MyFitnessPal Lands $18M For Health and Wellness

San Francisco-based MyFitnessPal, which operates an online community focused on health and fitness, has raised $18M in a Series A funding round. The funding was led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and also included Accel Partners. As part of the investment, John Doerr and Andrew Braccia of KPCB have both joined the company's board. MyFitnessPal operates an online site with calorie tracking tools and a community of users focused on weight loss and fitness. THe firm said it has been profitable since inception. More information »