Facebook Widget Slide Snags $50M

January 2008
Red Herring;1/18/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $50 million institutional financing round secured by social network software manufacturer Slide in January 2008. Such funding is said to mark the rising valuations of start-up companies riding in the fast-growing Facebook's popularity. Max Levchin, founder of Slide, declined to name the investors for the round. He said that the investment will be used to enhance the company's size and expand the applications it offers.


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