What does Vacatia do?
Vacatia, is a resort marketplace for families which are vacationing. Its only aim is to assist families find an impeccable resort residence, a voluminous home base for having fun and shared vacation memory.
This start up shows search results for plenty of leading hospitality and prime independent resorts, which are completely handles and professionally handled timeshare and condominiums which resemble resorts which provides delightful amenities with comforts just like at home. Vacatia brings an internet sensibility to timeshares. The startup makes it a legitimate and easy way to buy and sell timeshares.
How much Vacatia was funded?
Vacatia has raised $7 M in Series A funding on April 9th, 2015 from Javelin Venture Partners and Bee Partners.
- Undisclosed amount in Seed funding on November 9th, 2012 from Peterson Ventures.
- $5M in Seed funding on September 4th, 2013 from Meyer Ventures, Bee Partners, Maveron, Thomas Byrne, Peterson Ventures and Erik Blachford
- Undisclosed amount in Series A on August 2014.
What is next for Vacatia?
Vacatia will use the latest fund for continuing its build out its new service which is soon to be released, for geographical expansion and for hiring new team members.
Also its co-founder Caroline Shin has been promoted to CEO from Chief Operating Officer. Co founder Keith Cox said that Caroline’s travel, consumer and tech savvy qualities make her the perfect leader as the company is seeking to create and rapidly improve the marketplace for family resort residences.
More about Vacatia
Vacatia was founded in 2013 by Michael Burns, Caroline Shin and Keith Cox. It has its headquarters in San Francisco, CA. Vacatia is a member of the American Resort Development Association and is venture backed.
Whether it is a mountain lodge or a condo on the beach, you can find the perfect timeshare from thousands listed by the licensed brokers and individual owners. It provides an easy messaging systems for the sellers and buyers and maintains a private correspondence.