Rustic Canyon Re-Ups On UrbanSitter

An online marketplace for babysitters, UrbanSitter has just scored new funding Los Angeles-based venture investor Rustic Canyon Partners, as part of a Series A funding, UrbanSitter said this morning. UrbanSitter said it raised $6M in a Series A round, which was led by Canaan Partners, and also included existing investors First Round Capital, Menlo Ventures, Rustic Canyon Partners, and angels. UrbanSitter operates an online site which connects babysitters with parents, letting babysitters list their experience and rates and helps parents connect with and vet those babysitters for jobs. More information »