New Knowledge, an Austin, Texas-based information integrity company, raised $3M in funding.
Backers included BuildGroup and Lux Capital. The investment follows the company’s $11M Series A round last year, led by GGV Capital, and brings New Knowledge’s total funding to $18M.
The investment will support the company’s growth hiring talent in customer success, marketing, sales, and engineering and the rollout of their new enterprise platform later this year.
Led by Founder and CEO Jonathon Morgan, New Knowledge is an information integrity company that protect brands and industries from coordinated online campaigns that manipulate the public and damage brand reputation.
The new enterprise platform will help companies detect, monitor, and mitigate social media manipulation.
Over the past 24 months, the company has grown from 5 to over 50 employees.