EdgeCast Gets $6M

EdgeCast Networks, a Los Angeles-based content delivery network company, has secured $6 million in Series B financing led by Steamboat Ventures, a venture capital firm affiliated with The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS). Scott Hilleboe, senior principal of Steamboat Ventures, and Jeffrey Stibel, president of web site Pros Inc. and former CEO of Web.com, will join EdgeCast’s board of directors. Steamboat will join Series A investors such as Mark Amin, Chairman of CinemaNow as well as Jon Feltheimer, CEO of Lionsgate films. www.edgecast.com