Zesty.io, a San Diego, CA-based provides web content management systems (WCMS), raised $1.5m in funding.
The new round was led by ClearVision Equity Partners, which joined early investors:
– Andy Ballester, co-founder of GoFundMe
– Taner Halicioglu, co-founder of Seed San Diego and creator of Facebook hardware infrastructure
– Dave Hagewood, CEO at Psyonix, maker of popular game publisher Rocket League
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate sales and marketing as well as its product development roadmap.
Founded in 2010 by Randy Apuzzo and led by Gerry Widmer, CEO, Zesty.io is provides cloud-based web content management systems (WCMS) for marketers and developers of mid-market and enterprise organizations to speed, scale and secure global distribution and website management of digital content.
The platform includes an integrated, SaaS-based set of tools to quickly create digital assets like websites, landing pages and mobile data. It then provides a scalable and secure global distribution engine that allows marketers and developers to rapidly publish content to omnichannel touch points simultaneously. Its proprietary global infrastructure hosts web services that give marketing and development teams control over managing and organizing content, and a proprietary programming language.
The company’s solutions are used by global customers like Sony Electronics, Acorn.com, Rocket League, Astroglide and Hofbräuhaus.