Los Angeles – Jim Spanfeller, the former publisher of
Forbes.com, is near finalizing a $2 million round of funding for his Spanfeller
Media Group, which intends to launch a series of industry-specific websites, All
Things D reported.
The funding comes from investors including RRE Ventures,
Greenhill SAVP, Softbank and Lerer Media Ventures.
The company is expected to
launch a series of websites based off of various verticals, the first being
(All Things D)