SDVentures Portfolio Company Layer Raises $15 million in Funding and Acquires Interactive Messaging Startup Cola

NEW YORK, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --





Social Discovery Ventures (SDVentures) has announced that Layer, a messaging platform and part of the SDVentures company portfolio, has recently raised $15 million in Series B funding and also acquired the interactive messaging startup Cola. Layer was the winner of TechCrunch's Startup Battlefield Award in 2013.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150514/744216 )



Layer is an award-winning communications platform that helps business engage customers from acquisition to service and support. And with the addition of Cola, Layer is extending its messaging platform with interactive, stateful messages that live inside conversations.

Layer's Series B round of funding received participation from SDVentures along with other prominent investors such as Greycroft Partners, Microsoft Ventures, and Salesforce Ventures. Layer announced that it would use this funding for further product development and client acquisition.

SDVentures is an international group of companies investing in online social discovery projects around the globe.

Contact: Alisa Veselova, +79853454252, A.veselova@sdventures.com



Photo:
http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150514/744216




Social Discovery Ventures (SDVentures)

PR Newswire

Dit persbericht is via ANP Pers Support naar internationale (vak en online) media gestuurd. Heb je nieuws voor buitenlandse journalisten? Bekijk dan onze mogelijkheden of neem contact met ons op.

Verstuur nu éénmalig een persbericht

Verstuur persberichten en beeldmateriaal naar redacties in binnen- en buitenland. Via het ANP-net, het internationale medianetwerk van PR Newswire of met een perslijst op maat.

Direct persbericht versturen
070 - 41 41 234