SmartHome Hero Raises Seed Funding From Digitech

Austin-based SmartHome hero, a developer of a service to provide energy estimates, track new home warranties and advertise to new homeowners, has raised a round of seed funding from new Austin venture capital fund Digitech. Financial terms of the seed funding were not announced. Smart Home Hero says it helps provide energy ratings and energy scores for homes plus warranty management and repair services for builders and manufacturers of homes. Smart Home hero is led by David Carolan; Digitech VC Fund is led by Paul C. Watson. Digitech Venture Capital said the investment is the very first out of its new fund. More information »