YardBarker Receives Seed Round for Sports Media by the Fans

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YardBarker Receives Seed Round for Sports Media by the Fans
April 17, 2007

An undisclosed amount was raised by YardBarker led by individuals Russell Siegelman of Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Steve Blank, the founder of Epiphany, Ron Conway of Baseline Ventures, as well as Ronnie Lott and Harris Barton of HRJ Capital and Labrador Ventures, all are members of the Band of Angels.

What does YardBarker do?

YardBarker is a sports site for users to post the best sports content they find on the web, a site “by the Fans for the Fans”.

VCU says:

Yardbarker has sports news, blogs, and other sports content provided by the fans, no editors involved. Users submit links to the best sports content from around the web and the community rates the quality of the conent The best content rises to the top.

The service makes it easy for sports fans to find and discuss the best sports content every day.

See their site at YardBarker.


Russell Siegelman, of Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers
Steve Blank, the founder of Epiphany
Ron Conway, of Baseline Ventures
Harris Barton and Ronnie Lott of HRJ Capital (yes this Lott is the famous 4 Super Bowl winning 49er)


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