Netpulse, Inc., a San Francisco, CA-based personalized media platform for active-lifestyle consumers, has raised $15.6m in Series C funding.
The round was led by August Capital, with participation from existing investors Javelin Venture Partners, DFJ Frontier, and Parkview Ventures.
In conjunction with the funding, David Marquardt, co-founder of August Capital, will join the company’s board of directors.
Led by Bryan Arp, co-founder and CEO, Netpulse provides a platform that enables exercisers to enjoy their favorite media, interactively run and bike through famous landscapes around the world, compete in events, and track and share their progress against goals, through the screen on their fitness equipment.
The company, which has partnerships with commercial fitness equipment manufacturers, also makes its platform available to consumers outside health clubs via mobile devices and home fitness products.