Igloohome, a Philadelphia PA- and Singapore-based provider of smart home automation platform for hosts on Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO etc., secured $1.25m in seed funding.
The round was led by Wavemaker Partners with participation from Singtel Innov8, Mesh Ventures, startup accelerator Dreamit and fellow Dreamit alumni and SnipSnap founder Ted Mann.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the commercialization of its product.
Led by CEO and co-Founder Anthony Chow, Igloohome provides a mobile app that connects to Iglooaccess and Igloosense solutions to allow hosts to manage virtual keys, monitor check-ins/check-outs, log usage activities, and reduce electricity consumption.
Currently available in Australia, Thailand and Singapore, the company plans to roll out in the United States in 2016.
A product of Dreamit Inside, Igloohome recently signed a partnership with Airbnb to provide hosts with keyless entry capabilities.