Lane, a Toronto, Canada-based provider of a workplace experience platform, raised $2.5m in funding.
Backers included Alate Partners, Panache Ventures and Colliers/Techstars.
The company intends to use the funds key new hires and office openings in the US, including New York and Los Angeles, slated for Q3 of this year.
Founded by CEO Clint Robinson and CPO Kofi Gyekye, Lane provides a workplace experience platform that provides instant access to software, perks, information, services, and amenities, all in one place.
Launched in 2015, the company’s technology aims to increase engagement while seeing an influx of both tenants, office managers, and landlords partaking in building-centric activities, increase reach when it comes to employee communication and interaction, improve productivity as a result of the implemented technology.
Tools provided by Lane include:
– Notices & Events
– Interactive Amenities
– Maintenance Requests
– Access Control
– Parking & Transit
– Perks & Retail
– Content Centre
– Survey Generator
– Amenities Workflow Engine
– Configurable Payment Engine
– User Management
In addition to US expansion, Lane has also established partnerships with real estate operators, including Brookfield, Dream, and Colliers, bringing their global SQ FT coverage to 68 million.