|VENTURE FUNDING TOTAL||$8.5M|
|Series A, 3/06 |
Industrious Kid builds a family of Internet destinations for children between the ages of 8 and 14. Its products include imbee.com, a social networking and blogging destination that enables kids to upload graphics, personalize their blogs with artwork, and explore the social aspects of the Internet. The companyâ€™s imbee.com also provides kids, parents, educators, and Internet safety advocates with an alternative to other open blogging and social networking sites, such as MySpace, Bebo, and Xanga. It has a strategic safety partnership with Web Wise Kids. Industrious Kid, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.