SDNN Raises $707K

8/4/09

The San Diego News Network, which operates a website that provides news and information about the San Diego community, says it has raised $707,220 out of a planned $2 million in early stage funding, according to a recent regulatory filing. The online startup, which launched operations about five months ago, counts former San Diego Union-Tribune online executive Chris Jennewein as a top executive. A profile of the venture by Forbes.com says SDNN employs 16 full-time staffers, as well as 23 freelance writers and 12 bloggers.

Bruce V. Bigelow is the editor of Xconomy San Diego. You can e-mail him at bbigelow@xconomy.com or call (619) 669-8788 Follow @

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