LittleCast, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of a distribution platform for video creators, raised $2m seed funding.
Backers included a group of technology and entertainment investors.
Founded by Stephen Ackroyd and Pascal Levensohn and Amra Tareen, CEO, LittleCast provides creators with a platform to sell their works directly to consumers through their own Facebook pages and in apps for iOS and Android mobile devices. People can buy and play videos while on Facebook without leaving the social network, and download purchases to mobile phones and tablets.
LittleCast handles all distribution and multiple channel payment processing, including Facebook Payments, Apple In-App-Purchase, credit cards and PayPal.