Walkbase, the Helsinki-based marketing optimisation platform for brick & mortar retailers, announced that it has reached an agreement to raise €3 million in Series A funding from SBT Venture Capital and Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, former CEO of Nokia. Walkbase will invest the funds in strengthening its sales, marketing and customer-insight teams, as well as accelerating its growth strategy to become the leading marketing optimisation platform for omni-channel retail in EMEA and Russia.
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Just a few short months ago, Andrew Stalbow, formerly in charge of partnerships, licensing, animation and distribution at Rovio, and Petri Jarvilehto, Rovio’s former EVP of Games, announced a new mobile gaming venture called Seriously. According to the Tech Crunch article about the company’s launch, “the major difference between Seriously and Rovio is that Seriously is taking a hard line on free to play mobile games, and banking everything on the entertainment experience that follows, whether it be merchandise, movies, TV series’, etc.”
Yesterday the company just received a serious boost as it announced it had received $2.35M in seed funding from Los Angeles-based Upfront Ventures (formerly GRP) andSunstone Capital, a Danish company. The company plans to announce new hires in the next months and begin launching games next year.
For the full article about the investment, click here.
Many of the event participants stopped at Dream Broker interview stand to tell about their business.
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