YouMail Ups Funding To $12.5M

Irvine-based YouMail, the provider of third party voicemail and other cloud-based communications services run by Alex Quilici, disclosed this morning that it has upped its total funding to $12.5M. The funding came from VantagePoint Capital Partners, Siemer Ventures, and the Tech Coast Angels. YouMail said it will use the new funding to roll out more mobile applications and services, expand its platform, and accelerate growth of its services. YouMail offers up a third party, enhanced voicemail service, along with mobile applications for BlackBerry, Android, iPhone, Web OS, Windows Phone 7 and Windows 6.5. As part of the funding, YouMail said it has now answered over 1 billion calls via its service. More information »