ReadMe, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of a platform for companies to customize their API documentation, raised $9m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Accel with participation from Y Combinator.
The company, which was part of the Y Combinator Winter 2015 cohort, intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its development efforts.
Prior to today’s funding announcement, the company had taken just a $1.2 million seed round in 2014. Today, it reports 3,000 paying customers and that it has been profitable for the last several years, an unusual position for a startup. In spite of this success, co-founder and
Founded in 2014 by CEO Gregory Koberger, ReadMe gives teams the tools they need to create and manage documentation quickly, monitor their APIs, and connect with their users in more personal ways.
The company currently has 22 employees.