Heavy.com Closes $20 Million in Financing

Jan 09, 2007

Heavy.com, an online brand for 18-34 year old men, has announced that it has closed a $20 million financing round from Polaris Venture Partners. This is the second round of funding from Polaris, which provided $10 million to Heavy.com in early 2006. The financing will be used to further expand Heavy's network internationally and to create new brands that capitalize on Heavy's creative capabilities, advertising relationships, and technical infrastructure.

(www.heavy.com; www.polarisventures.com)