SparkPost raises $180M


Columbia, Md.-based email optimization and analytics platform company SparkPost has raised $180 million from LLR Partners, NewSpring Capital and PNC Bank.

SparkPost customers include Zillow, The New York Times,, Adobe, Rakuten, and Zynga, according to a statement by the company. SparkPost says it delivers nearly 40% of all commercial email in the world – 4-5 trillion sends annually.

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