Topguest Raises $2 Million And Adds Peter Thiel As An Advisor

Topguest is a mobile check-in loyalty service that was founded five months ago. The service has raised $2 million in Series A funding and has added Peter Thiel as an advisor. The investors in this round of funding include Founders Fund, Ron Conway, Keith Rabois, Jeff Clavier, and Naval Ravikant. Topguest is also exiting beta today.

Some of Topguest’s partners include Hilton hotels, Wyndham Worldwide, Virgin America, etc. Topguest encourages you to “check-in” when using some the services by their partners to get loyalty program rewards. Through the Topguest application, you can check-in using existing services such as Foursquare, Facebook Places, and Gowalla.


This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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