17hats Gets $1.25M For Small Business Automation Software

Pasadena-based 17hats, a developer of business automation software, has raised $1.25M in a seed funding round, according to the company. The funding was led by Wavemaker Partners, along with un-named strategic investors and angels. The startup is led by Donovan Janus. 17hats develops a suite of software featuring CRM, project management, calendaring, quotes, contracts, invoicing, time tracking and bookkeeping, all aimed at solo entrepreneurs. The company charges between $12.50 to $29 per month for its services. Eric Manlunas of Wavemaker Partners joins 17hats' board as part of the funding. More information »