Daily email news digest theSkimm raises $1.1M

by Curtis Lee Fulton

Daily email news digest theSkimm says it’s raised $1.1 million in financing. Homebrew led the funding round. The startup says it will use the funding to expand its audience and refresh the newsletter design.

theSkimm works by summarizing news and packaging it into a daily newsletter that appeals to women. The startup says its newsletter “simplifies the headlines for the educated professional who knows enough to know she needs more.”