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Berlin-Based Keaz Raises €600K to Unlock WhatsApp Marketing for Small and Local Businesses

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Lotte Geldermans

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June 14, 2023
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About Keaz

Keaz, a dynamic MarTech startup based in Berlin, is thrilled to announce the successful closure of its recent funding round, securing €600K in investment. This funding will play a pivotal role in Keaz's mission to empower small and local businesses by equipping them with cutting-edge online marketing solutions.

Early Growth

In just nine months since its ideation and three months since its incorporation, Keaz has made remarkable progress. The pre-seed funding round was led by Pitchdrive, along with renowned business angels who have extensive expertise in the SaaS, marketing, and local business sectors. This substantial financial support will enable Keaz to further enhance its product offerings and streamline the customer onboarding process.

Recognizing the significant challenges faced by small and local businesses in today's highly competitive marketing landscape, Keaz is committed to leveling the playing field. Co-founders Nils and Niels, leveraging their vast experience in the sector, are spearheading a game-changing solution that eliminates the need for intermediaries such as agencies or freelancers. Keaz's modular SaaS solution offers brick-and-mortar businesses a comprehensive WhatsApp marketing suite, enabling them to actively engage with their target audience. Following the successful launch of this solution, the Keaz team will continue to develop innovative tools tailored to popular social media platforms, facilitating the reconnection of local businesses with their customers.

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"Our goal is to empower small and local businesses with the necessary tools to compete effectively in the digital marketing landscape. This funding will drive our growth and enable us to deliver innovative solutions that yield tangible results for our customers," - team Keaz .

Pitchdrive, the lead investor in this funding round, expressed their excitement about partnering with Keaz.

"We firmly believe that Keaz's vision and innovative approach will disrupt the online marketing space, particularly for small and local businesses. We have full confidence in their ability to revolutionize the way these businesses engage with their customers,"- Koen Christiaens at Pitchdrive.

Furthermore, Keaz is proud to announce that several famous brick-and-mortar businesses and franchises have already joined the waitlist to be part of their revolutionary marketing platform. The strong interest and anticipation from renowned industry players underscore the significance of Keaz's solution in the market.

For an overview of Keaz's first product release, please visit their website at

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