Triptrotting Founders Raise $1.8M For "eHarmony For Like-Minded Travelers And Locals"

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Golden Seeds and Chinese VC firm WI Harper join previously announced investors for the seed round. By Michael Carney (Writer, Pando Daily)

Proud of their home in Los Angeles and of their early success as women entrepreneurs, Shana Zheng and Aigerim Shorman were adamant that they wanted to bring onboard investors that represented these strengths.

This latest funding announcement adds the Los Angeles chapter of the women entrepreneur-focused angel network Golden Seeds and the Chinese VC firm WI Harper to the previously announced seed round investors, Google Ventures, 500 Startups, IdeaLab, Safa Rashtchy, and Eric Chen.

Triptrotting has now raised a total of $1.8 million including $150,000 from its time within two incubators, first IdeaLab and most recently LaunchPad LA.

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