Shaker Raises $15 Million

Posted Oct 9, 2011

Shaker is a virtual world startup based in Israel that has raised $15 million in a new round of funding. This round was led by Menlo Ventures’ Shervin Pishevar. Michael Arrington’s CrunchFund was already an investor in Shaker and they also participated in this round. Shaker was the champion at TechCrunch’s Disrupt conference.

Some of Shaker’s other investors includes Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Troy Carter, and Rami Beracha (Pitango). Shaker was founded in Israel and recently opened an office in San Francisco. Shaker was started by Ofer Rundstein, Yonatan Maor, and Gad Maor.