Arlington, Va. – In-Q-Tel (IQT), the venture fund backed by
the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), said it has invested in Belleview,
Wash.-based Visible Technologies as part of the social media monitoring
company’s new $6 million round of funding.
Other previous backers, including
Investor Growth Capital, Joe Grano, Ignition Partners and WPP, also participated
in the round, which boasted the company’s total backing to $45 million.
in 2005, Visible is a developer of services designed to help clients build and
manage their online reputations, as well as track and participate in social
In-Q-Tel first invested in the firm in 2009.