ShopIgniter co-founder steps aside

ShopIgniter co-founder steps aside

Co-founder Alan Wizemann will remain on the board of ShopIgniter, but is stepping aside as chief product officer to be a consultant for Target.

The company has raised $11 million in venture backing, most recently an $8 million round in 2011.

ShopIgniter helps brands promote their brand, and sell their wares, on Facebook and through other social networking channels. Its client list includes Nike, Levi's and CafePress.