Bay Area companies line up to go public in 2015 – Box – 1/12

Bay Area companies line up to go public in 2015 – Box – 1/12


Bay Area companies line up to go public in 2015 – Box – 1/12

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Box, $250 million

This is the one that is most watched among Bay Area IPOs that have been officially disclosed. The Los Altos company led by CEO Aaron Levie disclosed its plans late in March and looked ready to pull the trigger until cloud software company stocks hit a rough patch. Founded: 2005. Funding: $431 million. Biggest shareholders: Draper Fisher Jurvetson (25.5 percent); US Venture Partners (13 percent); General Atlantic (8.4 percent); Scale Venture Partners (7.4 percent); Bessemer Venture Partners (5.6 percent) and Meritech Capital Partners (5.1 percent).