Eko Communications, a Bangkok, Thai- and New York-based company creating mobile-oriented workplace communications solutions for large enterprises, completed a $1m round of seed financing.
Backers included 500 Startups and unnamed angel investors.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to hire new people to develop its platform.
Launched last September by Korawad Chearavanont, 19 years old, and David Zhang, CTO and Co-founder, Eko allows companies to streamline communications, productivity, and workflow. According to the company, Eko has been adopted by companies representing a total of $3.3 billion in revenue, and the company has now deployment plans to companies representing over $20 billion in total revenue.