MakeSpace, a NYC-based self-storage platform, raised $17.5m in Series B funding.
The round was co-led by Harmony Venture Partners and Upfront Ventures with participation from existing investors. In conjunction with the funding, Rahul Gandhi, co-founder and chief operating officer of MakeSpace, joined MakeSpace’s board of directors.
The company, which has raised $30.5m to date, intends to use the funds to continue to scale operations, grow the team, and expand into five new markets in 2016.
Founded in 2013 by CEO Sam Rosen, MakeSpace provides a storage solution that picks up customer’s belongings, brings them to a secure storage facility, photo inventories all items stored and delivers them back whenever needed.
The service is currently available in New York City, Washington D.C. and Chicago.
The company currently employs 80 people.