Today in Germany: Stagelink, Berlin

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Six-digit amount for Stagelink

Stagelink, a platform for bands and internet stars to interact with their fans, raises a third funding round. A six-digit figure came from Chione who led the round. CDM, comedian Carolin Kebekus and Thomas Hesse (from Bertelsmann) also participated. The investment will be used to expand.
[Gründerszene] (German)

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Image: Stagelink