Redbeacon Gets $7.4M

San Mateo-based Redbeacon, an online service for booking local appointments and services, said this week that it has raised $7.4M in a Series A funding. The funding came from Mayfield Fund and Venrock. As part of the funding, the firm said it has added Raj Kapoor of Mayfield and Brian Ascher of Venrock to its board of directors. The firm said the move would help it scale up its engineering and marketing teams, beyond its current services in the San Francisco Bay Area. More information »