CityVoter.com Raises $2.6 Million For Local Poll Voting
CityVoter.com is user-generated website that is driven by users voting and submitting items to be voted upon. Such as what is the best restaurant in Detroit. CityVoter has recently raised $2.6 million in Series B. Allen & Company and Dace Ventures participated in this round of funding. Through this round of funding, Curt Viebranz (former CEO of Tacoda), Bradley Wechsler (co-CEO of IMAX), and Vivi Nevo joined the Board of CityVoter.
CityVoter works with FOX, Gazette Communications, Hearst-Argyle, McGraw-Hill, and Post-Newsweek to integrate into social media. CityVoter started in 2005 in Cambridge, MA.
“We are thrilled to be working with Allen & Co and our other investors,” stated Joshua Walker, CityVoter.com founder/CEO. “This group brings rich media experience to CityVoter.com. With these trusted advisors, we are well positioned to accelerate our growth and realize our vision.”This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry