Elias Aalto, one of the founders of Wolt, and Hannu Vahokoski, our CEO, comment on our investment round.
New ways to reach customers
Technology has allowed us to surf this turbulent and difficult year. As a matter of fact, those who opened the door to innovation are coming out stronger than they were before.
Elias and Hannu are firm believers that technological innovation brings value to consumers.
Investment round to boost international growth
We are planning now to boost international growth for instance in Italy, Spain and Sweden and to add even more refined features to our hospitality trained chatbot. In 2019, we were selected as the most promising hospitality startup in Europe. Since then, our mission remains intact: we want to make guest communication profitable for the hotels.
We provide tailored AI chatbots as SaaS (Software-as-a-Service). We build, maintain and update our bots so hotel guests can find exactly what they need, with no effort and in no time. As a result, our solution drives direct bookings and additional hotel sales. The key to success is our hospitality-specific content. Because we have tens of thousands of hotel chats in our database, the success rate of our chatbots is very high right from the start.
Who joined us in this investment round?
Six new investors have joined Hotelway in this investment round and even some of our current owners have participated:
Leap Investors Oy (Matias Mäenpää and Anssi Kiviranta), Juni Holding Oy (Juha Saarinen), Lifeyri Oy (Pasi Penkkala), Avainco Oy (Paul Westerlund), DX Invest Oy (Tero Nummenpää), M.P. Korolainen Oy (Tuukka Korolainen), Novate AB (Sirkku Erlandsson), Jyri Kuusela and Elias Aalto.
Welcome to Hotelway!
Share it with your peers!
If you liked this article, feel free to subscribe for regular content. Our focus is on making the hospitality industry better one guest at a time.