Madrona Venture Group Invests $6 Million Into BuddyTV

Posted Apr 15, 2008

Seattle, Wash.-based, BuddyTV is a television information social network slash listings site slash game site.  BuddyTV has a large number of users constantly reading their TV show ratings, interviews, etc.  BuddyTV recently raised $6 million Series B funding from Madrona Venture Group.  The company previously raised $2.8 million from Gemstar-TV Guide around July 2007.

BuddyTV lists top shows for all you idiot box addicts.  Top shows include The Amazing Race, America’s Next Top Model, American Idol, Big Brother, Desparate Housewives, Heroes, Step It Up And Dance, Flavor Of Love, etc.  Each of these shows contain the aforementioned features.

Other companies that Madrona Venture Group invested in includes Amazon,, VacationSpot, Sharebuilder, Photoworks, Farecast, PayScale, and TripHub.

Information Source:
[1] TechCrunch: BuddyTV Raises $6 Million From Madrona Venture Group by Jason Kincaid