Built In, a Chicago, IL-based platform connecting professionals with technology companies across the United States, raised $22m in Series C funding.
The round was led by Updata Partners, with participation from existing investors including Math Venture Partners. In conjunction with the funding, Carter Griffin, General Partner, Updata, will be joining Built In’s Board of Directors.
The company will use the funding to expand its national footprint, increase investments in its core product and further enhance opportunities for professional development in the technology industry.
Founded in 2011 by Maria Christopoulos Katris, Chief Executive Officer, Built In connects people professionals with tech companies via market-specific sites, which serve more than 1,800 customers from fast-growing startups to Fortune 50 companies, and an audience of 1 million people every month.
The company recently launched BuiltIn.com, a national hub for tech trend coverage and resources to help people grow in their careers.
Local Sites include BuiltInChicago.com, BuiltInLA.com, BuiltInColorado.com, BuiltInAustin.com, BuiltInNYC.com, BuiltInBoston.com, and BuiltInSeattle.com
Built In currently has 100 employees.