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We Are Colony closes $2m seed round

Congratulations to We Are Colony, the VoD streaming platform for special and exclusive film content, for closing its round of funding after raising a $2m seed round. 

Investors include Firestartr as well as New York media VC fund Archer Gray, Essex Innovation, and angel investors. 

Firestartr leads Urban Massage funding round

Firestartr has led a round of funding into Urban Massage, a platform powering on-demand beauty and wellness services ("Uber for massage"). The round was completed alongside existing investors Passion Capital, new investors Samos and Felix Capital, and a number of angels. It was announced on June 2nd in Techcrunch. raises $2.2m for its "integration marketplace" has raised a seed round of $2.2m, which it will use to continue to build out its product as well as partnerships in Silicon Valley.

The round was led by True Ventures, with participation from Redpoint Ventures and Angelpad, and builds on the previous $600,000 angel round in which Firestartr participated.