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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 Great Oaks Venture Capital, Slack Fund, Spark Capital, Industry Ventures, 8VC, John Chambers, Rubicon Venture Capital and ScaleUP Ventures.

People

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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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