Week in deals, April 5, 2010

BIOTECH

Genomatica Inc.

San Diego

www.genomatica.com

Amount/Round: $15M/C

Investors: TPG Biotech (led), Mohr Davidow Ventures, Alloy Ventures and Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

Details: Develops biomanufacturing processes for the manufacture of chemical and biological products. The company previously raised about $20M in funding.

CLEANTECH

Daintree Networks Inc.

Mountain View, Calif.

www.daintree.net

Amount/Round: $8M/NA

Investors: Lend Lease’s venture capital business.

Details: Develops energy-saving wireless control solutions for commercial buildings.

Enphase Energy Inc.

Petaluma, Calif.

www.enphaseenergy.com

Amount/Round: $40M/debt and equity

Investors: Bay Partners (led), Horizon Technology Finance, Bridge Bank, Third Point Ventures, RockPort Capital Partners, Madrone Capital Partners and Applied Ventures.

Details: Develops micro-inverter systems for the solar industry. The company previously raised more than $25M in funding.

Glacier Bay Inc.

Union City, Calif.

www.glacierbay.com

Amount/Round: $15M/C

Investors: City Light Capital (led), The Westly Group and New Enterprise Associates.

Details: Develops energy management technologies, including ClimaCab, an efficient climate control system for the trucking industry. The company previously raised $28M from Westly, NEA and Quercus Trust.

Integrated Photovoltaics

Sunnyvale, Calif.

www.integratedpv.com

Amount/Round: $8.5M/A

Investors: Peninsula Ventures (led), Alloy Ventures and Labrador Ventures.

Details: Develops photovoltaic solutions. The company is in stealth mode. Sam Lee from Peninsula Ventures and David Waserstein from I2BF will join Dan Rubin from Alloy Ventures on board.

Scientific Conservation Inc.

Berkeley, Calif.

www.scientificconservation.com

Amount/Round: $5M/A

Investors: Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

Details: Provides energy efficiency and system optimization solutions for commercial buildings. The company also named Russ McMeekin, former CEO of Progressive Gaming International, as its new CEO.

CONSUMER INTERNET

CardStar Inc.

Canton, Conn.

www.mycardstar.com

Amount/Round: $1M/A

Investors: Amplifier Ventures (led), Acta Wireless and LaunchCapital.

Details: Develops loyalty cards and mobile coupons for wireless applications.

Quora Inc.

Palo Alto, Calif.

www.quora.com

Amount/Round: $11M/A

Investors: Benchmark Capital.

Details: Provides a question-and-answer website launched by Facebook alums, including former CTO Adam D’Angelo. The company is stealth mode. TechCrunch reported the round amount.

ECOMMERCE

C$ cMoney Inc.

Houston

URL NA

Amount/Round: $15M/A

Investors: NA

Details: Develops ways to send money and pay for goods and services using a cell phone and the text messaging system. The

Payvment Inc.

San Francisco

www.payvment.com

Amount/Round: $1.2M/NA

Investors: NA

Details: Provides shopping cart services for use on social networking sites, such as Facebook. The funding is the first close of a $1.7M funding round, according to a regulatory filing. The only outside board member listed is Jonathan Ebinger of BlueRun Ventures.

FINANCIAL

Derivix

New York

www.derivix.com

Amount/Round: NA/NA

Investors: J.P. Morgan and S.A.C. Venture Investments.

Details: Provides pricing and analytics solutions to the option trading market. The company, f.k.a. West Software, previously raised $6.7M in Series A funding from Goldman Sachs and Susquehanna Growth Equity.

On Deck Capital Inc.

New York

www.ondeckcapital.com

Amount/Round: $35M/debt

Investors: Undisclosed investment bank.

Details: Provides financing for small businesses that don’t typically qualify for bank loans. The company previously secured a $100M debt facility from Silar Advisors and VC funding from RRE Ventures, Village Ventures, First Round Capital, Khosla Ventures and Contour Venture Partners.

GAMING

Avatar Reality

Honolulu

www.avatar-reality.com

Amount/Round: $4.2M/NA

Investors: Individual investor Henk Rogers and Kolohala Ventures

Details: Develops virtual world platform Blue Mars. The company now has raised $13M in total VC funding.

INTERNET MARKETING

Ad Summos Inc.

New York

www.adsummos.com

Amount/Round: $3M/NA

Investors: Avalon Ventures.

Details: Provides an online buying and selling community for the media industry. Rich Levandov of Avalon Ventures is listed as a director.

The Trade Desk Inc.

Ventura, Calif.

www.thetradedesk.com

Amount/Round: $2.5M/seed

Investors: Founders Collective and IA Venture Strategies.

Details: Operates an online advertising exchange.

MED TECH

Hemosphere Inc.

Eden Prairie, Minn.

www.hemosphere.com

Amount/Round: $9.4M/NA

Investors: Affinity Capital Management, Ascension Health Ventures, Cutlass Capital and Sapient Capital Management.

Details: Develops vascular access devices for dialysis patients. David Shulte of Kaiser Permanente Ventures is listed as a new board member. The company previously raised more than $27M from Three Arch Partners, Ascension Health Ventures, Affinity Capital Management, Cutlass Capital and Sapient Capital Management.

Leap Medical Inc.

Montreal

URL NA

Amount/Round: $1M/NA

Investors: MSBi Valorisation, BDC Venture Capital and GO Capital Fund.

Details: Operates as a medical device company focused on the rapid detection of brain injuries and infection.

U-Systems Inc.

San Jose, Calif.

www.u-systems.com

Amount/Round: $10M/NA

Investors: iD SoftCapital Group (led), Sycamore Ventures, Lumira Capital, Radius Ventures and PIIH.

Details: Develops automated breast ultrasound systems. The company previously raised more than $58M in funding.

PHARMACEUTICALS

Thermalin Diabetes Inc.

Cleveland

www.thermalin.com

Amount/Round: $250K/seed

Investors: JumpStart Ventures.

Details: Develops insulin treatments for patients with diabetes. The company’s technology was developed at Case Western Reserve University Medical School.

REAL ESTATE

Goomzee Corp.

Missoula, Mon.

www.goomzee.com

Amount/Round: $1.5M/A

Investors: Highway 12 Ventures.

Details: Develops an interactive mobile marketing platform for real estate agents and buyers. Glenn Michael, general partner of Highway 12, has joined the board.

SEMICONDUCTORS

Fulcrum Microsystems Inc.

Calabasas, Calif.

www.fulcrummicro.com

Amount/Round: $15M/NA

Investors: Granite Ventures, Infinity Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Palomar Ventures and Worldview Technology Partners. The company previously raised more than $96M in venture funding.

NexPlanar Corp.

Hillsboro, Ore.

NexPlanar

Amount/Round: $3.5M/debt

Investors: ATEL Ventures.

Details: Makes chemical mechanical planarization pads for the semiconductor device market. The company previously raised about $29M in VC funding from BlueRun Ventures, Intel Capital, SmartForest Ventures, Finaventures and Interwest Partners.

SOFTWARE

Allocade Inc.

Mountain View, Calif.

www.allocade.com

Amount/Round: $5M/NA

Investors: VantagePoint Venture Partners.

Details: Develops patient flow logistics software for hospitals. The raised about $300K in seed funding in 2007.

Pentaho Corp.

Orlando, Fla.

www.pentaho.com

Amount/Round: $7M/D

Investors: Benchmark Capital, Index Ventures and New Enterprise Associates.

Details: Develops open-source business intelligence software. The company previously raised about $25M in venture funding.

ReadyForce

Menlo Park, Calif.

www.readyforce.com

Amount/Round: $12.2M/NA

Investors: Menlo Ventures and U.S. Venture Partners.

Details: Develops applications that will create a virtual marketplace for on-demand labor, according to VentureWire. The company was founded by former LiveOps CEO Bill Trenchard.

Smish

Aliso Viejo, Calif.

smi.sh

Amount/Round: $2M/NA

Investors: NA

Details: Develops third-party PC and netbook apps. The company had previously raised $2M in angel funding.

Socialcast Inc.

San Francisco

www.socialcast.com

Amount/Round: $8M/B

Investors: Menlo Ventures and True Ventures.

Details: Provides social business communication software for large enterprises. The company previously raised $1.4M in a Series A round from True Ventures and individual investors. Sonja Hoel Perkins, managing director at Menlo Ventures, has joined the board.

Wix.com Inc.

New York

www.wix.com

Amount/Round: $10M/C

Investors: Benchmark Capital (led), Bessemer Venture Partners and Mangrove Venture Capital.

Details: Develops an online application for creating Flash-based websites. The company, which also has an office in Israel, previously raised $10M in funding.