Contentful, a Berlin, Germany-based API-driven content management developer platform, secured $13m in Series B financing.
The round was led by Benchmark Capital, with participation from Trinity Ventures as well as existing investors Balderton Capital and Point Nine Capital.
The company, which has raised $16.8m to date, intends to use the funds to open a San Francisco office, including making new hires, and to continue to focus on evolving the platform to meet the changing needs of the developer community and enterprises.
Led by Sascha Konietzke, founder and CEO, Contentful provides a platform that leverages an API to allow developers and marketers to author, manage and deliver digital content to any device, from desktops to mobile apps, digital signage, smart cars, and multiple platforms.
The company, which currently employs 60 people coming from 28 nations, serves such customers as Jack-in-the-Box, Urban Outfitters, Petsmart, Tastemade and Specialized, among others.