Scheduling startup Calendly raises US$350m funding to continue product development

NIGERIA – Cloud scheduling startup, Calendly LLC announced it has raised US$350 million in new funding to provide liquidity for early shareholders and employees and continue product development. This funding round was led by OpenView Venture Partners, a Boston-based expansion-stage firm and existing investor, with participation from San Fransisco-based Iconiq Capital and has now valued the company at more than US$3 billion. Founded in 2013 by Tope Awotona, Calendly simplifies the way meetings are scheduled by creating simple rules such as availability preferences, share links, or embed calendars and allows…

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