Weekly roundup on startup funding

Untitled-2Indian startups saw a lot of funding activity in the week gone by with as many as 20 companies receiving angel, seed or venture capital. Bengaluru-based WeHive Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs parenting social network TinyStep, raised $2 million in a fresh round of funding from existing investor Flipkart. In other deals, Mumbai-based online marketplace […]

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Exclusive: Wedding venue marketplace Weddingz.in raises $ 1 mn

Weddingz-inMumbai-based online marketplace for wedding venues and vendors, Weddingz.in, has raised nearly $1 million (Rs 6.8 crore) from Singularity Ventures, a person close to the development told Techcircle. Existing investor Sixth Sense Ventures also participated in the round. Weddingz.in founder and CEO Sandeep Lodha, however, declined to comment on the fund-raise. In February last year, […]

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The Wedding Brigade gets pre-Series A funding from Blume Ventures

The-Wedding-Brigade-Team-PhotographMumbai-based Sitara Digital Ventures Pvt Ltd, which runs wedding solutions portal The Wedding Brigade, has raised Rs 4 crore (around $600,000) in pre-Series A funding led by Blume Ventures with participation of four unnamed angel investors. The funding will be utilised to enhance the product and services offerings, growth activities and acquiring talent. The Wedding […]

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Exclusive: WedWise gets seed funding from StartUp Equity Partners

Ginni-Kohli_feWedwise Consultants Pvt Ltd, which operates wedwise.in, a portal for wedding planners, photographers, caterers and other related service providers, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from StartUp Equity Partners (STEP), co-founder Ginny Kohli has told TechCircle.in. The funds will be primarily used for the development of Wedwise TV, a YouTube channel focused on wedding planning […]

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Exclusive: Weddingz.in gets pre-Series A funding from Sixth Sense Ventures

WeddingzWeddingz.in, an online marketplace for wedding venues and vendors, has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding from consumer-centric venture fund Sixth Sense Ventures. The Mumbai-based startup will use the money raised for technology, automation and team expansion. L Fast Brands Pvt Ltd, which runs Weddingz.in, plans to expand its category offerings to include decor, catering […]

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Weddingz.in raises over $1M from Google’s Rajan Anandan, others

Mumbai-based L Fast Brands Pvt Ltd, which owns Weddingz.in, an online marketplace for wedding venues and vendors, has raised over $1 million (around Rs 6.7 crore) in angel funding from a group of investors, including Google India’s managing director Rajan Anandan. The other investors include film makers Zoya Akhtar, Reema Kagati and Ruchi Narain, Indian designer […]

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