$1 million investment in Greatify: The digital management solution for customer service teams receives support from Anges Québec members
Montreal, September 26, 2016 – Greatify, the innovative company specialized in managing customer service teams in numerous business sectors, has received a one million dollar investment from 21 Anges Québec members, as well as Anges Québec Capital.
Greatify is a multiplatform digital solution for companies encountering employee engagement difficulties often associated with high staff turnover.Whether they’re in sales, customer service, or another department, Greatify users have a better understanding of their company's objectives, are more aware of their progress in their daily duties, and are recognized by their peers and coworkers for their work.Greatify helps companies improve employee engagement and limit expensive problems such as staff turnover and absenteeism.
“At this stage in our company’s growth, we need not just investments, but guidance and sound advice as well, like we got from the angels who helped us expand Greatify,” said Thierry Poitras, founder and president of Greatify.
The new joint investment from Anges Québec members and Anges Québec Capital will help the Quebec City startup, founded in 2015, make its platform available to an expanding client base.The funds will also be used to develop and implement strategies for exporting the product to new markets.
“Greatify’s solution isn’t just innovative, it stands out because it is so adaptable, meaning it has huge market potential and is easily exportable.I feel proud and privileged to guide these entrepreneurs as they expand their thriving business,” said Robert Branchaud, the lead angel in this investment.
Greatify was founded and developed entirely in Quebec City by two experienced entrepreneurs, Thierry Poitras and Daniel Lafrenière and has gained the trust of major corporations such as Desjardins, Telus, and IKEA.By transforming business goals into concrete tasks, Greatify contributes to increasing the ongoing enjoyment and productivity of customer relations teams everywhere.
About the Anges Québec Capital fund
Anges Québec Capital is an investment fund set up to invest alongside the members of Anges Québec. Sponsored by the Government of Quebec, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Fonds de solidarité FTQ, and Investissement Québec, the fund supports the angels who invest in innovative Quebec businesses in the seed or startup phase. The joint efforts of angels and fund sponsors have made $85 million available to entrepreneurs.
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