Ezoic, a Carlsbad, Calif.-based end-to-end, AI-driven platform for digital publishers, secured $33m in funding.
Sageview Capital made the investment. With this deal, Jeff Klemens, Partner of Sageview Capital, will join the Ezoic Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the expansion of its innovative technology.
Launched in 2011 by Dwayne Lafleur, CEO, Ezoic provides a technology platform for online content creators and digital publishing businesses to personalize website ad placements and layouts using AI. It is currently available to both large publishing brands and smaller independent publishers as a data-driven way to personalize layouts and ad placements for their visitors.
Now, the company is rolling out new machine learning tools for publishers that will allow them to instantly speed up their websites, improve the SEO of their content, and access information to grow their businesses.
Ezoic is a Certified Google Publishing Partner and a member of the Coalition for Better Ads. It employs approximately 100 employees in North America, Canada, and the United Kingdom with key offices in Carlsbad, CA, London, U.K., and Newcastle Upontyne, U.K.