• Video: ShopSquad's CEO Explains Their Personal Shopper Network

    Yesterday we wrote about ShopSquad, a new startup that looks to use the web to connect shoppers with expert shopping assistants. The company just closed $1.25 million in seed funding, with participants in the round including Josh Silverman (former CEO of Skype and, David Sacks (former COO of PayPal, CEO of Yammer), Jeff Fluhr (founder and former CEO of StubHub), Selina… Read More

  • Social Shopping Startup ShopSquad Lands $1.25M In Funding From Heavy Hitters

    Exclusive – Social commerce startup ShopSquad has secured $1.25 million in early-stage funding, TechCrunch has learned. The seed financing round was led by a consortium of individual investors with a wealth of online commerce expertise, including the members of the fledgling company’s advisory board. ShopSquad is a free service that connects shoppers with advisors through live… Read More