$500K for 1000 Markets

5/27/09

Seattle-based 1000 Markets, an online community of marketplaces for niche products and artisan crafts, has raised $503,739 in new funding, according to a regulatory filing. The investors were not disclosed. 1000 Markets competes with Etsy and eBay, and plays in a similar e-commerce space as Kirkland, WA-based Bonanzle (profiled here last month).

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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  • http://www.rosiegoa.etsy.com Rosie Goa

    Hooray! Hopefully they will now open to International Sellers. Best of luck!

  • http://www.artrussell.1000markets.com Artrussell

    Congratulations to 1000 Markets!

  • http://ninedragons.1000markets.com Sue Choppers-Wife

    Just the beginning…stay tuned! :)