Roomer is the marketplace for travel, connecting travelers who are stuck with a nonrefundable hotel room with those looking for a last minute, discounted accommodation. Using an automated validation system to authenticate each and every reservation on its marketplace, Roomer works vigilantly to ensure safety and security for all of its users, buyers and sellers alike. Since its founding in 2011, Roomer has come to the rescue of distressed travelers all over the world who were stuck with nonrefundable hotel reservations and used Roomer's secure platform to sell these reservations to spontaneous, deal-seeking travelers. Roomer's unique marketplace serves more than just its individual users. Roomer also works with hotels and travel companies around the world to both expand their customer bases and to solve critical customer service problems relating to canceling guests with nonrefundable reservations. Roomer was founded by Ben Froumine and Gon Ben David, and is backed by the BRM Group, with directors Eran Barkat and Yael Reznick Cramer of BRM Hi-Tech and Uri Levine, co-founder of Waze.
Type
Private
HQ
New York, US
Founded
2011
Employees
45 (est)+3%
roomer was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at roomer

Ben Froumine

Ben Froumine

Co-Founder
Gon Ben-David

Gon Ben-David

CEO & co-founder
Alona Wolfish

Alona Wolfish

Product Manager
Gal Zuta

Gal Zuta

Director of Operations
Uri Levine

Uri Levine

The Godfounder
Eran Barkat

Eran Barkat

BRM

roomer Locations

New York, US

roomer Metrics

roomer Summary

Founding Date

2011

Total Funding

$7 M

Latest funding size

$5 M

Time since last funding

about 2 years

Investors

roomer's latest funding round of $5 M was in November 2014. In total, roomer has raised $7 M.
26% of current employees of roomer are female and 74% are male.

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