Big news from a former Distinctive Brands holding. If you haven't heard of Mattermark you will soon. CEO Danielle Morrill and her 27-person team are bringing science to the startup scene and helping VCs make better investment decisions. In 18 months, they've gone from 9 paying customers and $4,491/month in revenue to 500 customers and $200,000/month. And they've just completed a $6.5 million Series A round of funding led by Foundry Group. Catch the full story at Pando Daily.