Contentful raises $28m from General Catalyst to fuel the adoption of its content infrastructure, and help digital teams ship content fasterGeneral Catalyst leads Series C to fuel Contentful’s mission to help digital teams ship and iterate content faster, across all of their websites, apps, and devices
Contentful Named One of Top 100 Startups by The Hundert MagazineContentful, the leading cloud-native content infrastructure company, has been named one of the top 100 best Berlin startups by the 2017 edition of The Hundert. The nomination list included 250 of Berlin’s most promising startups, and Contentful was selected by the jury to be part of the top 100 shortlist. The jury this year included Mike Butcher of TechCrunch, Pawel Chudzinski of Point Nine Capital, Sonali De Rycker of Accel, to name a few.
Contentful Appoints Ed Medak as Vice President of SalesContentful is pleased to announce that Ed Medak is joining the team as the Vice President of Sales. Medak will be responsible for the leadership of the Contentful sales team, developing new business opportunities, and creating personalized solutions to serve the needs of enterprise customers.
Contentful Status Page has MovedIn the aftermath of the the Amazon S3 disruption, our infrastructure team has considered and implemented a number of further changes designed to increase the resilience of our services. Among other precautionary measures, we are moving our Status Page, which is currently served from the same *.contentful.com domain as our main platform, to a standalone domain www.contentfulstatus.com
Contentful is Named a Rising Star to First-Ever FORBES 2016 WORLD’S BEST 100 CLOUD COMPANIES ListContentful, the API-driven content management developer platform, is named a Rising Star leading the Content Management System (CMS) category in the cloud sector, as part of the first-ever Forbes 2016 Cloud 100, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world. The Forbes 2016 Cloud 100: Rising Stars are recognized as the innovative and promising young companies in each of their respective categories. To view the list, please visit www.forbes.com/cloud100. The list wil...
Contentful Secures $13M for API-Driven Content Management PlatformContentful, the API-driven content management developer platform, today announced it has secured $13 million in Series B financing. Led by Benchmark Capital, with participation from Trinity Ventures as well as existing investors Balderton Capital and Point Nine Capital, the round puts the total amount raised to date at $16.8 million.
Contentful appoints Anton Marinovich as Head of SalesContentful, the API-driven Content-as-a-service (CaaS) platform appoints Anton Marinovich as its Head of Sales. Marinovich joins Contentful with more than 10 years of experience in sales and client services. He was most recently a Director at Aon in London, but has had sales leadership roles in Silicon Valley with companies like Meltwater and Equilar.
Contentful, the global leader in omnichannel content platforms, powers digital experiences for 28% of the Fortune 500 and thousands of leading global brands. It enables enterprises to deliver omnichannel digital experiences with greater speed and scale than with a traditional CMS. Contentful unifies content in a single hub, structures it for use in any digital channel, and integrates seamlessly with hundreds of other tools through open APIs. Companies such as Telus, Atlassian, Alpro, Clover, Intercom, Chanel and many others rely on Contentful’s content platform. For more information, visit https://www.contentful.com/.