Bitly, One Of New York's Hottest Startups, Raises $15 Million

Hilary MasonHilary Mason is chief scientist at Bitly.

Bitly, a link-shortening and analytics service, has raised an additional $15 million led by Vinod Khosla’s Khosla Ventures, AllThingsD reports.It’s raising a bunch of money to hire and grow more quickly, even though it’s already making millions in revenue every year, CEO Peter Stern told AllThingsD.

Coming fresh off a big redesign, Bitly has now raised $28.5 million total, and added 200,000 new users last month, according to the AllThingsD report.

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