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Food video sharing site Tastemade gets $25m from VC firms, new backers

26 Jun 2014

burgers barbecue food eating dinner restaurantA trio of venture capital firms have renewed their backing of food video website Tastemade by taking part in a $25m Series C financing round.

Redpoint Ventures, Raine Ventures and Comcast Ventures all took part in the round

Raine previously led a $10m Series B for the online food network in August last year, with existing backer Redpoint also re-upping.

Scripps Networks Interactive led the latest round, which also included backing from Liberty Media.

Tastemade co-founder Larry Fitzgibbon said, “The new funding will enable us to accelerate our vision to create a global community of food lovers who share their passion for food through video.”

The company has undergone triple-digit growth year-over-year and now reaches more than 18 million monthly unique visitors across over 200 countries and territories.

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