|Series A, 4/12 |
New Enterprise Associates
Madrone Capital Partners
AVOS Systems is an Internet company led by YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen.
AVOS is headquartered in San Mateo, California with additional offices in Beijing, China and Dunedin, New Zealand. AVOS recently closed a Series A financing led by New Enterprise Associates and Google Ventures with participation from Madrone Capital and China-based incubator Innovation Works.
AVOS is committed to building great products that people use in their everyday lives. We demand excellence both in the products we build and in the team members we hire.
In 2011, AVOS acquired Delicious.com, the leading bookmarking service.
Previously, Hurley and Chen co-founded YouTube, the world’s largest video site, in 2005, which was acquired by Google 18 months later for $1.76B. Hurley and Chen were early employees at PayPal, a leading online payment service which is now part of eBay.
|Launch Date||November, 2011|
MeiWei is a sister-site of Delicious focused with the Chinese consumer in mind.
Launched in November, 2011 specifically for Chinese users, MeiWei enables its users to find, collect, and share interesting content in a visual manner.
|Launch Date||July, 2012|
Zeen is a smart, new way to share what matters. Whether you are a creator, a curator or a casual surfer, we make it easy for you to create something beautiful. Zeens are portable, bite-sized pieces of content that are easy to make and fun to share.
Zeen is a new product created by AVOS Systems, an Internet company led by YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. AVOS is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with additional offices in Beijing, China, and Dunedin, New Zealand.