Enflick, a Waterloo, Ontario-Canada-based provider of high quality and affordable social software solutions designed to connect individuals online, has raised more than $1m in seed funding.
The round was led by Freestyle Capital, with participation from the Menlo Talent Fund, Menlo Ventures’ Seed Program, Troy Carter, and Scooter Braun.
The company intends to use the funding to continue to develop and deliver new solutions designed to further enhance and transform interpersonal connectivity.
Co-founded and CEO Derek Ting and Jon Lerner, Enflick has created TextNow, a free and unlimited picture and text messaging application, and PingChat!, a free cross-platform instant messaging application.
According to a written statement, combined, the two apps serve more than a billion impressions per month with 21.5 million users worldwide. TextNow supports all iOS devices, including the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. PingChat! supports iOS devices (OS version 3.0+), as well as the Android (1.5–2.3) and Blackberry (5.0+).