Portfolium, Inc., a San Diego-based skills marketplace for students and employers, closed $1.2M in venture capital funding.
The round was led by investments from University Ventures, Seed San Diego, and Vertical Venture Partners.
The company, which has raised a total of $2.1M, intends to use the funds to scale its ePortfolio network.
Led by Adam Markowitz, founder and CEO, Portfolium is a provider of a cloud-based skills marketplace for students and employers. Students from over 2,000 schools, including top engineering schools like Cal Poly and UC San Diego, are using the company’s platform to create an instant portfolio designed to showcase their potential to employers via class projects and work samples that align to professional, on-the-job requirements.
The company is headquartered at the EvoNexus high-tech accelerator.