Planned, a Montreal, Canada-based provider of a software solution that empowers corporate event planners to discover and book suppliers, while saving, and tracking budget, raised $4.7m in venture financing.
Backers in the round, which brought total raised to $7M, included Inovia Capital, Telegraph Hill Capital and N49P.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to develop the platform, and expand operations, partnerships with venues and vendors across North-America and its business reach.
Co-founded by Marc-Antoine Bonin and Emeric Noel in 2017, Planned is a platform for corporate event planners to book everything they need for their events while providing visibility and control to managers. Users can browse and book from a curated portfolio of thousands of venues and vendors across North-America. The platform makes it easy for companies to source, compare, and book suppliers like venues, caterers, equipment, A/Vs, entertainment, and more.
The platform, which has over 10,000 suppliers in 50+ markets across North America, works with clients like Google, Michelin, Amazon, Nespresso, BMO, Airbnb, and Ernst & Young.