Socialcast Gets $1.4M

Irvine-based Socialcast, a developer of social networking software for businesses, has raised $1.4M, according to a regulatory filing from the firm. Details on the funding, which closed April 1st, have not been released, however, the firm now lists Om Malik, a Venture Partner at True Ventures, as a board member. Malik is also founder of the technology publication GigaOm. Socialcast was formerly known as Event Robot. (Update: the firm reports that it has not received prior funding from Baseline Ventures, as had been reported elsewhere.) More information »