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Tapad Apparently Has a Zillion Investors and No Employees

Mr. Traasdahl.

Do you like angel investors? Work at Tapad, the start-up with more investors to employees than we’ve ever seen!

New York City start-up Tapad just raised $1.8 million from what seems like an unnecessarily large number of investors: 17 parties total, a “Who’s Who of Successful Power Players,” according to the press release, from as far as Norway! It must have been crazy times and lots of cups of coffee for the entrepreneurs raising the round, pitching so many different people. So who is this marathoner who seduced Barry Silbert, Scott David Kidder, Mike Yavonditte and Lerer Ventures, among umpteen others? Read More