PeopleGrove Connects With $1.8M

San Francisco-based PeopleGrove, a startup developing software which helps connect students and alumni of schools with advisers, coaches, and mentors, has raised $1.8M in a seed funding, the company announced this morning. The funding was led by Reach Capital, and also included Bisk Ventures, Collaborative Fund, Floodgate, GSV, Launch Capital, RiverPark Ventures and University Ventures. Reach Capital's Jennifer Carolan joins the company's board with the funding. PeopleGrove has now raised $2.5M in funding; the company's CEO is Adam Saven. More information »