SeeClickFix, a New Haven, Conn.-based provider of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) citizen network and government platform, raised $1.4m in funding.
The round was led by Elm Street Ventures with participation from existing investors O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures and Omidyar Network, and new participation from Connecticut Innovations and LaunchCapital. With this investment, Rob Bettigole, founder and managing partner of Elm Street Ventures, and Matthew Storeygard, director of investments at Connecticut Innovations, joined the board of directors at SeeClickFix.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth.
Founded in 2008 by Ben Berkowitz, CEO, SeeClickFix provides a software-as-a-service (SaaS) citizen network and government platform that allows citizens to publicly document quality of life concerns in their neighborhoods.
The company, which has partnerships with hundreds of cities, has 25 employees in New Haven and plans to double its headcount within the next 12 months.