Simplified Raises $2.2M in Funding


Simplified, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of marketing-focused design software, raised $2.2m in funding.

Backers included Craft Ventures, Form Capital, GFR Fund, Superhuman’s Rahul Vohra and Todd Goldberg, Manik Gupta, Pelican Ventures’ Ajay Yadav, 8Bit Capital, Early Grey Capital, MyAsia VC and others.

The company intends to use the funds to expand operations and its business reach.

Led by KD Deshpande, Simplified provides marketers with a design software platform which leverages machine learning to automate content creation, including copy, imagery, format and sizing, etc., and features collaborative tools that allows team members to share work and assets across the organization. The system also integrates with stock photo and video services.