News for Week of March 24: Ranan Lachman of Pley Closed $6.75M in Series A Funding


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Ranan Lachman, Founder of Lego BoxRanan Lachman of Pley closed $6.75M in Series A Funding from Allegro Venture Partners, alongside Floodgate, Correlation Ventures, Maven Ventures and Western Technology Investments. Pley puts the power of educational toys in people’s hands in a more affordable, convenient and eco-friendly way.


Jon VlassopulosJon Vlassopulos of Trailerpop closed $750K in Seed Funding from WME and Manatt Digital Media Ventures. Trailerpop is the world’s first playground for entertainment discovery, combining trivia, rewards, curated lists, celebs and integrated commerce.


 Mikko JarvenpaaMikko Jarvenpaa‘s startup Vuact launched new product, Vuact Action Capture, on kickstarter. Vuact is a new video experience. Viewers find and mark content inside of videos, and video owners get unique metadata and analytics.


Javeed SiddiquiJaveed Siddiqui, Founder of TeleMed2U was interviewed by New Wave Healthcare for being a thought leader in the life science sector. TeleMed2U is a multi-specialty telemedicine based medical practice providing services throughout the care continuum.


Arjun Dev Arora, ReTargeter Arjun Devora, Founder of ReTargeter was interviewed by Main Street ROI as a thought leader on Retargeting. ReTargeter is a full service display provider specializing in advanced retargeting solutions.


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