Closes $5 Million in Series A Funding

Jul 25, 2008, a social discovery and cataloging network for reviewing and sharing common interests, announced the company has closed more than $5 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Grotech Ventures and includes a personal investment from Steve and Jean Case. LivingSocial lets users manage and catalogue their interests and share reviews with peers across its themed vertical websites ReelSocial, ReadingSocial, TuneSocial, GamingSocial, DiningSocial and BrewSocial. Once posted on, users’ catalogued items and reviews are integrated and accessed across top social networks.