Lightspeed Venture Partners

Type: Company
Name: Lightspeed Venture Partners
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Jessica Alba's The Honest co. raises $70 million, preps for IPO

8-28-14 10:57 AM EDT |By Lizette ChapmanIn preparation for an IPO, Jessica Alba's The Honest Co., a maker of eco-friendly baby products, has raised $70 million at a valuation just shy of $1 billion and is beginning partnership talks to expand ... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE: Actress Jessica Alba's Honest Co. raises $70 million, preps for IPO

By Lizette ChapmanIn preparation for an IPO, the Honest Co., a maker of eco-friendly baby products whose co-founders include the actress Jessica Alba, has raised $70 million at a valuation just shy of $1 billion and is beginning partnership talks to expand ... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: IPO, Brian Lee, Jessica Alba
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

4 Cloud Computing Funding Stories You Might Have Missed, Aug. 28

Talkin' Cloud brings together the top cloud computing financing stories of the week for readers.Each week Talkin' Cloud compiles a list of cloud computing financing stories for readers who might have missed the news earlier in the week. This week's column ... [Published Talkin' Cloud - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Jessica Alba’s eco-friendly baby business bounces toward $1B

Looks like Jessica Alba has a billion-dollar baby on her hands.The Honest Co. — an eco-friendly baby products site co-founded by the Hollywood hottie in 2011 — just raised $70 million in a fresh round of financing that values the company at nearly $1 ... [Published New York Post - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Honest Co. is Still Just a Startup, Says Co-Founder Brian Lee

Honesty just might be the best policy – at least it is for the Honest Co. and its eco-friendly, non-toxic baby products. The Santa Monica company announced Tuesday it raised $70 million in Series C funding as it prepares to file an IPO.With $122 million ... [Published Los Angeles Business Journal - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Snapchat joins $10bn club after Kleiner’s $20m investment

Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers’ latest investment in Snapchat values the instant messaging application at close to $10 billion, according to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal. That puts the ephemeral message service in a small band of venture-backed ... [Published Red Herring - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Jessica Alba's Startup Raises $70 Million At A Nearly $1 Billion Valuation

Jessica Alba and Brian Lee's startup The Honest Co. The Series C round of funding comes from several VC investors including Wellington Management Company, Institutional Venture Partners, Iconiq Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and General Catalyst ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Honest Co., Jessica Alba’s E-Commerce Startup, Has Raised A $70M Series C

Honest Co. , an e-commerce startup co-founded by actress Jessica Alba that makes and sells eco-friendly personal care products, announced yesterday, that it has raised $70 million in a series C funding round. The new round was led by funds affiliated ... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 9 reports

Honest Company secures $70 million in Series C funding round

The Honest Company, Inc., a US-based manufacturer and online retailer of baby and household products, has secured $70 million in Series C funding round led by Wellington Management Company LLP, with participation from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Institutional ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 4 reports

Jessica Alba's the Honest Co. secures $70M investment round

LOS ANGELES — Jessica Alba’s the Honest Co., whose portfolio of natural, non-toxic products includes diapers, wipes, bath, skin care, home cleaning and health-and-wellness products, has closed a $70 million financing round.Funds affiliated with Wellington ... [Published Drug Store News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Nutanix raises $140 million from Fidelity, Wellington - source

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Nutanix, which builds data infrastructures for companies, has raised $140 million in another funding round, which valued the firm at $2 billion, the firm said on Wednesday.That price tag puts it into an elite group of ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Nutanix raises $140 million as it readies for 2015 IPO

SAN JOSE -- A data storage company experts say is on track to become the next Oracle announced Wednesday a new round of funding that pushes its value to more than $2 billion.Nutanix, a tech firm that offers organizations from the U.S. Army to Toyota services ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Aug 27 2014]

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...led the Series C round. "I can't say when that will be, but we are definitely starting to think and act like a public company."
He told the Wall Street Journal that as there was "no way to trade the asset and get a market validation for price… any price negotiated is somewhat nebulous" . Basically, The Honest Company may be the next retail giant but it is still early days
"Our goal was to really build a relationship with institutional buyers," said Dheeraj Pandey, the Nutanix chief executive officer. "What results out of that is a much bigger IPO" not just because of the relationships but because the funding round gives the firm more time to grow as a private company

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