cielo24, Inc., a Santa Barbara, CA-based online searchable captioning and media data platform, raised $5m in Series A funding.
The round was led by ff Venture Capital, with participation from North Base Media, Pereg Ventures, Indicator Ventures, Wavemaker Partners and existing investors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate market evolution towards media data driven video experiences by investing in new services, and analytical and media insight technology.
Led by Brian Plackis-Cheng, Founder and CEO, cielo24 is a video data technology startup that brings insight, accessibility and discoverability to online media. The company is known for its on-demand media data service providing captions, transcripts, indexes and media intelligence via API to clients in the online education, enterprise, news and entertainment markets.