By Chris Reidy, Globe Staff
NetProspex, a Waltham-based provider of business contact data services, announced Wednesday it has received $7 million in Series B funding.
The deal was led by information technology investment firm Edison Ventures, which has invested $8.8 million in the company over the course of two rounds, NetProspex said in a press release. Previous investors also participated in this round.
The funding will be used to support “aggressive expansion toward category leadership in cloud-based data services,’’ Gary Halliwell, NetProspex chief executive said in a statement.
Founded in 2006, NetProspex seeks to drive customer acquisition by partnering with B2B marketers to deliver targeted prospect lists and profiling analytics.