Business Term Sheet — Thursday, October 11 Published 2 months ago on October 11, 2018 By Frank Couper Share Tweet • Snowflake Computing, a San Mateo, Calif.-based data warehouse built for the cloud, raised $450 million in funding at a $3.5 billion valuation. Sequoia Capital led the round, and was joined by investors including Altimeter Capital, Capital One Growth Ventures, ICONIQ Capital, Madrona Venture Group, Redpoint Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Wing Ventures, and Meritech Capital. • SmileDirectClub, a Nashville, Tenn.-based developer of at-home invisible teeth alignment products, raised $380 million in funding at a $3.2 billion valuation. Clayton, Dubilier & Rice led the round, and was joined by investors including Kleiner Perkins and Spark Capital. • Allbirds, a San Francisco-based footwear startup, raised $50 million in funding. Investors include T. Rowe Price, Fidelity and Tiger Global Management. • Demisto, a Cupertino, Calif.-based provider of a security operations platform, raised $43 million in Series C funding. Greylock Partners led the round, and was joined by investors including Accel Partners and ClearSky Security. • CNEX Labs Inc, a San Jose, Calif.-based developer of a transformative architecture for solid state drive controllers, raised more than $23 million in Series D funding. Dell Technologies Capital led the round. • Once Upon a Farm, a Berkeley, Calif.-based provider of organic, cold-pressed baby food, applesauce and smoothies, raised $20 million in Series B funding. CAVU Venture Partners led the round. • Total Expert, an Eden Prairie, Minn.-based fintech software pioneer powering the marketing behind billions in lender and banker revenue, raised $20 million in Series B funding. Emergence Capital led the round, and was joined by investors including Rally Ventures and Arthur Ventures. • Cardialen Inc, a Minneapolis-based medical device company, raised $17 million in Series B funding. RiverVest Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by investors including Qiming Venture Partners, HBM Healthcare Investments and Cultivation Capital. • Kahoot!, an Oslo, Norway-based interactive game-based learning platform, raised 126.5 million Norwegian kroner (~$15.4 million) at a valuation of 2.55 billion kroner (~$300 million). Datum AS led the round. • GoWork, an Indonesia-based coworking space provider, raised $10 million in Series A funding. Gobi Partners and Indonesian Paradise Property led the round. • Pipedrive Inc, a New York and Tallinn-based provider of sales pipeline software, raised $10 million in Series C funding from Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners. • Foundry College, a San Francisco-based online school focused on teaching middle skills to working adults, raised $6 million in funding. The investor was Learn Capital. • Paladin Cyber, a San Francisco-based provider of cyber protection services for small and medium businesses, raised $3.6 million in seed funding. Lightbank led the round, and was joined by investors including Aquiline Technology Growth, Haystack, Argo Ventures, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Ground Up Ventures, Hemi Ventures, Sutardja Ventures and Y Combinator. • Lumenari, a Lexington, Ky.-based provider of LED phosphors for LCD displays, raised $3 million in Series A funding. Investors include TJ Rodgers, Jeremy Blank, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund and Hanover Partners. • Shujinko, a Seattle-based developer of cloud solutions, raised $2.8 million in funding. Investors include Unusual Ventures, Defy, Vulcan Capital, PSL Ventures and Vas Ventures. • Mission Secure Inc, a Charlottesville, Va.-based control system cybersecurity company, raised Series A funding of an undisclosed amount. Energy Innovation Capital and Chevron Technology Ventures led the round. • My Ally, a San Jose, Calif.-based AI-powered candidate experience platform, raised Series A funding of an undisclosed amount. Storm Ventures led the round, and was joined by investors including Eileses Capital, Firebolt Ventures and Gokul Rajaram. • VitaCup, Inc, a San Diego, Calif.-based maker of functionally infused coffee and tea products, raised funding of an undisclosed amount. Investors include North Castle Partners and First Beverage Ventures. 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