Oregon venture capital off to fast start

Oregon venture capital off to fast start

Oregon startups raised more investment capital in the first quarter of 2013 than in any first quarter since 2000.

Seven companies raised $70.4 million altogether, according to the numbers compiled by the NVCA’s MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Most of the venture money came from just two Portland deals -- $30 million raised by software startup Puppet Labs in January, and $25 million that mobile app developer Urban Airship raised the following month.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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