Featured Startup Pitch: Properly – Working to make renting simple and secure, for both tenants and landlords

COMPANY: ProperlyELEVATOR PITCH: Properly is on a mission to make all aspects of renting simple and secure. We take on each rental process (i.e. applications, tenant screening, rent payments and more) and find a better and safer way to do it.The Problem Nearly all of the rental management software in the marketplace has been developed for property management … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Vertoe

COMPANY: VertoeHEADQUARTERS: New York CityVertoe is on a mission to optimize the world's spaces for smarter living. Instead of creating more space in ever expanding cities, they want to ensure existing space is utilized more efficiently. They have started with solving the problem caused by lack of short term storage solutions in the market. Vertoe’s strategy involves … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Homestay Anywhere

COMPANY: Homestay Anywhere HEADQUARTERS: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida Homestay Anywhere is an online marketplace that connects international students and interns with host families in the U.S. International students have a shortage of quality housing options during the time they are studying or working in the United States. Host families who open up their home to these … [Read more...]

Lightning Pitch: Project Latitude

COMPANY: Project LatitudeHEADQUARTERS: New York CityAimed to subsidize the high costs of volunteer builds by selling locally inspired products that are made in communities in need around Latin America. The first project, Project 00 is building an entrepreneur workshop in La Isla outside Quito, Ecuador--funded by the sales of a handmade roll-top backpack that was … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Yo!Gigs – An open service professional marketplace

COMPANY: FATbit TechnologiesPRODUCT: Yo!GigsELEVATOR PITCH A versatile platform for launching a service professional marketplace.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Yo!Gigs is a powerful website script for launching a customizable service professional marketplace. It offers a quick setup of a website catering to service professionals and seekers. Additionally, it … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Text-Writers – A freelance writing marketplace that offers all kinds of content

COMPANY: Text-WritersELEVATOR PITCH One place to get all kinds of content requirements fulfilled.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Text-Writers is a newly launched advanced freelance writing job marketplace that connects professional writers with businesses and individuals in need of different types of content. Text-Writers deals in over 200 subject categories and … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: My Recruiting Team – Streamlining and easing the new employee recruitment process

COMPANY: My Recruiting TeamELEVATOR PITCHMy Recruiting Team is a startup launching on June 1st to address the pain points experienced by mid-to-large organizations in their search for high talented candidates.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION Why are we doing this?We are a group of professional executives who have experienced this first hand.- Frustrated … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: HR-Assistant – Integrated Human Resources Management software in the cloud

COMPANY: HR-AssistantELEVATOR PITCH The perfect solution for integrated management of human resources.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION HR-Assistant is employee management software in the cloud designed to simplify time-consuming and repetitive tasks such as work attendance, employee holidays or leave requests, overtime, travel expenses, timesheets, knowledge … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Decorilla – Interior design meets VR technology

COMPANY: DecorillaELEVATOR PITCH  Decorilla combines traditional, in-home interior design and technology to make beautiful dream designer spaces more accessible.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTION  Decorilla’s use of technology means that anyone across the globe can use the platform to create a beautifully designed space, irrelevant of their location. The online … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: qplum – Smart investing for individuals

COMPANY: qplumELEVATOR PITCHInstitutional trading strategies for individuals.PRODUCT/SERVICE DESCRIPTIONqplum is a service that puts you in control of your investments, where we believe smart investing is a mix of strategies rather than product choices. Using quantitative methods and technology, fearless investing is possible. We are a quantitative research firm … [Read more...]