Riot of Funding: $7 Million From Benchmark

Sadighi, Lalee
July 2008
Red Herring;7/10/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $7 million in funds being raised by video game company Riot Games. The funds came from investors Benchmark and FirstMark Capital. The company focuses on developing online titles for consoles and personal computers. Gaming industry veteran Mitch Lasky has decided to join Riot's board, as well as Rick Heitzmann, a partner at FirstMark Capital.


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