Firm will use new funds to improve app for technicians
UpKeep Technologies Inc., the Westwood-based work-order management software developer, said it has raised $36 million in a Series B, bringing the company’s total funding to $48.8 million.
Usage and time spent rise sharply across most pay and free games
Gaming companies, already a nimble bunch, are adapting and even thriving in a Covid-19 world.
Social video platform taps entertainment veteran
Kevin Mayer, a longtime Walt Disney Co. executive, has left the company to become chief executive of TikTok, the rapidly growing short-video platform owned by Chinese startup ByteDance Ltd.
Startup secures $10 million to expand ecommerce tool
Santa Monica-based ecommerce startup Tapcart Inc. has raised $10 million in a Series A round led by San Francisco-based SignalFire.
Scalable system is designed to cut costs of on-orbit work
Motiv Space Systems Inc., a Pasadena-based space motion control and robotics company, has developed a modular robotic arm system that can perform on-orbit assembly and satellite servicing tasks.
Car leasing startup hires former XOJet executive
Fair Financial Corp., a Santa Monica-based car leasing and financing provider backed by SoftBank Vision Fund, has named Bradley Stewart as the company’s new chief executive.
Startup’s packages build client relationships
Finli Inc., a downtown-based fintech startup, is adapting to the Covid-19 crisis by helping its customers adapt.
Departure of CEO comes after company closes $1.3 billion purchase of Saba
Cornerstone OnDemand Inc., the Santa Monica-based talent management software developer, said founder and Chief Executive Adam Miller will step down and transition to co-chairman, effective June 15.
Agency expands contract for SLS rocket engines
Rocket propulsion manufacturer Aerojet Rocketdyne Inc., a subsidiary of El Segundo-based Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc., was awarded a $1.79 billion follow-on contract by NASA to manufacture engines.
Acquisition of satellite firm will improve production
Rocket Lab USA Inc., a Long Beach-based space systems company, has acquired Canadian satellite hardware manufacturer Sinclair Interplanetary.