TechBUZZ Alumni Funding Announcements

Since taking the stage and shining the spotlight on their innovations, countless TechBUZZ presenting companies have witnessed immense growth and success. Read just some of their stories below and explore all of the terrific startups that have enjoyed the spotlight at TechBUZZ programs since 2011. 


TechBUZZ Spring 2014 Presenting Companies: 

Triblio raises $3.4 for a Data-Driven Approach to Content Marketing
June 5, 2014

Triblio, a startup that says it's bringing "science to the art of content marketin," is announcing that is has raised $3.4 million in seed funding. Read the Full Story

TechBUZZ Georgetown 2013 Presenting Companies: 

Encore: Rosslyn-Based Encore Lands $390,000 in Seed Funding

March 19, 2014

Encore Alert, the Rosslyn-based developer of a tool designed to help marketing teams by analyzing social media data and suggesting appropriate marketing responses, said it has raised $390,000 in seed funding, led by NextGen Angels. Read the Full Story

SameGrain: Raises $800,000 in First Round of Funding
March 3, 2014

SameGrain, Inc., an award winning "privacy first" social discovery start-up, announced today that it has secured $800,000 in seed funding. Read the Full Story

The Trip Tribe: Seed Round Closed
October, 2013
"I wanted to thank you again for all of your help for our business with TechBUZZ and beyond. We closed our seed round this month and that Georgetown event was instrumental. An angel investor we met there spurred the round and invested quite substantially. We're really appreciative of the support."
Dave Aidekman


TechBUZZ June 2013 Presenting Companies: 


ZeroFOX (formerly Riskive): Raises $10.7 Led by NEA
February 6, 2014

The Social Risk Management CompanyTM, announced it has secured $10.7 million in Series A funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA). Read the Full Story

Citelighter, Inc.: Raises $1.525 Million in Seed Round Funding
February 6, 2014
Citelighter, the company whose platform helps students more effectively complete research and writing assignments, has announced that it has raised $1.525 million in a Series Seed round of funding. Read the Full Story

ZeroFOX (formerly Riskive): Raises $2.2 Million
July 12, 2013
Riskive Inc. has raised $2.2 million via sale of shares to 14 investors, according to an SEC filing. Read the Full Story


TechBUZZ April 2013 Presenting Companies: 

DataRPM: Secures $5.1 Million in Series A
March 11, 2014
DataRPM, the industry pioneer in cognitive business intelligence, today announced that it has closed a $5.1 million Series A funding round. Read the Full Story


TechBUZZ Spring 2012 Presenting Companies:

CNF Investments-backed Speek Raises $2.6 Million
May 27, 2014
Speek Inc. has closed a $2.6 million equity offering, raising the amount from 40 investors, according to an amended SEC filing. Read the Full Story

Speek Raises $5.1M in Series A
March 3, 2014

Speek, the fastest and easiest way to do conference calls, has raised a Series A round of funding. Speek will be using the new funding to grow their disruptive conference calling service into the SMB and enterprise market with the launch of their new Speek for Teams platform.. Read the Full Story

TechBUZZ Fall 2011 Presenting Companies: 

Distill Networks' $10M Funding Round Valued The Bot Detection Company at Around $30M
May 28, 2014
Bot detection startup Distil Networks announced today that is has raised a $10 million Series A. Read the Full Story