Voyager modernizes industry for improved maritime communications and operational efficiencies along shipping value chain, freeing from email, fax, phone and text.

Voyager, the company enabling the bulk commodity shipping market to operate in a unified and digital environment to coordinate critical and complex maritime operations for high value raw materials, announced today completing a $1.5 million seed funding round co-led by ATX Venture Partners, Blue Bear Capital, GreenHawk Capital, and Phaze Ventures.

“Opportunities for innovation in maritime abound, as the need for technological advancements exist in one of the world’s biggest industries. Voyager is poised to be the leader in maritime operations. The founders have extensive expertise in liquid, dry and gas bulk shipping globally in all facets of the value chain, experiencing its pain points first hand. The Voyager cloud platform stands to bring global transactions and communications into the modern era – poised to save the bulk shipping industry billions,” said Chris Shonk, Managing Partner at ATX Venture Partners.

“People are used to seeing multicolored shipping containers and reading about investments in container freight technology, but few realize there is an industry four times larger by volume that forms the building blocks of global trade and drives container traffic – maritime bulk shipping,” said Tim Kopra, partner at Blue Bear Capital.

Voyager is the SaaS company enabling the bulk commodity shipping market to operate in a unified and digital environment to coordinate critical and complex maritime operations for high value raw materials.