Ranker Raises $1.3 Million In Series A

Posted Apr 7, 2011

Ranker is a consumer web services company that has raised $1.3 million in Series A funding led by Tim Draper. Other investors that are participating in this round include Rincon Venture Partners, Newport Coast Investments, Gil Elbaz, Pasadena Angels, and Siemer Venture Capital. Ranker uses lists to provide answers to questions to users, such as “what are the best beers from around the world?” Visitors can vote or rank the lists. Ranker had raised $1.8 million in two seed funding rounds with participation from several angel investors and Ranker founder and CEO Clark Benson. [TechCrunch]