MADISON, Wis., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BDS Mobile raised $685,000 in a recent "friends and family" equity financing round led by Badger Tech Investors, LLC. To date, BDS Mobile has raised a total of almost $2 million.
BDS Mobile plans to use the new funding to further the company's growth. BDS Mobile recently launched buzzMSG, the first app to create within text custom emoji to share across messaging and social apps.
"BDS Mobile built a state-of-the-art SmartEmoji mobile messaging platform that will give brands exciting new ways to engage with mobile users," said William Towell, founder of BDS Mobile. "Mobile marketers are struggling to harness the power of mobile messaging and the huge popularity of emoji. BDS Mobile offers SmartEmoji solutions that allow brands direct engagement with this enormous mobile market while providing them clear analytics to measure the return on their efforts."
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C. in Palo Alto, CA advised BDS Mobile in the offering. Madison-based Murphy Desmond S.C. advised Badger Tech Investors.
About BDS Mobile
BDS Mobile is a growth startup based in Madison, WI addressing the growing convergence of mobile messaging and the popularity of emoji through innovative SmartEmoji Technology Platform Solutions. Learn more at www.smartemojitech.com. To download buzzMSG, visit the App Store.
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