Board VC/PE backed Companies

Velicept Therapeutics adds Cory Freedland to its Board along with raising additional $15m Series B financing led by Samsara BioCapital

– USA, PA – Velicept Therapeutics, a privately-held clinical stage pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of best-in-class compounds for the treatment of urological and gastrointestinal disorders, announced today it has closed on the expansion of a Series B financing bringing an additional $15 million to support completion of the two ongoing Phase 2b studies, as well as Phase 3 enabling work.… => Read full post

Numerify adds Nick Pianim to its Board along with raising $27.5m financing led by DAG Ventures

– USA, CA – Numerify, a provider of AI-powered IT Business Analytics, today announced it closed a $27.5 million funding round led by DAG Ventures, with support from existing investors including Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, and Tenaya Capital.… => Read full post

Aerospace Resource Group welcomes Jim Martin as new CEO

– USA, FL –  Aerospace Resource Group announced that Jim Martin is taking an expanded role with the Company as Chief Executive Officer.… => Read full post

Affinity Gaming appoints Tony Rodio as CEO

– USA, NV –   Affinity Gaming today announced that Anthony (“Tony”) Rodio has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

Z Capital Partners, the private equity management arm of Z Capital Group, closed its take-private acquisition of Affinity in 2017.… => Read full post

Refuge Biotechnologies appoints Scott Smith to its Board of Directors

– USA, CA –  Refuge Biotechnologies, Inc., a synthetic biology company developing intelligent cell therapeutics for cancer immunotherapy, today announced the appointment of Scott Smith to the company’s board of directors.… => Read full post