Headquarters: Austin, Texas
CEO: Jason Wesbecher
New Funding: $3.6 million
Backers: Austin Ventures, First Round Capital, Floodgate, CrunchFund, Valhalla Partners, Thinktiv
The use of technology to forge closer customer relationships and increased efficiencies is one of the hot buttons in the industry today. Handshakez comes to the table with a collaboration and analytics platform aimed at raising the bar for CRM applications. Its stakeholders within customer organizations include sales, marketing and client services.