Travel Search Site Wego Closes $17M Series C

TechCrunch

Travel search site, Wego, just closed its Series C round of $17 million.

The round was led by Crescent Point, a fund manager with offices in Singapore and China that focuses on investments in Asia.

Wego’s site provides a metasearch across about 600 airline carriers and 400,000 hotels, and charges business clients based on referrals to travelers coming in.

Earlier this year, it teamed up with home rental marketplace Travelmob to include the latter’s 400,000 Airbnb-style listings in its search too.

This round of funding brings the total so far to $36 million for the eight-year-old company, said Ross Veitch, Wego’s co-founder and CEO.

Wego was founded by Veitch and Craig Hewett, two Australians living in Singapore, where its headquarters are. The company also has offices in Australia, Indonesia, India and most recently in Dubai.

Veitch said the company plans to use the funding to hire more people…

View original post 287 more words

Advertisements

About Mallik

I born in Good cultural place called India. My family is traditional family. We fallow all Indian traditions.

Posted on June 24, 2013, in About All. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

9to5Mac

Apple News & Mac Rumors Breaking All Day

Gigaom

Technology news, trends and analysis covering mobile, big data, cloud, science, energy and media

digiphile

We're already living in the future. It's just not evenly distrbuted yet.

Tech

News and reviews from the world of gadgets, gear, apps and the web

The Past and Present Future

Ken Hinckley's Ideas, Visions, and Opinions on the Research Frontiers of Human Technologies

TED Blog

The TED Blog shares interesting news about TED, TED Talks video, the TED Prize and more.

Inside BlackBerry

The Official BlackBerry Blog

Bill Mullins' Weblog - Tech Thoughts

Security and System Tools and Tips. Software Reviews, News, Views, Downloads and Links.

insanebloom

Poetry. Travel. Et cetera.

%d bloggers like this: