Boulder startup Kapost raises $5.6M, TechStars grad plans to hire 40 people in 18 months

by Bill Brady
July 18, 2013

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TechStars alumnus Kapost settled in a pretty nice niche when it pivoted from offering a software to assist publishers in managing content and workflow to offering a content marketing platform for large brands that have gravitated toward more online publishing.

Not even five years after its inception, the Boulder-based Kapost counted more than 100 clients — primarily firms with $50 million-plus in revenue — raised nearly $3 million in funding, doubled its annual revenue and turned a profit.

As a means to continue that momentum, Kapost landed additional growth capital.

The company on Thursday announced it raised $5.6 million from new investors Lead Edge Capital and Floodgate with participation from existing investor High Country Venture.

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