Nylas, a San Francisco, CA-based company providing APIs for email, calendars, and contacts, raised $4m in funding.
The round was led by 8VC with participation from Crunchfund, Great Oaks Venture Capital and Rubicon Venture Capital.
The company intends to use the funds to grow its team, expand its reach, and further invest in the Nylas API products.
Founded in 2013 by Gleb Polyakov, CEO, and Christine Spang, CTO, Nylas provides APIs for marketing, sales, recruiting professionals to build email, calendar, and contacts integrations into their SaaS applications. To date, the company has synced more than 100 terabytes of data from more than 15 billion emails, powering email sync and send features in SaaS products ranging from customer relationship management software to marketing automation platforms, recruiting tools, scheduling assistants, legal and real estate platforms, and more.
The Nylas APIs integrate with all email service providers, allowing bi-directional email sync between SaaS platforms and the email client.