VoAPPs collects $1.5 mln Series B funds

VoAPPs said Wednesday that it has closed $1.5 million in Series B funding. The investors included Buckhead Investment Partners Early Stage Fund, Bert Ellis and Paul Iaffaldano. In addition to the funding, VoAPPs has named Mark Buffington, co-founder of Buckhead Investment Partners, to its board of directors. Based in Atlanta, VoAPPs is a developer of voice apps.

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Atlanta, GA, February 12, 2014 –(PR.com)– VoAPPs, a leading telecom technology company, announced today that it has secured $1.5 million in Series B funding. The round was led by existing investors including the Buckhead Investment Partners (BIP) Early Stage Fund, Bert Ellis, Paul Iaffaldano, and several notable Atlanta based angel investors as well as two new strategic investors. With the closing of this funding, the company also welcomes Mark Buffington, co-Founder of Buckhead Investment Partners, LLC to its Board of Directors.
The new capital will be used to accelerate customer acquisition and adoption of its DirectDROP voicemail product in the dynamic collections space, while fueling expansion into new markets. In 2013, VoAPPs delivered over 9 million DirectDROP voicemails and its customer base reports response rates that nearly triple industry averages.
“VoAPPs has seen explosive growth in the last several months. We have tripled our customer base, while dramatically expanding DirectDROP’s delivery capacity. We plan on applying that same innovation and vision as we expand into new verticals in 2014 as we move forward this year,” said Founder and President, David King.
About VoAPPs
Founded in 2008, VoAPPs is an Atlanta-based company focused on developing innovative voice applications, led by its flagship DirectDROP voicemail product. DirectDROP allows businesses to leave voicemail messages on a consumer’s mobile phone without ringing the phone. To learn more about VoAPPs or DirectDROP Voicemail, visit www.voapps.com

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