Organization: Flagship Ventures

Tira Wireless raises US$13 million

Toronto-based Tira Wireless has secured US$13 million in series C financing to expand its software platform for mobile content deployment. It is one of several jumpstarted by early-stage investors Brightspark Ventures (R$, October 27/03). Brightspark participated in the latest financing along with Lehman Ventures, Flagship Ventures and Export Development Canada. Tira’s Jump platform lowers the…

Canadian VC investing in Chantry Networks

Ventures West is leading an $11-million second round private equity financing in Boston-based Chantry Networks, a developer of routed wireless networking technology. The syndicated financing includes Flagship Ventures, Primaxis Technology Ventures and the recently merged Venture Coaches/Skypoint Capital. Chantry has offices in Chicago, Denver, Toronto, New York and San Francisco….