Los Angeles – Poptent, a social network focused on
crowdsourcing video, has raised $3 million in its first round of financing, led
by MK Capital.
Founded in 2007, Poptent connects brand advertisers and agencies
with 20,000 independent video creators in the U.S. and over 80 countries.
company also announced that it has hired former KidZui president Andy Jedynak
as its new CEO.
Poptent will use the new funds to hire additional sales and
engineering talent, improve its infrastructure and expand its network of video