Moxie Software Funds ReadyPulse

Sunnyvale-based software developer Moxie Software has spun out, and funded, a new startup, according to Bellevue, Washington-based ReadyPulse. ReadyPulse said earlier this week that it has raised an initial round of funding for the firm from Moxie Software, and also appointed former head of Moxie's Global Services and Insight Division as its new CEO. ReadyPulse is developing online tools to help companies find brand advocates through social media. The firm's other co-founders, Srinivas Penumaka, T Vinod Gupta, and Mihir Vaidya, are also from Moxie Software. More information »