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  • Salesforce Joins Datahug’s $4M Series-A, While Valley VCs Love Its ‘Who Knows Who’ Platform

    Salesforce Joins Datahug’s $4M Series-A, While Valley VCs Love Its ‘Who Knows Who’ Platform

    Last October, Datahug, a ‘business networking automation’ startup, which is also being used by VCs, secured a €2.5 million Series A financing led by European VC DFJ Esprit. But it’s now adding to that pot. We’ve confirmed Salesforce has decided to join that round in an “expansion” of its Series A, which includes original investors Draper Fisher Jurvetson… Read More

  • Datahug Secures €2.5M To Scale Its Deep Contact Finding Service To The US

    Datahug Secures €2.5M To Scale Its Deep Contact Finding Service To The US

    Datahug, a ‘business networking automation’ startup, which we covered in depth here has secured a €2.5 million Series A financing from European VC, DFJ Esprit. The investment means Datahug wil now expand in the US and internationally. Current customers include Grant Thornton, Plantronics, BDO and CPL. DFJ Esprit is also a user of the software, as is Balderton Capital. Read More

  • Is DataHug’s Social CRM App Turning Into The VC’s Secret Weapon?

    Is DataHug’s Social CRM App Turning Into The VC’s Secret Weapon?

    A lot of people are going after something that’s been dubbed the social CRM – companies like the much written about Brewster for instance. But there is more than one way to skin a cat, and the CRM space is becoming very interesting to startups in the enterprise space, and increasingly, to the kinds of companies that need to mine their networks for information. Venture capitalists… Read More

  • Dublin’s Datahug Raises $1.5 Million From Ron Conway, VC Firm

    Dublin’s Datahug Raises $1.5 Million From Ron Conway, VC Firm

    Enterprise relationship startup Datahug has scored $1.5 million in a seed funding round led by Ireland-based Oyster Technology Investments, with Silicon Valley super angel investor Ron Conway chipping in. To learn more about its product, check out my earlier post: DataHug Aims To Map Digital Business Relationships. Read More

  • DataHug aims to map digital business relationships

    When I visited Dublin recently for the F.ounders event, I didn’t even get around to attending the bigger event that was happening alongside it, the Dublin Web Summit. I did, however, get a chance to meet one of the co-founders of DataHug, which won the event’s Spark of Genius startup competition (and a prize package worth €30,000). Founded in late 2009 by former consultants… Read More

  • DataHug Aims To Map Digital Business Relationships

    When I visited Dublin recently for the F.ounders event, I didn’t even get around to attending the bigger event that was happening alongside it, the Dublin Web Summit. I did, however, get a chance to meet one of the co-founders of DataHug, which won the event’s Spark of Genius startup competition (and a prize package worth €30,000). Founded in late 2009 by former consultants… Read More