Bucket Feet Raises Another $1 Million

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Congratulations to Catapult alumni BucketFeet on its recent funding! Catapult has raised another $1 Million in funding, bringing the total for this round to $3.7 Million ($5.8 Million in funding to date). This second round of funding comes from various investors, including Bridge Investments and Jumpstart Ventures, along with Levy Family Partners, Listen Ventures, Brendan Synnott, Glen Tullman, and Gordon Segal. BucketFeet plans to use the new money to increase staff, expand its artist network, and support product development and marketing.

Since its inception in 2011, BucketFeet has grown 2500 percent. BucketFeet Co-founders Raaja Nemani and Aaron Firestein joined Catapult in May 2012 with only three interns. They graduated from Catapult in November, 2013 with a presence in over 20 International markets and a national deal with Nordstrom.

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