Applico, a New York-based company creating mobile applications, has closed a first round of funding of undisclosed amount from private investors.
Applico intends to use the capital to expand its programming, design and account services teams and to accelerate its market expansion.
Founded in January 2009, the company specializes in the strategy, design, and development of mobile applications for all major operating systems and platforms including iPhone, Android, RIM, Symbian and Windows Mobile 7.
Led by CEO and founder Alex Moazed, Applico works with consumer brands across a wide spectrum of industries, including automotive, telecommunications, publishing, pharmaceuticals, health and fitness, retail, personal care and hygiene.
Customers include AT&T, General Motors, Pearson Publishing and Rodale.