Concurrent with the financing, Qualvu announced that Chris Marks has joined John Williamson, Founder and CEO of Qualvu, and Michael Beaudoin and Rodney Rice, co-founders of ServiceMagic.com, on its Board of Directors.
Mr. Marks is a partner with High Country Venture, was formerly with the Private Equity Practice Group of Hogan & Hartson LLC, and serves on several boards of emerging leaders in the online media space.
He has a BA from Colorado College and a JD from the University of Colorado.
In response to his
new role, Marks
said, "Qualvu's pioneering success and impressive roster of global Tier 1 clients demonstrates to us the company has the right technology and management to transform the global qualitative research space.
With a huge technology head start and some impressive innovations slated for early 2012, Qualvu
is poised for an even bigger impact as brands continue to migrate to innovations to drive consumer insights."
"We are delighted with Tango's and High Country Venture
's investment, and welcome Chris Marks
to our Board of Directors," Williamson said.