Viigo Expands Round

Viigo, a Toronto-based provider of mobile content software, has raised C$1.5 million in additional Series A funding from RBC Venture Partners. It had previously held a C$6.4 million first close. 

 

PRESS RELEASE

Viigo, the software company behind a revolutionary way to publish, discover and consume content on mobile devices, today announced RBC Venture Partners has made a $1.5 million follow-on investment to Viigo's first round of venture capital funding. To date the company has raised $7.9 million in angel and institutional investment.

 

“RBC Venture Partners understands that as consumers around the world rapidly adopt smartphones, they are demanding that useful, interactive content be delivered in a practical and compelling way,” said Mark Ruddock, President and CEO of Viigo. “We're excited to be working with the team from RBC to leverage both their insights and their relationships in the mobile space.”

 

The investment will allow Viigo to further accelerate the release of Project Tango, Viigo's new product offering, scheduled for public Beta in June of this year, and advance the company's global sales and marketing activities.

 

Viigo's software – designed to humanize the mobile experience