San Francisco-based SalesHero, which provides an AI-powered sales assistant, announced it has raised $4.5 million in seed funding from Baidu Ventures, CometLabs and CherryVentures. Signals Venture Capital, an enterprise-focused fund investor based in Berlin, also participated in the round. The company was founded last year by CEO Stefan Groschupf, former CEO and founder of Datameer.
SalesHero also announced that Deborah Hopkins, founder and CEO of Citi Ventures, and Donald Farmer, principle at Treehive Strategies, have joined as independent advisers.
Source: Company announcement