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Rojo Networks  Acquired by Six Apart (2006  amount undisclosed )

795 Folsom St., First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
(415)-848-2468
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Team

Management: Ojvind Bernander (Sr. Software Engineer);  Andrew Bunner (Director of Engineering);  James O’Rourke (Software Engineer)
Outside board: Thomas Gieselmann (BV Capital) Chad Herrin (TPG Growth) Ronald C Conway (Angel Investors LP funds);  Dave Whorton (TPG Growth)
Advisory board: Marc L Andreessen (Opsware) Kahle Brewster (Alexa Internet);  Mark Graham (iVillage.com VP Technology);  Susan Mernit (5ive Partner);  Artie Wu (Vividence Chairman)
Company

Business description: Rojo Networks is pioneering a new way for people who consume media online to discover, organize, and share the broadest range of dynamic content ever available on the Internet. Rojo takes the growing wealth of RSS and Atom feeds published by web sites, blogs, discussion boards and various corporations and gives the user choice and control of all of these in one place. Rojo lets consumers customize content for themselves and recommends stories personalized to their interests. Rojo's community features enable readers to easily share what they are reading with their friends and collegaues. Rojo also licenses services for publishers and bloggers to better serve the expanding audience for content feeds.
Capital

Rounds: 1
Recent fundings: Oct 2004
Capital raised: 3.5M
Last Round: 3.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Six Apart (2006  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: BV CapitalTPG Growth;  Investors LP funds
Angels/other VCs: Marc L Andreessen (Opsware);  Ronald C Conway

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Overview
Record updated: Mar 2006
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2003
Rounds: 1
Recent fundings: Oct 2004
Capital raised: 3.5M
Last Round: 3.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Six Apart (2006  amount undisclosed )