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General Information

Phone(212) 832-8001



Corporate Headquarters
711 5th Ave #9
New York, NY, 10022


Managing Director and CFO
Managing Director
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President, CEO, and Director
Non-Executive Chairman


Allen & Company

Allen & Company is a privately-held merchant banking operation founded in 1922. They focus on media, new media, communications & technology. The company has a history of principal investing as well as of advisory work.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Stripe 1/2014Series C$80M4
WealthTouch 1/2014Venture Round3
IfOnly 10/2013Series A$9M13
IfOnly 10/2013Series A$12M6
Minted 10/2013Series C$41M6
NumberFour 6/2013Series A$38M7
PresenceLearning 4/2013Venture Round$8M6
Nextdoor 2/2013Series B$21.6M8
New Relic 2/2013Private Equity$80M8
New Relic 1/2013Private Equity$60M7
ConnectEdu 10/2012Venture Round$9.5M2
Cellerant Therapeutics 9/2012Venture Round$2.09M2
TrackVia 9/2012Series B$7.1M6
Familiar 9/2012Seed$1.3M5
EdSurge 8/2012Seed$400k4
Nextdoor 7/2012Series A$18.6M7
Evernote 5/2012Series D$70M5
Struq 4/2012Series A$8.5M3
Path 4/2012Series B$30M9
TaskRabbit 12/2011Series B$17.8M8
New Relic 11/2011Venture Round$15M6
Business Insider 9/2011Venture Round$7M6
TRUECar 9/2011Private Equity$100M10
Lascaux Co. 7/2011Seed$600k4
The Climate Corporation 2/2011Series B$42M10
CashStar 2/2011Series B$5M2
Personal 1/2011Series A$7.6M4
Gather 11/2010Series E$2.4M4
ConnectEdu 11/2010Series D$7M1
New Relic 10/2010Series C$10M4
Business Insider 7/2010Series D$3M5
Pandora Media 6/2010Series E2
Vox Media 7/2009Series B$8M4
Gather 6/2009Series D$5.3M5
Fancy 6/2009Angel$2M3
Business Insider 5/2009Series C$2.7M2
Vox Media 1/2009Venture Round$5M2
Selectable Media 11/2008Series B$2.57M2
Vox Media 10/2008Venture Round3
Northern Power Systems 9/2008Series C$37M2
CityVoter 9/2008Series B$2.6M2
BitGravity 8/2008Series A$2.5M2
Fon 4/2008Series C€6M6
Ning by Glam Media 4/2008Series D$60M1
The Climate Corporation 10/2007Series A$12.6M6
Meez 9/2007Series C$5.4M3
RotoHog 8/2007Series A$6M5
Cartoon Doll Emporium 7/2007Series A1
PayScale 7/2007Series C$10.3M7
Brightcove 1/2007Series C$59.5M11
Spot Runner 10/2006Series B$40M10
Gather 12/2005Series B$6.75M3
eJamming 10/2005Series A$1.69M3
Indeed 8/2005Series A$5M3
Cellerant Therapeutics 5/2005Series B$16M4
MusicGremlin 2/2005Series B$8.6M1
MusicGremlin 12/2003Series A$3M1



  1. Eyeing International Growth, Stripe Raises $80M From Founders Fund, Khosla And Sequoia At A $1.75B Valuation ( [edit]
  2. WealthTouch Closes Growth Capital Round ( [edit]
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  4. IfOnly Raises $12M Series A Funding ( [edit]
  5. Minted Raises $41M in Series C Financing ( [edit]
  6. NumberFour De-Cloaks In Berlin With A $38M Series A, Europe’s Biggest To Date ( [edit]
  7. PresenceLearning Raises $8M To Connect Students With Speech And Occupational Therapists ( [edit]
  8. Nextdoor Closes $21.6 Million In New Series B Funding To Take Its Neighborhood-Focused Social Network Global ( [edit]
  9. Another Big Enterprise Deal As New Relic Raises $80M And Eyes IPO To Extend App Monitoring Service ( [edit]
  10. VC Funding: Q1 2013 [edit]
  11. ConnectEDU Picks Up $9.5M for Online Education Software ( [edit]
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  13. TrackVia Raises $7.1 Million Series B To Democratize App Development ( [edit]
  14. With $1.3M In Funding, Private Photo-Sharing Service Familiar Replaces Screensavers & Digital Picture Frames ( [edit]
  15. EdSurge Nabs $400K From Washington Post, NewSchools To Be A Resource For All Things EdTech ( [edit]
  16. Nextdoor, the social network for neighbors, raises $18.6 million to help Americans stop bowling alone ( [edit]
  17. Evernote Raises $70M At A $1B Valuation To Prep For An IPO, And The Next 100 Years ( [edit]
  18. Struq Secures $8.5 million From Reed Elsevier, Pentech, Allen & Co ( [edit]
  19. Path Announces $30M+ Round Of Funding, Investors Include Sir Richard Branson ( [edit]
  20. TaskRabbit Gets $17.8M For “Aggressive” Expansion, Wants To Grow Internationally And Beyond ( [edit]
  21. Cloud App Management Platform New Relic Raises $15M From DAG, Benchmark ( [edit]
  22. IVP Leads $7 Million Investment In Business Insider ( [edit]
  23. Comment 0 inShare44 Car Price Comparison Company TrueCar Raises $200M+, Gears Up For IPO ( [edit]
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  25. WeatherBill Brings in $42M From Google, Khosla ( [edit]
  26. PDF Icon CashStar Raises $5 Million to Support Rapid Growth in Digital Gifting and Incentives Industry ( [edit]
  27. Personal Closes $7.6M Series A Round of Financing ( [edit]
  28. Gather Raises $2.4 Million, Makes Demand Media-Esque Pivot ( [edit]
  29. ConnectEDU Lands $7 Million For Online College And Career Planning Platform ( [edit]
  30. New Relic Gets Another $10M, Proves SaaS Profitability ( [edit]
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  32. Pandora Raises Its Fifth Funding Round ( [edit]
  33. Updated: Sports Blog Site SBNation Gets $8 Million More, From Comcast And Others ( [edit]
  34. NPR-Audience-Heavy Social Network Raises $5.3 Million ( [edit]
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  36. Business Insider, SAI's Parent, Closes Third Round; Round Around $5 Million ( [edit]
  37. SB Nation Got $5 Million In Funding For Sports Blogs ( [edit]
  38. Nabbr nabs $2.6M for social network marketing ( [edit]
  39. Tech leaders back sports blog network ( [edit]
  40. Northern Power parent Wind Power Holdings LLC raises in excess of $50 million. ( [edit]
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