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BlueKite  Acquired by Xoom (2014 $ 15,000,000 )

51 Federal Street #401
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
(415)-369-3700
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

CEO: Robin A Abrams (6/01)
Finance: Jim Thompson
Technology: Doron Ben-Yehezkel
Sales/Marketing: Glen Stancil
Former Employees: David Cox Eric Colard
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Francis Chen (2M Invest);  Chris Gibbons (TPG Growth);  Bill Hipp (2M Invest);  Craig Jorgens (TPG Growth);  David Savage (DigMedia CEO) Willa Seldon (Viridion Capital)
Company

Business description: BlueKite offers a unique spectrum and bandwidth optimization software platform that allows network operators to achieve greater speed and capacity from existing second generation wireless networks.
Customers include: OnmiSky;  Swisscom Mobile;  Terecel
Partners include: MicrosoftSprint;  BT Cellnet;  Sprint PCS
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Aug 2000
Capital raised: 48.0M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Acquired by Xoom (2014 $ 15,000,000 )
VCs include: Axiom Venture PartnersTPG GrowthRobertson Stephens;  2M Invest;  Bayview 2000

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Overview
Record updated: Dec 2002
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1997
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Aug 2000
Capital Raised: 48.0M
Last Round: amount undisclosed
Ownership: Acquired by Xoom (2014 $ 15,000,000 )