GetMyPeon raises $250,000 Mumbai based errand-running service GetMyPeon has raised seed funding worth $250,000 from undisclosed sources. The company will use the funds to invest in backend and frontend technology infrastructure, vehicles, field executive hires, its mobile platform and geographical expansion. In April, GetMyPeon expanded its operations to Thane and Vashi, while accepting orders via WhatsApp and Twitter. GetMyPeon had then planned to expand to Pune and Bangalore in the later part of this year, though no specific timeline had been mentioned. It claims to have over a 1,000 clients in Mumbai, Vashi and Thane. It offers services like food delivery, personnel tasks and concierge among same day delivery and others. **** Stayglad raises angel funding Mobile marketplace for beauty services Stayglad has raised an undisclosed amount of angel funding from a group of investors which include Tracxn Labs and Sahil Barua, cofounder of Delhivery. The company plans was founded a month ago by Prateek Jain, Shashank Gupta and Kavish Desai. Currently operating in Bangalore, it plans to expand to other cities as well as release its app. StayGlad claims that its beauty services are a regular and repeat business and it plans to add styling and get ready quick services. It currently offers beauty, styling and get-ready services at a user’s house from beauty professionals. **** Zimmber raises $400,000 from InMobi founders and others Zimmber, a hyperlocal home solutions company, has raised funding worth $400,000 from investors including Naveen Tiwari, Mohit Saxena and Amit Gupta, who are all cofounders…
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