Buzz360 LLC, a Minneapolis MN-based provider of a marketing software platform, closed a $385k round of equity and debt funding.
Participants in the equity round included Dakota Venture Group, Fargo-based Brian and Howard Dahl; and other unnamed individual investors.
The new capital will be used to expand the company’s sales, sales enablement, and marketing efforts.
Led by Lisa Schneegans, CEO and cofounder, Buzz360 provides a marketing automation platform designed to support small business partner marketing. The company’s primary target customers are media companies, distribution companies, and franchising organizations that partner with small businesses in the U.S. to sell their products.
The white-label Buzz360 software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform gives tools to bring marketing value to their small business members, customers, or resellers by allowing them to automate multiple marketing functions with tools such as automated drip email, automated requests for customer feedback and social referrals, a digital sales portfolio, Facebook postings, project communication tools, and a mobile website.