FameBit Passes 15,000 YouTubers

Santa Monica-based FameBit, the online marketplace which helps brands connect with YouTubers, said today that it has surpassed 15,000 creators on the site, and now has more than 650 million subscribers across YouTube, Snapchat, Vine, and Instagram. The startup, founded by David Kierzkowski and Agnes Kozera, has been helping brands to find YouTuber specifically creating content in their markets--and help those YouTubers make a living off their content. The company says it has so far linked YouTube content developers with such brands as L'Oreal, Adidas, GameFly, Marvel and Paramount Pictures, among others.