Toronto’s ExpertFile announced yesterday it has secured a $1 million seed round with participation by investors from the Angel One Investor Network, Golden Triangle Angel Network, Maple Leaf Angels, and the Georgian Angel Network.
The ExpertFile software platform allows organizations to create online profiles of their executives and experts to drive better quality connections with conferences, media, and business prospects. The platform hosts experts around the world who are listed in its global directory and enterprise customer installations that range from large educational institutions to Fortune 1000 brands.
ExpertFile says the financing will help accelerate growth in the North American market and strengthen its sales, marketing and customer success team.
“We’re committed to helping experts and organizations better promote their thought leaders and subject-matter experts to a range of audiences such as events, media and business prospects,” said Peter Evans, the startup’s CEO.