Checkfront, a Victoria, BC, Canada-based independent booking management platform for travel experiences, closed a $9.3M Series A funding round.
The round was led by Framework Venture Partners, with participation from PenderFund Capital Management Ltd, Conconi Growth Partners and Royal Bank of Canada. In conjunction with the funding, Framework Founding Partner Andrew Lugsdin will join Checkfront’s Board of Directors.
The company will use the funds to accelerate new product development, invest in talent acquisition, expand sales and marketing efforts, and drive further innovation and growth through strategic partnerships.
Led by Jason Morehouse, CEO, Checkfront provides a unified booking management platform that allows tour and activity operators to accept reservations, process payments, track customers, sign waivers and documents, and simplify complex pricing, seasonality, and inventory requirements. Since launching in 2010, the company has grown to become a large independent global booking platform, with more than 5,000 customers in over 120 countries, and $5.5B in online bookings processed. With over 5,000 customers in 128 countries, Checkfront has processed over $5.5 billion in online bookings (USD).