Mapify News

Discover our latest press releases and news. Download press assets here.

January 2nd 2019
Mapify announces global Apple In-Store Feature
Mapify is now pre-installed on iPhones in Apple Stores around the globe. See Live Announcement
December 18th 2018
Mapify amongst the "Top Travel Apps 2019" by Executive Thrillseekers
We are excited to be featured amongst the travel apps 2019 by Jim and Inna. Read the Blog Post
November 30th 2018
Mapify invited to pitch latest Product Updates at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin
Our CEO Patrick Haede and CIO Sebastian Haede were excited to be announcing our latest product updates live on stage.
November 27th 2018
Mapify named "Travel Startup of the Year 2018"
Selected by more than 25 jury members and travel executives, Mapify wins the award in the finals at Google in Hamburg. Open Press Release
November 22th 2018
Mapify launches Scratchmap and Profile Redesign on iOS
Celebrated by users around the globe, Mapify is rolling out its largest update to the iOS app since its launch.
October 9th 2018
Mapify, the Berlin-based ‘social travel network’, locates $1M Seed Round
We are excited to be announcing our $1m seed funding round. Download Press Release
October 3rd 2018
Mapify becomes App of the Day on German Unity Day
We are excited to be once again featured by Apple.
July 22nd 2018
Exploring Albania: Mapify launches first Ambassador Trip
With Mapify stories the company rolls out its first content coverages.
May 26th 2018
Mapify amongst the TechCrunch Disrupt Finalists in Paris
Operations Manager Felix Haas and CEO Patrick Haede present live on stage as a TechCrunch finalist.
May 25th 2018
Mapify launches Android App and Mapify Plan live on Stage at VivaTechnology in Paris
Participating in TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield, the Berlin-based Company Announces Its Largest Product Milestone Ever. Download Press Release
May 2018
Mapify chosen by TechCrunch to pitch among top European Startups at Disrupt Battlefield Paris
Later today, Mapify’s CEO Patrick Haede will present the company’s vision in front of renowned judges and a world-wide live audience of PR-experts, investment professionals and consumers. Download Press Release
May 2018
Mapify closes $300K Funding Round, aiming at Accelerating Growth
The company raises $300K from renowned angel investors from Hamburg, Stockholm and Hong Kong and opens its first office in Berlin.
February 2018
“Mapify – Planning Journeys with the Crowd”
Mapify is featured in T3N, one of Germany’s leading tech-magazines. “Promising idea on the pulse of time”, the author states. Read the Story
February 2018
Supported by another Feature on the App Store, Mapify launches “Collections”
“Collections are our first step on the road to an entire travel planning experience on Mapify”, says Tobias Schnorpfeil, Mapify’s Head of Content. The feature enables travelers from all over the world to collect Mapify Spots on the app or website and start planning for a specific journey based on Mapify’s content.
December 2017
Solving the “Travel Bug”: Apple Makes Mapify the App of the Day for German Country Store
With their fourth feature since Mapify’s launch, the Apple content team once again supports Mapify, this time with a beautifully written story on their App Store’s home page.
November 2017
Major German Entrepreneurship Outlet launches exclusive story on Mapify
In an interview with Mapify CEO Patrick Haede, the magazine shares an insight into Mapify just 5 days after the company’s launch. Read the Story
November 2017
Less than 24 Hours after its Launch, Mapify’s iOS App Trends on the Apple App Store
While being only online for just a couple of hours, Mapify’s iOS app hits the german App Store Travel Charts ranking amongst the top 50 travel apps.
November 2017
Mapify launches first public version on Web and iOS
After 11 months of development and an intense beta testing, Mapify finally launches its first public version initiating its first major marketing rollout with campaigns on various social media platforms.
November 2017
Mapify becomes Part of Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sandbox Accelerator Program
With financial support and mentoring out of one of the most renowned US institutions, Mapify aims to accelerate technological platform growth aiming towards a successful launch in mid-November. Visit Sandbox
November 2017
Our Journey to simplify Journeys
In a personal blogpost on Medium, Mapify CEO Patrick takes a deep dive into the mission that carries Mapify and how the company aims to fundamentally change the online travel planning experience. Read more