My Damn Channel gets $4.4 million financing

Online distributor of original programming

NEW YORK -- My Damn Channel, an online distributor of original programming, on Monday announced it has closed a $4.4 million financing led by Intuitive Venture Partners.

Additional funding came from the company's previous investors, including Okapi Venture Capital and Sunshine Wireless Company.

The company, run by founder/CEO Rob Barnett and co-founder/COO, Warren Chao, said it will also launch premium paid programming in the fourth quarter of this year. Details are expected to be announced soon.

With its new funding, My Damn Channel is adding sales and business development personnel.