Handy is a website and mobile app for booking home visits by handymen and cleaners. The company recently raised $50 million through a funding that was led by Fidelity Investments. The firm is basically known as Handy Technologies Inc. It is based in New York and had a record of 1 million bookings through its online platforms in 2015. The company boasts that users can get cleaning services in a time less than a minute. The company has raised a total of $110 million raised. It is spending a lot to raise its brand through ads and entry subway cars in New York City.
The company CEO Oisin Hanran stated in a recent press release that the company chose Fidelity to assist in raising of their funds since it needs all the help the company provides. The company has scaled its three year business due to excellence in its founders.
There are lots of reasons why Handy.com has managed to beat its competition and stay ahead of other brands. When the company first started, it was able to fulfill a request in typically five days. The orders increased and the company had to scale up in terms of freelancers. Every city that the company entered, it made sure that it created a cool network of home-based service professions that would quickly respond to customer needs and queries. The company has managed to build a large network with a strong positive effect.
Handy’s CEO has frequently stated that building the strong networking effect is not as easy as it seems. All the marketplaces that Handy have entered have had a new set of problems. The company has however solved these problems by focusing on customer needs and satisfaction. Customers have joined the company due to the readily available services. The company has managed to stay at the top due to a consistent customer demand.
Handy is today the best and easiest way to keep your home in order. The company was initially founded as Handybook, it started as a practical solution to problems of finding effective professionals in common household services. Handy has connected to individuals and professionals with that offer top quality services. Professionals that work with Handy receive are first pre-screened before they start working with the company. The company has a seamless 60-booking process, a secure payment method and most of all 100% money back guarantee. Everything about Handy is easy, smooth and quick.