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B2B Tours and Activities Provider TrekkSoft Raises $800,000

Excerpt from TechCrunch

Feb 10, 2014 10:00 am

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Trekksoft received additional funding for its B2B solution to bring tours and activities companies online. Picutured is a view of the Champs-de-Mars and the Montparnasse Tower from the Eiffel Tower. Guillaume Cattiaux / Flickr.com


Hot on the heels of Silicon Valley competitor Xola raising $1.8 million last week, Swiss startup TrekkSoft, which offers a SaaS for tour and activity providers, has raised $800,000 in follow-on funding, bringing the total raised to $1.6 million.

The new investment comes from the company‚Äôs original backers, including Redalpine Capital II, the Innovation Fund of Schwyzer Kantonalbank, and a group of private investors comprising Armin Meier (former CEO of Kuoni), Walter G√ľntensperger (CEO of Active Travel and former CEO of Hotelplan Switzerland), and Adrian Locher (founder and COO of DeinDeal.ch).

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