JibJab Pulls In $3M

Santa Monica-based online animation and comedy content firm JibJab has raised an additional $3M in funding, according to both the recently released PricewaterhouseCoopers/NVCA MoneyTree report, and regulatory filings. According to PEHub, citing the firm's regulatory filings, the funding came from Polaris Venture Partners, the firm's existing investor. JibJab is best known for its animated satires of presidents, and has recently been trying to develop its own comedy portal and web site. JibJab had previously raised a round of venture funding in June of last year from Polaris Venture Partners, although the amount of that investment was not disclosed. More information »