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HootSuite Closes $165 Million Series B Round

HootSuite, a collaborative social media monitoring startup that offers products for enterprise and SMB customers, announced on Thursday that it has raised a $165 million Series B round of venture funding. The round was led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from Accel Partners and existing investor OMERS Ventures. As a result of the new round, IVP’s Jeff Leiberman, Accel’s Ryan Sweeney and OMERS’s John Ruffolo will join HootSuite’s board of directors.


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald