Toronto SaaS startup ResQ (that’s R E S Q) has completed a Series A funding round. Founded in 2018, the software allows restaurant owners to submit, manage, and pay for repairs and maintenance in a marketplace of service providers.
Why do we care?
I reserve the right to break my own rules on topics periodically. I don’t care much for funding rounds – but I do care about certain moves on companies. Jay McBain at Forrester is big on marketplaces as a trend.
What struck me here was the idea of applying this idea in more and more industries. This isn’t new – this just felt like a great example. There are several players working on this in the IT space too, if you didn’t know….