Broadband Marketing Provider Involver Raises $1.44M First Round

Online video marketing company Involver (fka RapOuts as of last May) has raised a $1.44 million first round funding, PEHub reported. Among the participants in the round include Involver’s angel backers include Preetish Nijhawan, co-founder of Akamai (NSDQ: AKAM), and Neeraj Gupta. Last month, Involver began working on a campaign for microfinance lender Kiva across MySpace and Facebook.