Local Market Launch Closes $1 Million Funding Round, Led by Rincon Venture Partners
Veteran Internet executives Jim Zarley and Steve Umberger participate and join the company’s board of directors.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Local Market Launch, has secured $1 million in new funding, led by existing investor Rincon Venture Partners, with participation by Jim Zarley, executive chairman, Conversant (formerly ValueClick); and Steve Umberger, former EVP of marketing for ValueClick, investor in Highway Technologies and IBM veteran. With this new financing, Zarley joins Umberger on the board.
(The funds will enable Local Market Launch to scale the company in response to market demand for its local search and business listings management solutions, and continue to grow local media channel partnerships for its partner-branded platform.