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Acquired byVillij
Date10/2012
TermsCash and Stock

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Websitevillij.com
CategoryConsumer Web
Employees
Founded2006
DescriptionVillij.com & Localcents.com

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United States
USA

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co-founder
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Funding

TOTAL $210k
FUNDING TOTAL $210k
Seed, 11/2006
David McInnis
$80k
Seed, 1/2007
$115k
Seed, 8/2007
Techstars
$15k

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Localcents, Inc. (Villij.com)

A self-proclaimed “recommendation engine,” Villij is a service that essentially matches people with similar interests. The site recommends individuals to one another based on the content people have themselves created on the Internet (i.e. blogs, social networking and bookmarking sites, etc.) Villij is a TechStars company.

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Villij

Websitevillij.com
StageBeta
Launch DateAugust 18, 2007
Tags recommendation-engine

A self-proclaimed “recommendation engine,” Villij is a service that matches people with similar interests. The site recommends individuals to one another based on the content people have themselves created on the Internet (i.e. blogs, social networking and bookmarking sites, etc.) Villij (Localcents, Inc.) is a TechStars company.

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Uploaded: 2/5/08

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  1. Tout’d Is Now Called Villij After The Social Recommendation Platform Buys TechStars Alum + Integrates Its Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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