EzRez Software, Inc., a B2B provider of next generation online travel solutions, today announced it has secured $15 million in a second round of financing. Canaan Partners led the round of funding with Azure Capital Partners and existing investors also participating. EzRez will use the funds to drive product development and international growth to meet the increasing demand for robust, online travel systems that can be branded and customized for business.

?We are changing the way online travel can be offered and consumed, and this round of funding will help fuel our innovation and growth even further,? said Tina Fitch, President and CEO of EzRez. ?Our Web-based solution allows any company to customize and create a branded online travel site for their business, event or target audience. Our SaaS model, unique technology infrastructure and wide partner network allow us to provide a world class, online travel system that is customizable and scalable in a way no other online travel site has been before.?

EzRez allows any business to easily package and sell air, hotel, rental car, vacation activities and other travel components to their customers through their own branded Web sites. Founded in 2003, EzRez works with some of the biggest travel brands, including Starwood Hotels and Jet Blue, to power online travel booking systems that offer tailored travel products based on the audience, event or business need. EzRez?s next generation travel infrastructure is breaking down the barriers of traditional travel sites by allowing companies to launch customized and branded travel sites rapidly. By understanding the unique challenges of selling travel online, EzRez enables companies to merchandise travel on a more granular basis than ever before, lowering costs, improving efficiency and increasing customer satisfaction.

?EzRez is disrupting the online travel market through its innovative Web-based solution,? said Canaan General Partner John Balen. ?At Canaan, we invest in companies offering innovative, market- changing solutions and EzRez is a great example of this. The online travel industry continues to expand and EzRez is poised for significant growth with a solution that allows any company to offer world-class, online travel products that fit their unique business needs.?

In conjunction with the funding, Mr. Balen and Azure Capital Partners? founder Cameron Lester will join the EzRez Board of Directors.

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