Wedding startup from Tatarstan secures $400,000 from business angels

Russian wedding startup Wedvice, a resident at the business incubator of the Naberezhnye Chelny IT park, in Tartarstan, has received 25 million rubles (a little more than $400,000 at the current exchange rate) in investment.


The investment came from Moscow businessman Alexander Borobyov, CSKA Basketballer Vitaly Fridzon and fellow IT park resident DoctorNet.pro. Among the service’s clients are Murad Osmann and Nataly Zakharova, creators of the popular photo project ‘follow me,’ which took the Russian Internet by storm in 2013.


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