Kitsy Lane, a Maynard, MA-provider of a social commerce platform for at-home entrepreneurs, has raised $3.5m in a Series A funding. The round was co-led by Data Point Capital and Longworth Venture Partners, with participation from existing investor Point Judith Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Data Point Capital’s Scott Savitz, will be joining the company’s Board of Directors.
Launched in July 2012 by CEO Andy Fox, Kitsy Lane provides a social commerce platform that is designed to enable store operators to quickly launch their own Internet jewelry and accessories boutique. In just five months since the launch, the Kitsy Lane community has grown to over 22,000 women owned and operated businesses.