500friends enables retailers to acquire and retain high value customers. The company’s team includes e-commerce experts from Accertify, Adobe, Buy.com, Digitas, eBillme, Richrelevance, Marketo, Paypal, Popularmedia, StrongMail, and Webloyalty.

500friends is also backed by leading institutional investors including Crosslink Capital, Intel Capital, and YCombinator.

Financials

Date Type Amount Investors Valuation
03/01/12 Series A 4.5M Y Combinator, Quest Venture Partners, ZenShin Capital Unknown
03/01/12 Series A 4.5M Y Combinator, Quest Venture Partners, ZenShin Capital Unknown

People

Justin Yoshimura (Co-Founder, CEO)

Hong Hu (Co-Founder, CTO)

Steve Downey (Lead Developer)

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