With a hiring spree, expanded headquarters and growing partner program under its belt, the funding will come in handy at QuickMobile.
QuickMobile, a Vancouver-based mobile solution provider for the meetings and events market, has raised $3.3 million in a financing round led by the BDC IT Venture Fund.
In a news release, QuickMobile said the deal also featured “additionalcontributions from Vancity (Canada’s biggest credit union) and angelinvestors.” The firm will use the funding to expand internationally,boost its marketing and infrastructure, and speed up the developmentand launch of new products.
Last year QuickMobile raised $2.6 million in equity investments fromangels and Vancity. The company said in September that it’s on trackfor 400 per cent growth and that downloads of its custom meeting appssurpassed one million in early 2012.
It’s been a busy year for QuickMobile: it just hired its one hundredthemployee, expanded its Vancouver headquarters and has added 15 newreseller and referral partners so far in 2012.