Featured Startup Pitch: Online startup competition platform Startup Rounds has big ambitions to build a full-fledged accelerator based on crowdsourcing


By Paul Hammond, Startup Rounds co-founder and CEO ELEVATOR PITCH Startup Rounds showcases exciting new products, where customers can discover amazing startups and influence winners. The platform aims to accelerate emerging businesses by hosting competitions and events to facilitate community. … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: eese

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COMPANY: eese PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Collaborative blogging enhanced by tastemates. eese is a collaborative blogging platform where authors create articles together—enhanced and funded by a crowd of people. The best collaborations on each article are voted for and rise to the top. We want … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Kibako

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COMPANY: Kibako PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: A better way to share files. Kibako is a free Mac app that makes it quick and easy to share files between family, friends and co-workers. Sharing couldn’t be simpler. Use the keyboard shortcut, drag the file to Kibako or automatically upload your … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Jobote

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COMPANY: Jobote PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Referral hiring that works. Jobote is a referral hiring tool which helps companies leverage social networks to hire trusted talent. With Jobote, employees generate trackable referral links to open job positions in their company. Each referral link … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Neon Nettle

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COMPANY: Neon Nettle PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Independent online media source. Independent media is growing! In fact, it’s growing so quickly more-and-more young people are asking questions about the official story and the mainstream narrative—this is where Neon Nettle comes in. We are a fast … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Simplifyd


COMPANY: Simplifyd PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Running your business, ‘simplifyd.’ We support individuals and small teams to better manage their communications, their finances and the relationships that matter most to their business. From one platform our users can see their latest … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: IntelligenceBank offers management apps to help businesses move away from the spreadsheet and onto the cloud

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By Tessa Court, IntelligenceBank co-founder and CEO ELEVATOR PITCH IntelligenceBank’s SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) apps make it easy to run your business processes online. The heart of IntelligenceBank is its highly customizable, flexible, and interoperable platform, which is offered via a … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Hire.Bid

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COMPANY: Hire.Bid PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: The un-eBay professional marketplace. Hire.Bid is a unique, new marketplace for high-end professional services. Unlike other websites connecting professionals and clients that often result in a race to the bottom in terms of price (and resulting … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Boonle

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COMPANY: Boonle PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Freelancing turned upside down. Boonle flips the freelancing paradigm completely upside down by encouraging an all new client-vendor relationship. Traditionally, clients have a project and seek out a contractor or freelancer based on their … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: etrigg

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COMPANY: etrigg PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION: Discover local events in real-time. Etrigg serves the need of instant event information while on-the-go. Being built as a mobile web app, it can be used from any device in any browser, anytime and anywhere. By this it allows users to get an immediate … [Read more...]