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Teckst is the first-to-market service that enables two-way text messaging for customer service teams. Founded by former Seamless/GrubHub Creative Director Matt Tumbleson, Teckst is fixing the age-old consumer gripe of antiquated phone calls plagued with never-ending hold times.

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GET A BLUE BUBBLE WITH A BRAND

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New Possibilities for Retailers, Brands and Customer Service Apple’s recent announcement of its iMessage enhancements offers a much richer experience for users to communicate in many different ways. Aside from being able to send rich links, with music and videos playing directly within the conversation,…

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Teckst nets $2.5M in funding

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Teckst‘s platform enables two-way text messaging for customer service teams, facilitates customer engagement and directly integrates with CRM systems.   Original Post: https://my.pitchbook.com/viewnewsletter/qNtMV-nbZae/vc#n324889

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VC firms back B2C CS messaging provider Teckst

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A trio of early-stage investment firms have backed a $2.5m financing round for two-way customer service text messaging service Teckst. Composite Capital, Kernel Capital and Zelkova Ventures all took part in the round along with angels Walter Burr, Adam Press, Dan Porter, and Kevin Mahaffey….

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Teckst Nets $2.5M

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NEW YORK, NY, Teckst, a first-to-market service that enables two-way text messaging for customer service teams, announced today it has raised $2.5 million in funding. Click here for more funding data on Teckst To export Teckst funding data to PDF and Excel, click here Founded…

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IS TEXTING THE FUTURE OF CUSTOMER SERVICE?

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Unless you’re a lover of sweet, sweet jazz Muzak (Ed. note: guilty), holding for customer service help has approximately zero redeemable qualities. Which is why a new startup that just raised $2.5 million wants to permanently eliminate hold times by allowing consumers to text message…

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Teckst raises $2.5 mln

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Teckst said May 17 it $2.5 million in funding. Investors include Composite Capital, Gaingels, Kernel Capital and Zelkova Ventures along with angels Walter Burr, Adam Press, Dan Porter and Kevin Mahaffey. New York-based Teckst is a market service that aims to enable two-way text messaging…

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This week in N.Y.C. funding news: Avanan, Teckst, BarkBox

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Teckst , $2.5 million: The New York-based service, known for providing two-way text messaging for customer service teams, has raised new venture capital funding from Composite Capital, Gaingels, Kernel Capital and Zelkova Ventures. Teckst was founded in 2014.   Original Post: http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2016/05/20/this-week-in-nyc-funding-news-avanan-tekst-barkbox.html

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