As a result of Round C of funding, the Cameo platform’s valuation has exceeded $ 1 billion – the startup has become a “unicorn” and announced this on its website. The service allows celebrities to record paid video messages and congratulations for their fans.
Round from investor Ozon and App Annie: video messaging service from Cameo stars became a “unicorn”
As part of the new round, Cameo raised $ 100 million, increasing the total amount of investments received to $ 165 million.
The lead investor is the e.ventures fund, which previously funded the analytical company App Annie, the Internet service with Russian roots Nginx and the Russian online store Ozon.
Also participating in the round were GV (formerly Google Ventures), which had previously invested in Uber, Slack and the Lime scooter rental service); Amazon’s Alexa Fund; F Vision Fund 2; Morgan Stanley’s investment arm Counterpoint Global; and skateboarder Tony Hawk.
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