Callin Raises $12M in Series A Funding


Callin, a San Francisco, CA-based social podcasting platform, raised $12M in Series A funding.

The round was led co-led by Sequoia Capital, Goldcrest Capital, and Craft Ventures.

Co-founded by David Sacks and Axel Ericsson, Callin provides a social podcasting platform where users can create, discover, and consume live and recorded audio content in one place. It combines live conversations and social discoverability with a library of quality, episodic content that users can listen to anytime. 
Anyone can become a creator in four steps:

1.     Create Show;

2.     Start Room;

3.     Edit & Publish Episode;

4.     Discover & Share.

The company, which was also incubated at Craft, where Sacks is a founder and general partner, intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.