Backyard is a Software-as-a-Service provider delivering video marketing and advertising solutions that connect local businesses to customers.
Their vision is that video will be the center of every local business' marketing efforts.
Backyard's innovative platform leverages the proven power of video to reach consumers right where they are: watching online video, searching on their mobile phone, and interacting on social media sites.
Backyard was first acquired by PixelFish in April 2011. PixelFish officially relaunched their local brand as Backyard in March 2012.
Funding Rounds (1) - $150kUpdate
|Sep 1, 2015||The Verge - If the Wright Brothers had drones, they might have made something like this|
|Jul 21, 2015||CNet - This crazy DIY contraption shoots rainbow-colored flames - CNET|
|Jun 18, 2015||CNet - Flaming thermite + H20 = awesomeness - CNET|
|Jun 2, 2015||TechCrunch - The Backyard Effect: Finding The Secret Sauce For Growing An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem|
|Jul 26, 2012||Xconomy - Harvest Power CEO Talks Sustainable Startups & Lessons from Farming|
|Aug 16, 2011||TechCrunch - 500 Startups Demo Day: McClure’s Second Batch Of Startups, Unleashed|
|Apr 26, 2011||screenwerk.com - Backyard raises 150000 in seed round|
|Apr 26, 2011||TechCrunch - PixelFish Finds A Local Deal In Backyard â€” Eric Schmidt’s Second Venture Exit In As Many Weeks|
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