During a recent interview with New York based startup GroupMe, I asked cofounders Steve Martocci and Jared Hecht how much funding they’d secured and whether or not that $30 million valuation rumor was legit.
As you can imagine, they didn’t confirm. But here’s an update! The New York based startup has secured over $10 million in funding from a number of big name investors including Khosla Ventures, General Catalyst, and First Round Capital.
From their blog:
"And with all the wonderful things that have happened on our journey so far, we’re thrilled to announce that we just closed a $10.6m Series B round of financing"
It’s safe to say we’ll be hearing more from these guys. Here’s our interview with the cofounders: