August 4, 2012
Fancy Hands

What do they do?

Act as a personal assistant service for various tasks and asks.

Why are they special?

  1. Take care of your everyday needs virtually under a monthly subscription through 1,000+ staffers located in the U.S.
  2. Integrate into your GCal or Basecamp account
  3. Accept requests via email, web, or phone

Are they funded?

David Tisch, SV Angel, betaworks, Lerer Ventures seed ($1MM)

Who are their comps?

Taskrabbit, Zaarly, Exec, AskSunday

How do I find them?

Website / Crunchbase / Twitter / Facebook

What else can you tell me?

Offer team accounts with TeamWork, which consolidates billing. For help with purchasing items, payments are limited to $100 per transaction.