San Francisco – Plum District, a daily deals service focused
on moms and their families, has raised $8.5 million in a first round of
financing, led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
Partners also participated in the investment round.
San Francisco-based Plum
District currently operates its deals
service in San Francisco, San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles,
Chicago, New York and Washington.
"The investment by Kleiner Perkins and
General Catalyst Partners will allow Plum District to grow our sales network of
moms and meet the demand of our members by expanding our reach beyond the
twenty districts we currently serve," said Plum District CEO Megan