Funding Received
$13.9 Million in 2 Rounds from 13 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$12.1 Million Series A on February 16, 2012
Founded:
January 26, 2011
Headquarters:
Palo Alto, CA
Description:
Backplane believes that the future of social networking does not lie in an all-encompassing network, but in niche networks with purpose.
Founders:
Troy Carter, Joe Lonsdale, Joey Primiani, Alex Moore, Matt Michelsen
Categories:
Curated Web
Website:
http://thebackplane.com

Detailed Description

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Backplane is a platform that allows like-minded people to connect across their shared interests. Our first community was around Lady Gaga's LittleMonsters.com, and is almost a million strong. We believe that consumers and brands want more meaningful ways to connect and engage with each other online. We are partnering with the world's best brands to create authentic community.

Current Team (4)

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Past Team (4)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (13)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    119 University Ave

    Palo Alto, CA 94301

    USA