Steamboat Ventures Boosts Playdom

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Burbank-based Steamboat Ventures , the venture capital firm funded by Walt Disney Co., According to Playdom, Steamboat--along with Bessemer Venture Partners and New World Ventures--have invested in the firm as part of a new, $33M venture capital funding round. Steamboat is active in investing in technology firms whose products are related to digital media and entertainment. Tags: playdom capital venture steamboat

Razorgator Names Technology VP

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Los Angeles-based Razorgator , which provides secondary sports and entertainment tickets online, said today that it has named Ismail Elshareef as the firm's new Vice President of Technology. Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Oak Investment Partners, and Steamboat Ventures. Tags: technology executive ticketing entertainment sports razorgator

RazorGator Links With Amazon

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Los Angeles-based RazorGator , which operates an online site for buying tickets to sports and entertainment events, reports today that it has inked an agreement with Amazon, to feature its concert ticket selection in Amazon's new Concert Tickets Boutique. The firm is venture backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Oak Investment Partners, and Steamboat Ventures. Tags: razorgator sports tickets entertainment amazon

RazorGator Gets $10M In Debt Financing

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RazorGator operates a service which connects sports and entertainment fans with difficult-to-find tickets. equity raise last week from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Oak Investment Partners, and Steamboat Ventures. Tags: razorgator ticket htgc venture debt funding capital Los Angeles-based RazorGator , fresh off a recent equity financing round, said Monday that it has raised $10M in an debt financing extension from Hercules Technology Growth Capital.

RazorGator Confirms Funding

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in a funding round, led by existing investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Oak Investment Partners, and Steamboat Ventures. RazorGator operates a service which helps sports and entertainment fans get access to high-demand events. Tags: razorgator ticketing venture capital Los Angeles-based RazorGator announced Friday that it has close on $7.5M

This Week in Venture Capital – Episode 4

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Their purchases are limited to restaurants, bars, retail clothing outlets, travel and entertainment. Investors: August Capital (David Hornik) (lead) with existing investors Charles River Ventures. Investors: Google Ventures. Read more: Index Ventures and TechCrunch.

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