UniKey, a Winter Park, Fla.-based smart lock category creator and provider of smart access control technology, secured $10m in Series A funding.
Backers included Asset Management Ventures, AXCIT, Broadway Angels, CBRE, ff Venture Capital, Samsung, Haas Portman, Oriza Ventures and other global investors.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand globally.
Led by Phil Dumas, founder and president, UniKey provides an access control platform that powers a keyless entry system that can be integrated into any lock. Its technology, which aims to replace keys, cards, codes and passwords by turning smartphones into universal electronic key, is licensed to global manufacturers including Kwikset for the Kevo Bluetooth residential door application, MIWA for hospitality solutions, Microsoft for Azure global cloud solutions, and NEST for smart building thermostat integrations.