Crowdsourced ad platform Trada closes new round of funding

Paid search and Facebook ad marketplace Trada has raised an additional $9 million in an inside round of funding from Google Ventures and Foundry Group, the company announced today. Trada serves small- to mid-sized advertisers by crowdsourcing targeting and creative options from its community of optimizers and designers that specialize in campaigns for Facebook, Google, Yahoo and Bing.