[ Qloo raises $6.5M in Series B ]

Qloo has raised $6.5 million in Series B funding.

Founded in 2012, Qloo  examines publicly available and open source data to try to understand patterns in consumer taste in categories like music, film, TV, books, podcasts, consumer products, fashion, dining and travel.

This new group of strategic investors will enable the company  to execute upon its team’s vision to be the go-to cultural brain, bridging the gap between the business-to-consumer silos, and making it available to developers and enterprises.

Funding  Series B
Founded  2012
Country  USA
City  New York, NY
Founder / CEO  Alex Elias
Deal Size  $6.5M
Investors  Elton John
 AXA Strategic Ventures
Previous Investors  MDC Ventures (formerly KBS Ventures)
 Cedric the Entertainer
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Kindler Capital
 Hussam Khoury
 Samih Toukan
 Danny Masterson
 Barry Sternlicht
 Tommy Thompson
 Abhik Kumar
 Adriaan Ligtenberg
 Pierre Lagrange