UK-based Pitchero, a web platform for sports clubs, raised £3.1 million in Series A funding. The funding came from ICM. The company plans to use the funds to expand operations.
Pitchero provides sports clubs, and league or county organizations with a platform they can use to create a website, manage their membership and collect payments online. Each website is accompanied by a range of mobile apps designed to improve club and team communication.
The company operates as a free service. It is supported by optional premium packages and online advertising. The platform supports 12,000 websites, with over 5 million users each month and has registered database of 1.2 million members.
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