Yap Raises First Round

Yap Inc. has secured $6.5 million in Series A financing. The Charlotte, N.C.-based company said the funding was led by SunBridge Partners. The round also features participation by Harbert Venture Partners, Pittco Capital Partners, and existing individual investors. As part of the round, partners from SunBridge and Harbert are joining Yap's board of directors, with Timothy Biltz continuing as chairman. www.yapme.com