talentGraphz Record: Mowbi Funding Status: Bootstrapped, Seed Founders Backgrounds: T-ShirtKing.com, Shipyard Brewing Company Investors: Seeking investment Industry: Mobile Application Offering Description: Mowbi is a mobile commerce platform for everybody. Mowbi includes a mobile store, mobile billing and invoicing system, a mobile credit card terminal and text marketing tools. Because of Mowbi’s modular design, it isContinue reading “Mowbi”
Every quarter we compile a list of new web properties that are in private beta or “coming soon” stage. We hope to give them a bit of exposure and help with early customer sign up. The other goal is to encourage them to come out to the public and start to get feedback from theContinue reading “When Will These Web Sites Launch Q3 2010”
talentGraphz Record: Abine Funding Status: Seed Founders Backgrounds: Datapower, LRN, Security Metrics Investors: Self Funded? Industry: Consumer Web Security Offering Description: provides Internet privacy solutions for consumers. Abine’s products and services allow regular people to regain control over their personal information while continuing to browse, interact and shop online.
Genotrope Record: Sembled Funding Status: Seed Founders Backgrounds: Great Hill Partners (Boston-based private equity firm). Investors: Friends & Family / Founder Industry: Consumer Web Offering Description: Sembled.com LLC helps consumers identify the easiest “assembly requried” products and strives to reduce frustration and time required in assembling a product with detailed video and photo instructions andContinue reading “Sembled”
Two really great events for startups to get exposure to angel investors are being held in Boston this June. The first event, Angel Boot Camp is being held June 1, 2010 at Microsoft NERD. This event is spearheaded by Jon Pierce, local; Hacker, Entrepreneur, Founder of Betahouse, Founding Member of The Awesome Foundation. The lineup ofContinue reading “The Angels Investors are Coming to Boston in June”
Every quarter we will be compiling a list of new web properties that are in private beta or “coming soon” stage. We hope to give them a bit of exposure and help with early customer sign up. The other goal is to encourage them to come out to the public and start to get feedbackContinue reading “When Will They Launch Q2 2010”
I attended the talk by Bill Warner , Building Start-ups from the Heart, at CIC last week. I must admit that the title was a bit touchy feely for me and anything that smacks of new age gobble-di-gook sends me straight outside to the BBQ where I can slow cook some ribs, throw back aContinue reading “Start-up Advice From the Heart”
Genotrope Record: Stamp Mobile Funding Status: Seed Founders Backgrounds: Urban Interactive, Blackstone Group Investors: ? Industry: Mobile Applications, Mobile Commerce Offering Description: Stamp’s loyalty program is a different breed. Points, rewards, customer management tools — sure, we have that. But we also provide the spark to help you build real relationships with your customers.
Genotrope Record: Peerium Funding Status: Self Funded? Founders Backgrounds: Harvard PHD CS, Microsoft Investors: ? Industry: White label iPhone apps, B2B web infrastructure Offering Description: A serverless platform that lowers the overhead of internet applications. Peerium is a software company focused on building a highly scaleable , serverless application platform. Currently creating white label iPhoneContinue reading “Peerium”
Genotrope Record: Plummelo Funding Status: Seed Investors: ? Industry: Consumer Web, B2B Offering Description: Plummelo is a web service that allows users to collect and share recipes, to plan meals, and to print shopping lists for meal plans. Plummelo combines these three activities in one convenient place. Plummelo makes cooking easier.