Livebookings, the London based online reservation and marketing service for restaurants, has secured about $10 million in a funding-round from existing shareholders at the end of last month. Together with this new financing round livebookings has now raised $38 million in total. The company was founded in 2005 and has processed about 1 million bookings for restaurants in a single month (March 2010). On the homepage of Livebookings it says: “With customers, partners and employees in 23 countries, Livebookings is the largest online marketing and reservations service for the restaurant industry”.
The reservations tools of Livebookings enable restaurants to provide their diners with a online bookings service, to manage those reservations efficiently and to collect valuable customer data. Their marketing services ensure restaurants can run deals, promotions and online marketing campaigns to attract new customers. For more info check out their promotioal video: