Giveo Gains $1.5M

Boulder-based Giveo, the developer of cause-marketing software headed by Ed Messman, said today that it has raised $1.5M in a Series A funding round. The round was led by Access Venture Partners, and also included Grotech Partners, Sentinel Trust, and other private investors. Giveo's software is used by organizations to create and promote cause-related marketing campaigns. The firm said its clients include the Food Family Farming Foundation, the group which launched the LEt's Move Salad Bars to Schools effort with First Lady Michelle Obama. More information »