Ethan, a seasoned entrepreneur who had started and sold an ecommerce startup while working full-time at a home services company, was the perfect man for the job.
When they dug into the details of running a Property Management company, they realized how much of a need for innovation existed just in the maintenance sector. They decided to pivot their efforts into a new tech-forward, streamlined approach to maintenance.
Latchel was accepted into the Y Combinator program (with alumni companies such as Airbnb, Dropbox, and Stripe) and was able to secure investment capital from Bain Capital Ventures and other investors.
Latchel is now used by hundreds of management companies across the US for maintenance and virtual resident concierge services.