Vokle Gets Funding

Santa Monica-based Vokle has scored an investment round from the Tech Coast Angels, the angel group formally announced Monday. Amount of the investment was not disclosed, however, a recent regulatory filing indicates that Vokle had recently raised $542,000 out of $1.0M in an ongoing funding round. The investment had been uncovered by socalTECH in January, but had not officially been announced as a TCA deal. The TCA's Raymond Chan sits on Vokle's board. Vokle is headed by Robert Kiraz, and operates an online service which allows people to host live, streamed video events. The investment came from the Tech Coast Angels' Angel Capital Entrepreneurial (ACE) Fund 1. More information »