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04/02/2015 – Jama Software Raises $20M Funding from Updata Partners

Updata Partners joins existing partners Trinity Ventures, Madrona Venture Group and the Oregon Angel Fund in the round.

04/02/2015 – Canvas Is On A Hiring Spree Boosted By Growing International Business

Canvas’ success in penetrating the high potential global data digitization market, will now enable the startup of 65 employees to grow its staff by 75-85 percent per year for the next 3 years.

04/02/2015 – MAVA Members Line The 2015 Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards

SWan & Legend Ventures and CFO's from MAVA Member Companies Clarabridge and Opower named Finalists; Hercules Technology Growth Capital's April Young to receive the Hall of Fame Award.

03/21/2015 – Former Cushman CEO Jim Underhill signs on with Create

Jim Underhill, who was CEO of the Americas for real estate brokerage Cushman & Wakefield Inc. until December, has taken on a new role at the intersection between commercial real estate and technology.

03/19/2015 – Updata Partners leads First Insight's $14M Round

First Insight announced it raised $14M in a round of financing from Updata Partners, a leading technology growth equity firm.

03/19/2015 – NEA Leads $13M Series B For Swiftype

NEA Partner Chetan Puttagunta Will Join Swiftype’s Board.

03/19/2015 – DC Startup Raises $3M Bridge towards $7.5M Series C

The raise will function as a bridge toward a round totaling $7.5 million for the company that presented at TechBUZZ Spring 2011.

03/10/2015 – 20 Companies Announced to Take the Stage at TECHBUZZ Spring

Ranging in development from nascent to seed stage, the startup companies presenting at TechBUZZ Spring reflect the strength of the Mid-Atlantic as the birthplace of game-changing innovations.

02/27/2015 – MAVA Executive Director Named as Judge for The 2015 Greater Washington Innovation Awards

The Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce to host the 2015 Greater Washington Innovation Awards.

02/23/2015 – Aquicore adds advisers from HelloWallet, Opower and Bloomberg BNA

District-based energy software company Aquicore has added advisory board members from two prominent D.C. startups.

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