Codemotion, a Rome, Italy-based platform connecting IT professionals, tech communities and companies, raised €2.5M in funding.
Backers included Barcamper Ventures and Barcamper Ventures Lazio (both managed by Primomiglio SGR) and Invitalia Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate development of the platform and expand abroad.
Founded by 2013 by Chiara Russo and Mara Marzocchi, Codemotion provides a platform for developers to advance in their personal careers for companies to involve them in marketing, hiring and open innovation activities.
The company’s community includes 570.000 software developers and a network of 300 companies including Cisco, IBM, Google, Microsoft, Intel, Oracle, among others.
Codemotion has over 40 employees in 4 countries including Italy, Spain, The Netherlands, and Germany.