Quibb, a San Francisco, California-based professional network to share industry news and analysis, raised $650k in funding.
Backers included Bloomberg Beta, betaworks, Lightbank, Bhaskar Roy, Brian Shin, Culture & Code, Edge/HARRIS, Hsu Ken Ooi, Jeff Miller, Mike Greenfield, and Vijay Tella.
The company has also reserved $100k for accredited backers to invest via a partnership with Alphaworks, a new fundraising platform.
Launched in 2013 by Sandi MacPherson, Quibb lets members share what they’re reading about their industry, discuss what matters, and see what colleagues are reading. The company aims to connect professionals over business news and informed commentary — targeting every industry, profession, and geography.