Content Analytics, an eCommerce analytics platform that recommends optimization strategies across millions of SKUs and listings for major retailers and brands, today announced that Almaz Capital has led a $4 million Series A funding. Also joining in the round for the first time is dunnhumby Ventures, the venture capital arm of UK-based dunnhumby, a customer science company with many large B-to-C clients currently building out their eCommerce strategies. Content Analytics had previously raised $1.5 million from founders, angels and seed funds including Visionnaire Ventures, Zetta Venture Partners and WTI along with Dr. Eric Hahn, Nancy Schoendorf, Jonathan Feiber and several others.
Content Analytics will use the investment to scale sales and marketing, expand the customer base of brands and retailers globally, and grow the engineering team.
The company was founded by David Feinleib, a Big Data expert and author of Big Data Bootcamp and producer of The Big Data Landscape. Feinleib leads the company as CEO, and is a successful serial entrepreneur with prior exits to HP and EMC. In addition to Feinleib, the leadership team includes Jeff Green, Director of Engineering, who is a leader in machine learning and analytics. Green formerly held positions at SAP Labs, NavalResearch Laboratory, and NASA Ames Research Center.