Evensi, a San Francisco, CA-based platform for people to find events wherever they are, raised $2.5m in pre IPO funding.
Backers included investors from the Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Italy, and Australia.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the company before its IPO, which will take place on the ASX Sydney stock exchange in Q2 2019.
Led by Paolo Privitera, Co-Founder and CEO, Yuri Grassi, Founder, Chairman, and CPO, and Emanuele Corradini, Co-Founder and CTO, Evensi provides a platform for people to find events wherever they are. To date, the platform has published 120 million events, with 40 million people using it.
The company also operates Evensi for Business, a solution to promote events on all the major advertising channels simultaneously. Events are automatically advertised on Evensi, Facebook, Instagram and Messenger to an audience targeted perfectly based on geography, interests, and affinity.