Weekly Refresh: COTA is Moving Its HQ to Boston to Hire Top Talent

by Sophie Kalt
August 5, 2019

 

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Dynatrace goes public, at an evaluation of $4.5 billion. The Waltham, MA-based company sold 35.6 million shares at the final price of $16 a share. Dynatrace's AI software manages and optimizes a variety of web and non-web applications. [Crunchbase]

Jobble raised $11 million to grow the “gig economy.” Jobble helps babysitters, freelancers, delivery people and others find on-demand jobs easily through their platform, which connects workers with talent seekers. The latest funding will be used to hire in sales, marketing and tech stack roles. [Built In Boston]

Health data center, COTA is moving its HQ to Boston from New York. According to the Boston Globe, COTA plans to move all 70 employees to the tech hub and increase their team to over 100 employees. COTA chose Boston due to its high talent pool and cheaper living conditions. [Boston Globe]

Sense raised $10 million for their smart device. Sense’s smart device connect to your smartphone to provide more efficient and cost-effective appliance usage. The company is partnering with major companies like Schneider Electric, and the fresh funds will be put toward more business partnerships. [Built In Boston]

Connected2Fiber snags $5.3 million. The cloud based company provides a location-based network to sellers and buyers. Connected2Fiber plans to use the funding to invest in product development. [Press Release]

Logz.io’s has a sleek new Seaport office. The analytics platform, which helps engineers build better software, has changed offices and plans to double their headcount this year. [Press Release]

BostInno announced its “Coolest Companies” roster. Some Beantown companies names included Cengage, Flywire and America’s Test Kitchen. [BostInno]

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