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Geek of the Week: Hulu’s Billie Sue Chafins credits education and hard work for long career in tech

People
$13,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
FinSMEs

Thrive Global Closes $13M Extension of Series B Funding

Funding
$13,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
FinSMEs , PE Hub

NomNomNow Raises $13M in Funding

Funding Food & Beverage
$40,000,000 Venture capital
VentureWire , FinSMEs , PE Hub

Search Marketing Firm SEMRush Raises $40 Million to Fund Expansion

Funding
AlleyWatch

Billie Raises $6M to be the Dollar Shave Club for Women

$6,000,000 Seed fund
Xconomy

No “Pink Tax”: Billie, a Shave Club for Women, Raises $6M

Funding Lifestyle
$20,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
CrunchBase , Technical.ly

Expel Raises $20M Series B For Customer Cybersecurity News

Funding Apps & Services
FinSMEs

Expel Raises $20M in Series B Funding

Funding
$21,900,000 Venture capital (Series A)
FinSMEs , PE Hub

Red Balloon Security Raises $21.9M in Series A Funding

Funding Cyber security
$2,000,000 Seed fund
GeekWire

Augmented reality-powered home services startup Streem raises another $2M

$8,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
socalTECH.com

11 Honore Gets $8M For Runway Fashions

Funding
Product Hunt

Topic Research by SEMrush

Language
VentureBeat

'Tinder for moms' app Peanut launches a forum feature

TechCrunch

Peanut, the matchmaking app for moms, launches a community feature called Peanut Pages

Family
PE Hub , TechCrunch , FinSMEs

ZenBusiness scores $4.5 mln seed

$9,500,000 Venture capital (Series A)
FinSMEs , PE Hub

Overtime Raises $9.5m in Series A Funding

Funding
$9,600,000 Venture capital (Series B)
TechCrunch , PE Hub , FinSMEs

LiveLike raises $9.6M to get more broadcasters streaming in VR

Sports Video streaming
$1,850,000 Seed fund
TechCrunch , socalTECH.com

Workast raises cash to expand beyond Slack with its message-based task management toolkit

Apps & Services People
TechCrunch

Overtime gets $9.5M to build a new style of sports network that young people will actually watch

Sports
Re/code

Overtime wants to turn high school jocks into social media stars

Sports