SmartHop, a Miami, FL-based tech-enabled dispatch solution empowering small trucking companies to grow their businesses, closed a $4.5M seed funding round.
The round was led by Equal Ventures, with participation from Greycroft, Las Olas VC.
The company intends to use the funds to scale operations and its business reach.
Founded by CEO Guillermo Garcia, SmartHop provides a platform designed to be a trucker’s trusted “copilot”, which is a solution that provides strategic analyses of carriers for seamless digital booking, load suggestions based on location, date, hours of service and preferred trip type, and detailed performance reports supported with strategies for improvement. Angels in the company also include Alex Yeager, director at Redwood Logistics, Andrew Leto, founder of GlobalTranz and Emerge TMS, and Jett McCandles, founder of logistics company, Project44.