Some of our readers may remember a few months back when we told you about the launch of Tokyo-based Iemo, a new curation media focused on interior decoration and housing. The company announced today it has secured an undisclosed sum of funding from B Dash Ventures. Iemo will use these funds to step up its engineering efforts. Coinciding with this news, Japanese search engine expert Yuji Kumagai has joined their management team as COO.
The company was initially launched by well-known Japanese entrepreneur Mari Murata. In order to ensure quality content on their platform, they have established partnerships with interior manufacturers and architectural offices to collect high quality images, with the goal of helping users post curated articles more easily. ...continue reading ...
The Bridge 4/9/2014 [en]
- Iemo also starts business account allowing professionals such as makers, interior coordinators, and retailers to have their own portfolio in the site. Already over 30 accounts are added. The service can definitely takes a certain part of interior magazine market.