Reston, Va. – Koofers, the developer of an online
community where college students share old exams, quizzes and class notes for
use as study aids, has raised $1.55 million in new funding, according to a
filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
The company, said that
it still plans to raise another $500,000 in the round.
Though names of the new
investors were not overtly disclosed, Anthony Lee, a general partner from Altos
Ventures, and John Backus, a principal at New Atlantic Ventures, are listed among
the company’s directors.
Koofers secured its first $500,000 in institutional
funding in late 2008, after receiving seed funding from LaunchBox Digital.