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Nylas

Nylas

A company offering a communications platform allows developers to quickly build features that connect to every email, calendar, and contacts provider in the world.

Nylas is a company offering a communications platform allows developers to quickly build features that connect to every email, calendar, and contacts provider in the world that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2013 by Christine Spang, Gleb Polyakov, and Michael Grinich. Nylas offers an email API, calendar API, and a contacts API. The company claims their API platform can connect applications with every email, calendar, and contacts provider in the world. Notable customers using Nylas include: Comcast, HubSpot, Hyundai, LogMeIn, SparkPost, Lever, Pipedrive, News Corp, FreshWorks, AdRoll, Clio, EllieMae, and Ceridian.

Funding

Seed

On July 7, 2014 Nylas announced raising $2 million in seed funding from Betaworks.

Series A

On January 27, 2015 Nylas announced raising $8 million in series A funding from Formation 8 (lead investor), SV Angel, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Fuel Capital, Data Collective DCVC, Augusta Investments LLC, Armando Mann, and Adeyemi Ajao. On December 20, 2017 Nylas announced raising an additional $4 million in series A funding from 8VC (lead investor), Tuesday Capital, Rubicon Venture Capital, Great Oaks Venture Capital, and Armando Mann.

Series B

On August 22, 2018 Nylas announced raising $16 million in series B funding from Spark Capital (lead investor), Slack Fund, ScaleUP Ventures, Rubicon Ventures, Industry Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital, 8VC, and John Chambers.

Timeline

August 2018

Nylas raises a $16,000,000 series B round from Rubicon Venture Capital, Industry Ventures, John Chambers, Great Oaks Venture Capital, ScaleUP Ventures, Slack Fund, Spark Capital and 8VC.

People

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Role
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Adeyemi Ajao

Investor

Andrew Romans

Investor

Armando Mann

Investor

Ben Gotow

Employee

Christine Spang

Founder

Daniel Manesh

Employee

Dave Fetterman

Advisor

Deva Santiago

Advisor

Evan Morikawa

Employee

Gleb Polyakov

Employee

Greg Brockman

Investor

Halla Moore

Employee

Henry McNamara

Investor

Jeff Arnold

Investor

Jeremy Price

Employee

Karim Hamidou

Employee

Katja Younes

Employee

Kevin Webb

Investor

Kristina Oh

Employee

Lou Kaileh

Employee

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