Mercaris Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 15


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Mercaris General Information


Operator of a subscription-based market data service and online trading platform intended to offer up-to-date and accurate information on the organic and non-GMO commodities marketplaces. The company's platform offers monthly and yearly subscriptions to a variety of reports that track, compare, and forward prices of organic grain and dairy markets to producers, elevators, mills, manufacturers, and retailers, enabling users to obtain a set of information tools that assist in business planning, strategic decision-making, reduce transaction costs and decreasing financial risk.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Financial Software
Business/Productivity Software
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 9466 Georgia Avenue
  • Suite 1112
  • Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

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Mercaris Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
10. Merger/Acquisition 27-Jun-2023 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series A1) 16-Apr-2020 00.000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series A) 16-Jul-2019 000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Grant 06-Apr-2017 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Accelerator/Incubator 25-Jan-2017 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series A) 20-Sep-2016 00000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Grant 07-May-2015 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 30-Sep-2014 00.00 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 10-Oct-2013 $800K $1.58M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Nov-2012 $780K $780K Completed Startup
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Mercaris Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Mercaris Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Media and Information Services (B2B)
Silver Spring, MD
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Calgary, Canada
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Mercaris Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bushel Venture Capital-Backed Fargo, ND 000 00000 0000000000 00000
Combyne (Media and Information Services B2B) Formerly VC-backed Calgary, Canada 00 00.00 000000&0 00.00
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Mercaris Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kellee James Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Michel Kunz Director of Engineering
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Mercaris Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Mercaris Former Investors (20)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Benjamin Garber Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
BioMaryland Center Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Black Enterprise Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CME Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Closed Loop Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Mercaris Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
The Exchangery 06-Nov-2012 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
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Mercaris FAQs

  • When was Mercaris founded?

    Mercaris was founded in 2012.

  • Who is the founder of Mercaris?

    Kellee James and Chris Duesing are the founders of Mercaris.

  • Who is the CEO of Mercaris?

    Kellee James is the CEO of Mercaris.

  • Where is Mercaris headquartered?

    Mercaris is headquartered in Silver Spring, MD.

  • What is the size of Mercaris?

    Mercaris has 15 total employees.

  • What industry is Mercaris in?

    Mercaris’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Mercaris a private or public company?

    Mercaris is a Private company.

  • What is Mercaris’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Mercaris is 00000.

  • How much funding has Mercaris raised over time?

    Mercaris has raised $11.4M.

  • Who are Mercaris’s investors?

    Benjamin Garber, BioMaryland Center, Black Enterprise, CME Ventures, and Closed Loop Capital are 5 of 20 investors who have invested in Mercaris.

  • Who are Mercaris’s competitors?

    Bushel and Combyne (Media and Information Services B2B) are competitors of Mercaris.

  • When was Mercaris acquired?

    Mercaris was acquired on 27-Jun-2023.

  • Who acquired Mercaris?

    Mercaris was acquired by Argus Media.

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