Venture Capital & Emerging Growth

Pocket Change Finds More Funding

By July 30, 2012 No Comments

SAM client Pocket Change has just raised $5M more in funding.  Headquartered in San Francisco, Pocket Change provides virtual currency handling for Android game makers and was founded by Ari Mir, former co-founder of GumGum and Amos Elliston, who served as CTO at Geni and SVP of Engineering at Yammer.  The new round was led by Google Ventures, and also included First Round Capital, Baroda Ventures, and angel investors Mike Jones of Science, Inc. and Kamran Pourzanjani, founder of Pricegrabber.  To view the full article featured on regarding the transaction, click here.

For more information regarding this and related transactions, please contact SAM Partner Kevin DeBré (818) 444-4521 or kdebré