Fenwick & West represented Chubbies Shorts, San Francisco-based manufacturer and online retailer of men’s shorts, in its recently announced $4 million round of financing. The round was led by Chris Burch, co-founder of women’s fashion accessories Tory Burch and an investor through Burch Creative Capital. Additional participating investors also include Ben Lerer (Thrillist Media Group and JackThreads), Blair Lambert (Gymboree), Brian Spaly (Trunk Club and Bonobos), Bob Hall (Vera Bradley), Rothenberg Ventures and IDG Ventures.
The company will use the funds on sales and marketing efforts to reach the college crowd. More information about Chubbies Shorts can be obtained from the company website.