It's not everyday that my hometown shows up in VentureSource, so I had to repost this:
SMARTSYNCH (JACKSON, MS) RAISES $20 MILLION IN SERIES E — Industry: Vertical Market Applications Software —
Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment led a $20 million round of series E financing for SmartSynch. Other round investors included Siemens Venture Capital, Beacon Group, and OPG Ventures, Innovation Valley Partners, Endeavor Capital Management, GulfSouth Capital, Southern Farm Bureau, and Battelle Ventures. SmartSynch provides smart metering solutions to the energy and utility industry.
SmartSynch’s solutions provide utility companies and their customers with the unprecedented power to take control of their resource usage. SmartSynch’s core product delivers actionable intelligence from electricity meters via public wireless networks and the Internet.