Featured Startup Pitch: Earlycard – Send personalized greeting cards on time, every time

COMPANY: Earlycard ELEVATOR PITCH Scheduled greeting card delivery app. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Think back to a time where you found yourself scrambling to buy a greeting card at the last possible minute. Think about how you probably knew that occasion was coming up well in advance, but you kept putting off the task because there was a nearly infinite list of … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: hide.me – Speedy VPN for real security

ELEVATOR PITCH hide.me VPN provides anonymity and security for the online age, with the fastest connection protecting user privacy, and enabling information access and sharing. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION hide.me is a VPN service enabling user privacy for their online behaviors, with one of the fastest connections available in the market. A VPN is a virtual private … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: SHARPND – On demand tailoring, alterations, and custom clothing for men

COMPANY: SHARPND ELEVATOR PITCH An on-demand men's tailoring service in New York. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION SHARPND combines the convenience of a professional fitter coming to your home, office, or hotel, taking your measurements and consulting with you about your wardrobe, reviewing your tailoring order, and delivering first-class alterations and made-to-measure … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: PhoSho – Bringing hashtags to life

COMPANY: PhoSho ELEVATOR PITCH Do friendship differently. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION PhoSho lets you share themed moments with a group of friends. Have even more fun with AutoTake! Turn it on and your friends will have only five seconds before a picture automatically takes from their camera and post for all to see. It’s like surprising, or catching your friends … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Blackartel – An alternative e-commerce site for men’s fashion

COMPANY: Blackartel ELEVATOR PITCH The independent and alternative e-commerce menswear platform, created to help young, fashion-conscious men discover unique clothing brands from all over the world. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION We put the spotlight on talented yet underexposed clothing designers. It seeks to break down the traditional power structures in … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Concord – E-signature and contract management for businesses of all types and sizes

COMPANY: Concord ELEVATOR PITCH Free and unlimited e-signature, collaboration, and contract management. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Concord is a free cloud-based contract lifecycle management solution that’s changing the way the world is creating, negotiating, signing and managing contracts. We provide unlimited e-signatures and unlimited contract storage for an … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: PetPlate – A homemade food subscription service for pets

COMPANY: PetPlate ELEVATOR PITCH Homemade pet food subscription service—Blue Apron for pets. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION PetPlate is a homemade pet food subscription service that brings freshly made meals with premium ingredients to health conscious pet owners. All of PetPlates’ meals are made with ingredients you'd eat yourself, with fresh meats, vegetables, and … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Collectorism – A network that connects collectors of all kinds around the globe

COMPANY: Collectorism ELEVATOR PITCH A global network providing a platform for collectors to showcase and exchange their items. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Collecting is important. It preserves our culture. Without collecting there wouldn’t be libraries or museums. Our basic idea was that everyone is a collector. Whether it is pebbles or paintings—doesn’t matter. … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: AnswerDash – Turning online customer service on its head

  COMPANY: AnswerDash ELEVATOR PITCH Answers in click-speed. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION For companies with an online presence who have high customer support costs, AnswerDash offers “answers in a click” that will reduce up to 50 percent of assisted service support inquiries. AnswerDash improves the customer experience of websites and web applications by … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: LUMA ACTIVE – Lighting headgear for outdoor athletes

COMPANY: LUMA ACTIVE ELEVATOR PITCH The world's first ever lighting headgear for outdoor sports. PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Do you love being outdoors, going for a run, walking your dog, hiking in the mountains or just having a relaxing stroll in the evening or early morning? As soon as you leave well-lit areas you need a light source that illuminates your way and … [Read more...]