enterprise markets. Led by…

Outreach Secures $65 Million In Series D Funding To Increase Revenue Team Productivity And Return

More Than 2,400 Companies Use Outreach's Machine Learning Technology to Generate High-Quality Leads, Close Deals and Retain Customers Outreach, the leading Customer Engagement Platform, has secured $65 million in Series D financing, more than doubling the company's valuation over its Series C round. The round was led by Spark Capital and includes investment from Sapphire Ventures as well as from existing investors DFJ Growth, Four Rivers Group, Mayfield, MHS Capital, Microsoft Ventures and Trinity Ventures, bringing…