Amazon Invests in Foodista

5/7/09

Seattle-based Foodista, an online cooking encyclopedia and wiki, has raised Series A funding from Amazon and other angel investors. The news was reported by PE Hub and TechCrunch, which said the amount of funding was $550,000. Foodista was launched in December by Amazon veterans Barnaby Dorfman and Sheri Wetherell.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at gthuang@xconomy.com or call him at 617-252-7323. Follow @

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