Berlin-based Somewhere, a photo-centric competitor to LinkedIn has announced a new group of investors.
While the network comes across more like a competitor to Instagram, Tumblr, or even Pinterest, it has attracted the attention of hip companies who are looking for a new way to market their brands and open positions.
The company’s new angel investors include Podio co-founder Jon Froda, and Postshift and Headshift co-founders Lee Bryant and Livio Hughes. The company is also supported by former Podio chairman Thomas Madsen-Mygdal as chairman
The company has also managed to pick up the Somewhere.com domain. The network still remains invite-only.
Somewhere claims to be gaining a high level of engagement from its beta-users.