VentureApp, a Boston, MA—based professional chat platform, secured $4m in funding.
The round was led by Ryan Moore, partner at Accomplice, with participation from Boston Seed Capital, Fullstack Ventures, and a number of angel investors. In conjunction with the funding, Ryan Moore will also join VentureApp’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to make its platform publicly available and roll out to professionals nationwide.
Led by Chase Garbarino, co-founder and CEO, VentureApp provides a chat platform for professionals to communicate with their closest business contacts and connect with new partners in their extended business network.
To date, several thousand users from more than 2,000 companies in Boston and New York, including professionals from DraftKings, Silicon Valley Bank, HubSpot, Drizly, Goodwin Procter, and more, have chatted on VentureApp.
Its iOS mobile app is currently in beta testing with hundreds of users.