CropZilla, a crop-planning software startup headquartered in Columbus, has raised $800,000 toward a potential $1.5 million round.

Mason-based startup Genetesis landed $1.2 million in seed funding from a group of investors that includes CincyTech and billionaire Mark Cuban.

MacroPoint, a Cleveland-based developer of automated location tracking software, raised $44 million in funding from Susquehanna Growth Equity.

Global Heating Technologies, a Cincinnati startup that has developed a flameless heating technology, has raised $25 million from a local investor.

Nexosis Inc., a data analytics startup based in Columbus has closed a $5 million seed round.

Cincinnati-based music tech startup Soundstr has secured $1.1 million in seed financing from investors that include entertainment data and technology companies Gracenote and Accelerant.

Emanate Wireless, a Cleveland-based developer of Healthcare IT solutions, has raised a total of $1.5 million in angel funding.

Cincinnati-based startup advocacy group, Cintrifuse announced its investment in Silicon Valley’s Bullpen Capital. The Cintrifuse Syndicate Fund made the investment, which is expected to create and strengthen relationships between Cincinnati’s startup community and Silicon Valley’s investors.