Stocktwits Gets $2M More, Names New CEO

Stocktwits, the stock-focused micro messaging service co-founded by San Diego angel investor Howard Lindzon, said on Wednesday that it has raised $2M in a new funding round, and named a new CEO. The funding came from Social Leverage. The company also has named Ian Rosen--formerly of Even Financial and Marketwatch--as CEO, with Lindzon shifting to Chairman. Rosen is based in New York, as is most of Stocktwits. Lindzon said he will focus on content and partnerships for the company from his San Diego base. More information »