Spredfast is a U.S.-based social marketing software company that provides community management, content management, social care, and social analytics tools to brands and agencies. In 2015 Spredfast was identified as a leader in social relationship platforms in a Forrester report, and it won an Emmy Award in the Technology & Engineering category. It has been reviewed in peer reviewed literature. Spredfast is a privately owned, social marketing software company based in Austin, Texas. It was founded in 2008 by Scott McCaskill and Ken Cho, and as of 2011 is led by Chief Executive Officer Rod Favaron. In 2010, the company raised its first round of funding with $1.6 million. It has since raised $134 million in combined debt and equity financing, most recently with $50 million in Series F funding in 2015.