Tech Company Financing Transactions

Wetpaint Funding Round

Wetpaint, based in Seattle, received $9.5 million from Accel Partners, Frazier Technology Ventures and Trinity Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Accel Partners (Lead Investor) (Theresia Gouw Ranzetta)

Frazier Technology Ventures (Len Jordan)

Trinity Ventures (Gus Tai)

Proceeds Purpose
Wetpaint will use the additional capital to enhance and to market the Wiki platform to the growing number of consumers who want to collaborate and generate content online.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
710 Second Avenue 1100
Seattle, WA 98104
Email Address
Wetpaint is changing the way people share and collaborate about passions and interests online through its consumer-friendly Wiki platform. For the first time, anyone who knows how to use Microsoft Word can use Wetpaint to click and type online.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Ben Elowitz
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Chief Operating Officer
Rob Grady
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Michael Howell
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VP - Bus. Development
Chris Kollas
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