ForwardMetrics Gets $1M In Seed Funding

Encinitas-based ForwardMetrics has just taken $1M in a seed funding round, to help companies better conduct their strategic planning. The startup said that the new funding round brings its total raised to $1.75M. ForwardMetrics, which is headed by Ozzie DiVinere, said its cloud-based software helps organizations create and track their strategic plans, helping to track the progress of employees towards business results--rather than just activity. DiVinere was previously at executive at Altegris, before it was acquired by Genworth, serving as Vice President of the Altegris Private Client Group. DiVinere's co-founder is Scott Warner, who was founder and CEO of AccuSoft Corporation. Source of the seed funding was not announced. More information »