Zentrick, a Lochristi, Belgium-based video engagement platform, closed a $3m Series A financing.
Investment company Fortino provided the funds. In conjunction with the funding, Duco Sickinghe, Managing Partner at Fortino, will join the Zentrick Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth and international expansion.
Founded in 2010 by CEO Pieter Mees, Zentrick provides a self-service, customizable platform that enables brands and media companies to engage with their video audiences by adding contextually relevant actions inline to the video content. The software allows customers to create branded experiences out of any video by adding social rewards, real-time commerce, dynamic related content, inline gamification, timed surveys, embedded contact forms, mobile app downloads, localized store finders, social feeds, etc. Customers include Unilever, Volkswagen, News Corp, Unicef and Liberty Global.
The company, which also has offices in New York, is hiring.