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Lucy: Have you grabbed tickets for BostonFest on August 9th at The Lawn on D? Don’t miss out on our Early Bird ticket deal ending TOMORROW, July 7, at 5PM. Tickets won’t be $20 for much longer!

Lucy: Alright, with Dylan and KG on vacation, I’ll “supply both sides of the conversation,” as I do on my private Slack channel.

Today, Upserve is adding a new investor to its collection of supporters. The top-funded startup in Rhode Island announced that Vista Equity Partners has made an undisclosed investment in the restaurant analytics software company, which has already secured $40.5M in funding from big-name backers (including LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman).

The day before the release, I spoke with founder and CEO of Upserve Angus Davis, who declined to disclose the amount of the capital investment. “We thought it’s more relevant to talk about the specifics of our customer growth,” Davis told me, later adding that the Upserve’s platform includes more than $11B in annual transaction volume.

In his previous interview with Dylan, Davis had declined to provide the company’s revenue numbers as well. This time, he commented that Upserve is looking to scale the business “from mid-eight figures of revenue today, to nine figures of revenue.”

Davis added they will continue investing in building the product capabilities, looking at M&A opportunities and growing the size of the team. A number of new hiring offers will be made specifically at the company’s Providence HQ, which already hosts around two-thirds of Upserve employees. Read more: Undisclosed Investment From Vista Could Help Upserve Hit 9-Figure Revenue

Lucy: An OvaScience shareholder claims in a federal lawsuit that board members at the Waltham-based company awarded themselves exorbitant pay packages even as the firm suffered steep losses, BBJ reported today. According to the complaint, the “excessive and improper compensation” was awarded between 2014 and 2016.

On a separate note, we can start compiling the list of the Boston tech M&A in July. Xconomy confirmed that Terrafugia, a Boston-area company that has been working on flying cars since 2006, is being acquired by Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, an automotive manufacturer based in China. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

Lucy: Two big moves to report today:

— After over 18 years, David Belson – author of The State of the Internet report – has left Akamai to join Oracle. As Belson wrote on his LinkedIn profile, he will join Kyle YorkDavid Allen and the team at Oracle Cloud “working with them to drive thought leadership through insights from their rich set of Internet performance and connectivity data, as well as participating in edge strategy efforts, identifying how to deliver edge services to complement Oracle Cloud’s native compute and storage capabilities.”

— For one person arriving at Oracle, another one is leaving. Quick Base, the platform for app-enabled business, today announced it has hired Dan Freund as senior VP of sales. Freund ended his 17-year tenure at Oracle as Group VP,according to his LinkedIn profile.

Lucy: CannaKorp, the Stoneham-based startup that has earned the title of “Keurig for weed,” has raised $411K in an equity offering, according to a new Form D. The company was looking to raise $2M, according to the same SEC document.

Lucy: To honor National French Fry Day, ezCater is hosting an “Eat & Greet” event at its HQ on Arch Street next Thursday, July 13. Here’s the online form to register.

And the following Thursday, July 20, Wayfair is hosting a “Testing on Tap” event with creatives, product managers and engineers to test and share feedback on some beta features and applications the company is rolling out.Tickets can be purchased online until July 17.