Keepface, an influencer marketing platform, raises 300K USD seed round investment.
Keepface is an influencer marketing platform, where brands and advertising agencies can connect with social influencers and pay them to tell the brand story. According to the statement, the company has over 2000 influencers listed and cooperating with more than 50 brands.
On 24th of January, 2018 Keepface DMCC, the first ever influencer marketing platform to apply Artificial intelligence in Central Eurasia region, including MENA region, signed its first seed investment agreement with privately owned established venture capital company operating in MENA region. The company, estimated at $ 2mln. during the valuation process, was able to get investment $ 300,000 in its first investment round.
“This round of funding will be used to evolve Keepface’s platform and expand the team to meet increased client and product demand”, said Vagif Abbasov, co-founder and CEO of Keepface.
“We use big data to categorize the influencers so that system can automatically offer most relevant influencers to the brands according to their target group and marketing objectives. Keepface ensures that influencers get compensated for sharing their creative and authentic content, in partnership with brands, with their followers”, stated Vagif Abbasov.
“There are several key factors that make us unique, one of which is our influencer-driven strategy. Real value is being created by influencers, so the influencers using our platform and the value created by them are main assets of our company.” , said Emin Valiyev, CMO in Keepface.
Headquartered in Dubai, Keepface operates in Turkey, Middle East, Iran, Caucasus and Central Asia countries. Keepface functions in the AstroLabs Dubai - region's premier co-working space for digital technology companies.