The on-demand mobile app for tours, activities and experience in town, Headout, had raised $ 1.8 million funding in seed round from Version One Ventures, 500 Startups, Nexus Venture Partners and Arena Ventures.
The funds raised will be used to advance its expansion drive launching in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington DC, Miami amongst other US cities in the next few months.
Further, the company will also utilize the funds for expanding their technology, product, sales & launch teams across their NYC, SF and Bangalore offices.
The funding round also saw participation from Angellist’s Maiden Lane Ventures, Funders Club, Haystack Fund, Ludlow Ventures, Dreamit Ventures and renowned angels including Rick Marini, Fabrice Grinda, Kunal Bahl & Rohit Bansal, and Neeraj Arora.
“This round of funding is a step to make Headout an ubiquitous brand that brings the best a city has to offer right now to a traveler right at their fingertips”, says Varun Khona, Co-founder and CEO, Headout.
Headout provides minute access to the best experiences in town; book tickets to the best tours, activities and Broadway shows at insider prices.