Regional Round Up – Midwest

U.S. Creative Discovery Inc. of Austin, Texas, raised $4.85 million from four investors through a private placement of Series A preferred stock. A minimum investment of $1,000 was required. The developer of an online resource for the creative and creative-support industries intends to use the proceeds from the investment for working capital, to pay salaries and fees, acquire equipment and for license fees.

Go2Market.com Inc. of St. Paul, Minn., raised $4.135 million from 110 investors through a private placement of common stock. A minimum investment of $12,500 was required. The developer and marketer of computer game software intends to use the proceeds from the investment for working capital, to repay debt and to acquire other businesses.

Rapid Design Service Inc. of Grandville, Mich., raised $3.499 million from three investors through a private placement of Series A convertible preferred stock. A minimum investment of $5,000 was required. The provider of technical staffing services intends to use the proceeds from the investment to acquire other businesses.

Frontera.com Inc. of Houston raised $1.233 million from 35 investors through a private placement of common stock. The furniture retailer intends to use the proceeds from the investment for working capital.

I-Soft Inc. of Plano, Texas, raised $1.125 million from five investors through a private placement of common stock. The Internet consulting company intends to use the proceeds from the investment to pay salaries and fees, repay debt and for working capital.