Travefy, a Lincoln, NE-based online and mobile group travel planner, raised $1.8m in funding.
Backers included strategic investor Travel and Transport, the Nebraska Global Investment Company, Nelnet, Columbia University, Linseed Capital, the Invest Nebraska Corporation, and a variety of angels.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate expansion and innovation.
Led by David Chait, CEO, Travefy develops online and mobile travel tools that allows groups to collaborate on trip details, build rich itineraries, and collect shared expenses. In addition to Travefy’s free consumer tools, the company offers white-labeled and integrated platform partnerships to online travel agents, travel management companies, vacation providers, and travel brands.