Recently Announced Venture Capital Deals

Issuer Category Round # Amount (M) Lead Investors
Cellular Genomics Inc. Branford, Conn. Makes genomics-based drugs. The $22M raised is a first close on funding that is expected to reach $30M in the next few weeks. Company has raised over $48Msince 1998, including a $22M Series B at a PMV of $44 million. Biotech C $22.0 Lilly BioVentures (led), Coastview Capital, Emerging Technology Partners, Connecticut Innovations, Flagship Ventures, MPM Capital, Vector Fund Management.
Orexigen Therapeutics Princeton, N.J. Develops drugs to treat obesity. Eckard Weber, a venture partner at Domain, founded the company last year. Biotech A $11.0 Domain Associates, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sofinnova Ventures.
Phytomedics Inc. Dayton, N.J. Develops plant-based biotech products. Biotech A $7.5 Inventages VC (led), Burrill & Co.
Advanced Analogic Technologies Inc. Sunnyvale, Calif. Makes integrated circuits. Ken Lawler, a general partner with Battery, joins the board. Chips A $15.0 Battery Ventures (led), Hotung Ventures, InveStar, Maton Venture, Mosel Vitelic, Sunsino Ventures Group.
Carbon Design Systems North Waltham, Mass. Provides EDA software. Company has raised $29M to date. Chips B $10.0 Matrix Partners, Flagship Ventures.
GWS Photonics Inc. Philadelphia Provides tunable components for optical systems. Chips B $3.0 Apax Partners (led), Redwood Venture Partners, an undisclosed strategic investor.
StrataFLEX Corp. Toronto Makes flexible printed circuit boards. Chips A $2.4 RBC Capital Partners, RoyNat, Business Development Bank of Canada.
Broadbus Technologies Boxborough, Mass. Provides video-on-demand server systems for the cable TV industry. Jeanne Bayless, managing partner of Star Ventures, joins the board. Company has raised $37M since 1999. Comm B $25.0 Star Ventures (led), Battery Ventures, Charles River Ventures, Comcast Interactive Capital, Infineon Ventures, Wolf Ventures.
Hammerhead Systems Mountain View, Calif. Provides data communication equipment. Comm B $25.0 Pequot Ventures (led), Foundation Capital, Enterprise Partners, Mayfield.
Netrake Corp. Plano, Texas Develops products to help direct traffic on Internet protocol networks. Company has raised more than $70M since 2000. Comm D $20.0 Prism Venture Partners (led), Austin Ventures, TL Ventures, Trinity Ventures.
Pedestal Networks Inc. Fremont, Calif. Provides universal broadband services. Company has raised $34M to date. Comm C $20.0 Duff Ackerman & Goodrich (led), Benchmark Capital, Doll Capital Management, Skymoon Ventures.
Picolight Inc. Boulder, Colo. Provides fiber-optic components. Company has raised over $90M since 1996. Comm G $10.0 St. Paul Venture Capital (co-led), BA Venture Partners (co-led).
OptionsXpress Inc. Chicago Provides online brokerage for stock and equity option investors. Company received $2.3M in early-stage capital in 2001. Finance $90.0 Summit Partners.
Salon Media Group Inc. San Francisco Publishes Internet magazine Internet $800.0 Jann Wenner, John Warnock.
Zettacore Denver Develops nano-scale memory technology and services for the semiconductor market. Company has raised $23M since 1999. Nano B $17.5 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (led), Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Radius Ventures, Oxford Biosciences, Access Ventures, Garrett Capital, Stanford University.
Alpine Access Inc. Golden, Colo. Provides outsourced customer service call Outsource C $4.8 Stolberg Equity Partners, Holden Capital, 5280 Partners.
Prosero Inc. Atlanta Provides procurement outsourcing services for large real estate portfolios. Company has raised $48M to date, including a $4M Series A in 1999 at a PMV of $20M. Outsource C $4.0 River Cities Capital, Austin Ventures.
Thor Technologies New York Provides secure identity and access management services. Security C $15.0 Trident Capital (led), RBC Technology Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, Boston Capital Ventures, Longworth Venture Partners.
AlterPoint Inc. Plano, Texas Provides network management software. Company has raised $14.8M since 2002. Software B $6.0 Austin Ventures, Palomar Ventures.
ChannelAdvisor Corp. Research Triangle Park, N.C. Provides management consulting software for retailers and manufacturers. Software B $7.0 Kodiak Venture Partners, Blue Sky Ventures, eBay.
ClickFox Inc. Atlanta Provides software to manage contact Software A $4.0 Cedar Fund (led), Delta Ventures, Veritas Venture Partners.
Pivia Software Inc. Cupertino, Calif. Provides Web application optimization software. Bill Younger, managing director at Sutter Hill, joins the board. Company has raised over $25M since 1999. Software C $9.0 Sutter Hill Ventures, Thomas Weisel Venture Partners.
Trafficmac New York Provides online advertising operations. Software A $2.0 Aardvark Capital.
Aligo Inc. San Francisco Provides mobile application servers. Company has raised $22.5M to date. Wireless C $10.5 Thomas Weisel Venture Partners (co-led), RBC Capital Partners (co-led), Dolphin Equity Partners, Motorola Ventures.
M7 Networks Inc. La Jolla, Calif. Provides data services for wireless carriers. Company raised $20M in 2001. Wireless B $3.0 Enterprise Partners Venture Capital (led), Sienna Ventures, QualComm Inc., IdeaEdge Ventures.
Tatara Systems Inc. Acton, Mass. Develops software and equipment for wireless networks. Company has raised $17M to date. Wireless B $8.0 Highland Capital Partners, North Bridge Venture Partners.