VC-backed Tablesets adds WeddingChannel.com co-founder to advisory board


Tablesets, which is backed by PeopleFund, has appointed Raj Dhaka, co-founder of WeddingChannel.com, to its advisory board. Based in Miami, Tablesets is an online retailer for all things tabletop.

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NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — tablesets (www.tablesets.com) announced today that Raj Dhaka, Co-Founder of WeddingChannel.com, has joined the company as a member of its Advisory Board.
Tablesets is an online retail platform for all things tabletop that connects people seeking extraordinary dining, table setting and entertaining ideas with its expert community of tablesetters.
Raj is the Co-Founder of WeddingChannel.com, the #1 wedding and gift registry site, and served as its President for three years and as a Director for nine years. After WeddingChannel was acquired by XO Group in 2006, Raj served as CEO of Family Skills, a platform for online support groups focused on family matters and health conditions.
Diego Fernandez, Co-Founder and CEO of tablesets said, “This is a very exciting time for us at tablesets as we prepare to officially launch our platform. Raj’s expertise in every area of building and operating an online portal will help us scale our business. Additionally, his experience in the wedding industry will be invaluable to tablesets. We are fortunate to benefit from Raj’s wealth of knowledge.”
“Tablesets is changing the game in the table decor and entertaining space,” Raj said. “I look forward to working with the tablesets team as we create a dynamic marketplace that will bring together what is now a fragmented space,” he concluded.
About tablesets:
Established in 2014, tablesets is an online retailer for all things tabletop. Tablesets provides customers with a dynamic interface powered by a community of experts that greatly enhances the experience of purchasing tabletop items online while providing a marketplace for brands and independent retailers from around the world. Based in Miami, Florida, with a retail location and operations in Huntington, New York, tablesets is backed by venture capital firm PeopleFund and by leading industry pioneers. Please visit www.tablesets.com for more information.

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