SalesCandy is pitchIN’s tenth ECF deal for 2017
By Digital News Asia October 19, 2017
- SalesCandy is a Sales Performance and Lead Management CRM
- pitchIN is the first ECF platform to hit double digits for successful deals in a year
MALAYSIAN equity crowdfunding (ECF) platform pitchIN has successfully funding its tenth deal for 2017 with SalesCandy; investments raised has crossed RM12 million (US$2.84 million).
pitchIN has become the first ECF platform to reach double digits for successful deals in a year.
SalesCandy joined pitchIN’s list of successful equity crowdfunding deals when it raised RM1,501,038 (US$355,242) from 54 investors in October 2017. (RM1 = US$0.24)
SalesCandy is a Sales Performance and Lead Management CRM. It is capable of instantly routing leads from various sources such as Facebook Lead Ads, web forms and chat bots directly to the salespeople’s mobile phone and automatically updating lead statuses with the actions taken by the salespeople.
SalesCandy chief executive officer Stanley Chee expressed his gratitude for this success, "We are grateful that we successfully raised a round of RM1.5 million on pitchIN to further grow our CRM specifically built to help property developers, education and financials clients to close more sales. The team in pitchIN is amazing and easy to deal with and they know startups and business models very well. I strongly recommend pitchIN to any startup out there who is looking to raise funds."
pitchIN chief executive officer Sam Shafie (pic, right) said, “We are delighted to become the first ECF platform in Malaysia to do ten successful deals in a year. We are pleased that pitchIN’s focus on bringing interesting fundable deals to investors has resulted in being responsible for nearly 60% of the successful Malaysian ECF deals in 2017. We are proud of the role pitchIN has played in making the Malaysian ECF industry one of the most vibrant ones in Asia.”
Sam also paid tribute to the investors who have made these successes possible, “Of course, we must note that our success was only possible because investors liked the companies we listed. We are grateful to the 623 investors, of all types, large and small, who have invested to date in deals on the pitchIN ECF platform.
“pitchIN is not done for the year. Investors can look forward to more deals on pitchIN Equity before the end of 2017.
“Investors who are looking for opportunities to invest in fast growing early stage companies are encouraged to register on pitchIN as registered users will have early access to our deals.”
Information on upcoming deals from pitchIN can be found at www.equity.pitchin.my and the pitchIN.my Facebook page.