Passenger Self-Service Community Software

Los Angeles-based Passenger, a developer of software used by brands to run online communities for their customers, announced today that it has released a new version of its platform. According to the company, it has expanded its product to allow agencies to build and manage their own communities using its software. Previously, Passenger provided full-service development of those communities. Passenger's software allows brands to develop communities with discussion boards, surveys, and polls. The firm is backed by Shelter Capital Partners, StarVest Partners and Steamboat Ventures.