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Companies

Caylent

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Caylent is a DevOps-as-a-Service platform that helps software developers build, deploy, and manage their containers in the cloud. Our platform makes it simple, fast and cost effective for companies to automate DevOps. Software teams use Caylent for 1-click deployments, continuous delivery, automated testing, monitoring, and more.

Founders: JP La Torre, Stefan Thorpe

[email protected]

Website
@caylentinc

ClearChat

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

ClearChat is an enterprise cybersecurity platform for secure communications. ClearChat is the most secure way for teams to chat and share files online, exceeding the compliance requirements for regulated industries including finance, healthcare, legal and government.

Founders: Brendan Diaz, Jonathan Warren, Andy Johnson

[email protected]

Website
@clearchatapp

CoLoadX

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

CoLoadX is a B2B marketplace serving the highly fragmented, international ocean freight and logistics industry. We apply a combination of proprietary technologies and domain expertise to deliver savings up to 25% to shippers. Our marketplace connects hundreds of thousands of freight forwarders to wholesalers with inventory on ocean ships.

Founders: Fauad Shariff, Petere Miner

[email protected]

Website
@coloadx

Dog Parker

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Dog Parker places high-tech, single-occupancy dog houses on the sidewalk outside of stores where dogs aren’t allowed. We deploy networks of ‘Dog Parkers’ to give the 80M US dogs and their owners an opportunity to spend more time together without needing to worry about doggie logistics. In doing so we also help 57% of retail and food establishments better attract and serve dog owning customers.

Founders: Chelsea Brownridge, Todd Schechter

[email protected]

Website
@dogparker_

Felix Gray

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Felix Gray is an affordable, fashion-forward eyewear brand built to address eye health in the digital age. Our glasses protect your eyes from the damaging effects of screens with specialized lenses that filter blue light and eliminate glare. This means less eyestrain, better sleep and improved overall eye health.

Founders: David Roger, Chris Benedict

[email protected]

Website
@felixgrays

FROTH

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

FROTH (First Round on the House) is a data-driven experiential marketing platform for beverage brands. Through the mobile app, brands engage and activate their target customers with product tastings on-premise. Members, in turn, enjoy their first round drinks on the house at local venues, providing brands with their feedback and insights.

Founders: Catie Cole, Dae Lim, Harry Lee

[email protected]

Website
frothnyc on instagram

Ink Hunter

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

InkHunter is an augmented reality platform that brings superior AR capabilities to mobile apps. Without sacrificing speed or performance, our technology allows brands and developers to deliver high-quality AR experiences on mobile devices. Our first app, bringing AR to tattoos, has more than 2.5M downloads since launch.

Founders: Oleksandra Rohachova, Pavlo Razumovskyi

[email protected]

Website
@inkhunterapp

Karate Health

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Karate Health is a platform that helps people with chronic, autoimmune conditions, like lupus, better learn about and manage their health. By combining peer relationships with medication/side effect tracking and education materials, our users have the tools needed to play an active role in their healthcare.

Founders: Arif Sorathia, Brett Adelman

[email protected]

Website
@karatehealth

Koa

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Koa is a software platform for buyers and sellers of mortgage loans and other credit instruments. We provide an end-to-end deal and loan management system allowing our clients to better manage, analyze and execute on their loan investments. Koa’s clients benefit from significant cost savings and increased profits.

Founder: Mike Hartman

[email protected]

Website

Pairprep

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Pairprep is a platform for creating educational content that is engaging, adaptive and fully digital.  By making it as easy as taking a picture or uploading a PDF to create assignments, teachers can adapt content to the individual needs of students and collaborate on content through our large network of top teachers.

Founders: Sean Lanning, John Brozena

[email protected]

Website
@pairprep

SensorKit

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

SensorKit is an activity and gesture recognition platform for wearable devices. Our patent-pending technology allows devices to recognize specific activities. Our Apple Watch app, YouMove, uses our platform to automatically detect user exercises including bench presses, squats and rows, counting reps, sets and resting times.

Founders: Kenneth Kruger, Houtan Fanisalek

[email protected]

Website
@sensorkit

Turnout.ai

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Turnout.ai is a B2B analytics platform that provides large companies with the next generation of public opinion polls. We gather proprietary public sentiment data and use NLP to get results that are more accurate than today’s top polling firms – at the speed and cost of a SaaS company.

Founders: Julien Newman, Dave Friedman

[email protected]

Website
@turnoutai

Acquaintable

Consumer Winter 2013

Acquaintable makes meeting new people fun, easy and personal. Friends of friends are the hidden gems in any social circle; Acquaintable enables members to uncover them, creating deep and valuable connections to new relationships and experiences.

Founders: Joel Rodriguez, Peter Boling

Admitted.ly

Consumer Summer 2013

Admitted.ly is an online college advisory platform that increases students’ chances of admission to their ideal schools, and makes parents’ lives and guidance counselors’ jobs easier. We show students their chances of admission through personalized “admitted.ly Scores” and provide customized recommendations for improvement.

Founders: Jessica Brondo, Emily Cole

[email protected]

Website
@admitted_ly

advisorCONNECT

Enterprise Summer 2014

advisorCONNECT is a social relationship management platform (SRM) that helps financial advisors find new clients. The platform provides advisors new tools to stay current with their networks, including money-in-motion alerts and proprietary wealth graph, which identifies qualified prospects, referrals and centers of influence.

Founders: Jimmy Lyons, Jeffrey Tompkins

[email protected]

Website
@advisor_CONNECT

Agolo

Enterprise Summer 2013

Agolo makes the real-time web useful by uncovering the most relevant, timely and actionable information.  Our proprietary Natural Language Processing unearths the earliest indicators for things like inflection points in the perception of Bitcoin, GE stock or even Lady Gaga’s latest.

Founders: Sage Wohns, Mohamed Altantawy

[email protected]

Website
@agolo

Alt Legal

Enterprise Summer 2014

Alt Legal’s intuitive cloud-based software makes it easy to prepare and manage intellectual property. Our software is trusted by Am Law 200 firms, IP boutiques, and in-house legal departments to handle thousands of filings every day. Alt Legal automatically updates case statuses and deadlines, seamlessly collects key client details, and instantly generates IP filings.

Founders: Gabe Kneisley, Nehal Madhani

[email protected]

Website
@AltLegalHQ

Alumni Spaces

Enterprise Winter 2015

Alumni Spaces is a platform for universities and their alumni associations to manage groups more effectively and expand their active donor base. We enable more coordinated engagement, allowing alumni communities on the national and local levels to better track their success, creating a superior solution for the $22B alumni relations market.

Founders: Rachel Anderson, Andrew Cafourek, Nick Trusty

[email protected]

Website
@AlumniSpaces

API Fortress

Enterprise Winter 2015

API Fortress is an API “testing as a service” provider. We use our unique platform to test and monitor APIs, immediately notifying customers with detailed reports when an error or other issue occurs. API Fortress continuously monitors latency and validates the response of any API, making sure customers know there’s an issue before their users do.

Founders: Patrick Poulin

[email protected]

Website
@apifortress

AppyCouple

Consumer Winter 2012

Appy Couple takes on the $50 billion wedding market with a platform that enables couples to create and publish their own mobile wedding app to share with guests. It’s private, it’s social, it’s mobile. Currently in private beta, Appy Couple has seen adoption already both in the U.S. and internationally.

Founders: Sharmeen Mitha-Sehgal, Susanne Dunlap, Chris Hughes

[email protected]

Website
@AppyCouple

Bespoke Post

Consumer Summer 2011

Bespoke Post is a curated subscription service for products men want.  Our members receive a recurring personalized package filled with guy stuff: a skinny tie, a grill set, a slab of bacon.  We keep men current without them having to worry about it.

Founders: Steven Szaronos, Rishi Prabhu

[email protected]

Website
@bespokepost

Blinkbuggy

Consumer Winter 2015

Blinkbuggy is a product that lets you capture your family life in video 3 seconds at a time. Our mobile and web tools give parents a powerful way to keep up with the huge volume of digital memories and automates the creation of personalized time-lapse videos. Our platform helps families capture, organize, share and preserve memories in a simple, structured way.

Founders: Liad Spiro, Emma Weisberg

[email protected]

Website
@blinkbuggy

BookBuses

Enterprise Winter 2016

BookBuses is a B2B platform for renting charter buses. We provide businesses and organizers real-time search, on-demand pricing, and instant bus booking—and then let them track the bus on the day of the event with our app. BookBuses gives customers a better experience and helps the fragmented charter bus industry improve fleet utilization.

Founders: Oscar Aabech Jung, Bjorn Broby Glavind, Ostap Kovalisko

[email protected]

Website
@bookbuses

Bubbl

Enterprise Summer 2014

Bubbl is a mobile video clip sharing service that lets users capture online video highlights. At the push of a button, Bubbl grabs the short “snip” of streaming content that matters most to the viewer, making sharing and digesting video content more engaging.

Founders: Rob Perkins, Haydn Strauss, Mauhan Zonoozy

[email protected]

Website
@BUBBLme

Bunchcut

Enterprise Winter 2015

Bunchcut is a B2B collaboration engine to intelligently manage visual content in one place and in real time. Professionals who work with visual content waste countless hours in this process and need a new tool to make better data-driven decisions. Our platform is a powerful solution to the multibillion dollar visual content overload problem.

Founders: Jan Pickard, Alex du Preez, Nathalie du Preez

[email protected]

Website
@BUNCHCUT

BuzzTable

Enterprise Summer 2011

BuzzTable puts the “old school” table buzzer on your phone – establishing a direct line of communication between the restaurant and their customer. Other apps focus on restaurant discovery, but we’re all about retention – incentivizing customer to return through loyalty rewards, deals, and a more personalized relationship.

Founders: John Brennan, John Williams, Warner Siebert, Mike Cerrone

[email protected]

Website

CardFlight

Enterprise Winter 2012

CardFlight connects mobile developers with payment processors. Developers retain full control of their integrated app experience, and use our encrypted mag stripe reader and SDK/API so that they can safely and securely accept card present payments in their apps, with support for their existing merchant account(s). We provide the easiest way to incorporate card-present payment acceptance into your own mobile app.

Founders: Derek Webster, Tim Saunders

[email protected]

Website
@CardFlight

Cartified

Consumer Winter 2016

Cartified is an online used car marketplace that makes car buying easier and faster with its proprietary “car bot” technology. Cartified’s platform locates the vehicle a buyer wants, enables a local test drive and delivers a trusted purchasing experience. . .all while avoiding the dreaded car salesman.

Founders: Vlad Kartashov, Eddie Chu, Dmitry Karpov

[email protected]

Website
@cartifiedcars

CaterCow

Consumer Summer 2012

CaterCow is a marketplace where you can browse and book catering packages online. Hire a chef to make table-side guacamole for your party, order picnic lunches for your company outing, or rent a food truck for your wedding reception. Each clearly priced package can be booked without the frustrating back and forth of traditional catering.

Founders: Chris Collins, Carly Chamberlain

[email protected]

Website
@catercow

Caylent

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Caylent is a DevOps-as-a-Service platform that helps software developers build, deploy, and manage their containers in the cloud. Our platform makes it simple, fast and cost effective for companies to automate DevOps. Software teams use Caylent for 1-click deployments, continuous delivery, automated testing, monitoring, and more.

Founders: JP La Torre, Stefan Thorpe

[email protected]

Website
@caylentinc

Chicory

Enterprise Summer 2014

Chicory is a grocery-shopping platform that lets today’s cook discover recipes from across the web and instantly create a complete shopping list with all needed ingredients. Chicory’s ‘smart cart’ calculates how much of each ingredient is needed and orders the exact amount from local online grocers.

Founders: Adam Donahue, Joey Petraca, Yuni Sameshima

[email protected]

Website
@chicoryco

ClearChat

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

ClearChat is an enterprise cybersecurity platform for secure communications. ClearChat is the most secure way for teams to chat and share files online, exceeding the compliance requirements for regulated industries including finance, healthcare, legal and government.

Founders: Brendan Diaz, Jonathan Warren, Andy Johnson

[email protected]

Website
@clearchatapp

Closet Dash

Consumer Summer 2013

ClosetDash lets women swap their old fashions to shop for new fashion. Swappers exchange clothes for credit toward merchandise from our large inventory. Customers with nothing to swap can just shop for great deals. Our clothing sales produce a 60% gross margin. We’ve swapped more than 9,000 pieces of clothing to date!

Founders: Jennifer Lee

Cognical

Consumer, Enterprise Winter 2013

Cognical radically improves the accuracy of financial underwriting.  Cognical replaces outdated in-house models unable to accurately predict applicant outcomes with its scalable solutions, helping lenders grow profits by minimizing default loss while capturing more repaying borrowers.

Founders: Brandon Wright, Chinedu Eleanya

[email protected]

Website
@cognical

CoLoadX

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

CoLoadX is a B2B marketplace serving the highly fragmented, international ocean freight and logistics industry. We apply a combination of proprietary technologies and domain expertise to deliver savings up to 25% to shippers. Our marketplace connects hundreds of thousands of freight forwarders to wholesalers with inventory on ocean ships.

Founders: Fauad Shariff, Petere Miner

[email protected]

Website
@coloadx

CommonKey

Enterprise Winter 2014

CommonKey is a cloud-based password management platform, providing SMBs easy to use security tools based on the highest industry security standards. Teams can securely share login credentials, easily manage permissions, while giving management statistics on a company’s security activity and strength.

Founders: Andrew Stroup, Michael Cohen

[email protected]

Website
@CommonKey

Consigned

Enterprise Winter 2013

Consignd allows anyone to be a retailer. We let bloggers, pinners and anyone with an audience open an online store without ever having to source, ship or own inventory. 

Founders: Luke Sherwin, Gabriel Flateman, Neil Parikh, Christopher Smothers, Giles Holt

CUPS

Consumer Winter 2014

CUPS is a mobile-first subscription service for coffee connoisseurs and the independent coffee shops that serve them. The app makes the city’s coffee scene accessible and convenient by offering Unlimited, Cup a Day and Prepaid subscriptions for use at participating coffee houses.

Founders: Gilad Roten, Alon Ezer, Roe Shami, Ron Givoly, Michael DeRazon

[email protected]

Website
@cupsapp

Dashride

Enterprise Winter 2014

Dashride is a cloud-based mobile dispatching platform that simplifies ride management for the livery industry. Its white-label platform integrates with existing software, helping livery companies reduce costs, maximize driver efficiency and provide an app to end-consumers—and helps them compete with new industry entrants.

Founders: Nadav Ullman, Tom Bachant

[email protected]

Website
@dashride

Dezignable

Consumer Summer 2015

Dezignable is an online home design marketplace that connects clients with professionals to create custom designs for the home, including detailed floor plans and product lists. The result is a curated e-commerce experience, designed specifically to the consumer’s budget and style.

Founders: Marty Collins, Alison Andrews Reyes

[email protected]

Website
@dezignable

Dibsie

Consumer Winter 2012

Dibsie is a shopping site curated by your friends that allows you to shop hundreds of brands and retailers in one place. You can also share activity like searches and bookmarks with your friends and followers.

Founders: Garren Givens, Scott Poniewaz, Dylan Fareed

DocFlight

Consumer Winter 2016

DocFlight is an international telemedicine company connecting Chinese patients to leading US doctors. Our platform enables patients to book virtual consultations (including translators) and receive medical recommendations—all in one place. DocFlight supports a full range of specialties, with an initial focus on oncology.

Founders: Sally Wang, Peter Liu

[email protected]

Website
@Doc_Flight

Dog Parker

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Dog Parker places high-tech, single-occupancy dog houses on the sidewalk outside of stores where dogs aren’t allowed. We deploy networks of ‘Dog Parkers’ to give the 80M US dogs and their owners an opportunity to spend more time together without needing to worry about doggie logistics. In doing so we also help 57% of retail and food establishments better attract and serve dog owning customers.

Founders: Chelsea Brownridge, Todd Schechter

[email protected]

Website
@dogparker_

Easy Pairings

Enterprise Winter 2013

Easy Pairings improves the hiring and job search process for restaurant front-of-house positions. By matching the right job seekers with open positions, Easy Pairings cuts recruitment costs and helps restaurants find talent quickly and easily.

Founders: Darren Wan, Peter Lada

[email protected]

Eventable

Enterprise Winter 2015

Eventable is a marketing automation platform for the calendar. We help brands engage their audiences through any calendar, enabling them to promote events–from sports schedules to retail sales to TV programming. Eventable drives timely interaction through the calendars consumers already use to manage their daily schedules.

Founders: Sameen Karim, Akash Malhotra

[email protected]

Website
@eventable

Farmivore

Consumer Winter 2014

Farmivore is a box subscription service for the $1.7B at-home juicing and smoothie market.  We deliver a weekly box of produce containing pre-portioned ingredients to make nutritious, great-tasting juices and smoothies.  Our service helps subscribers discover new recipes and eliminates the time required to plan, shop and prepare ingredients.  Our mission is to help people cultivate and sustain healthy eating habits.

Founders: Greg Levitt, Ray Xiong

[email protected]

Website
@getfarmivore

Felix Gray

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Felix Gray is an affordable, fashion-forward eyewear brand built to address eye health in the digital age. Our glasses protect your eyes from the damaging effects of screens with specialized lenses that filter blue light and eliminate glare. This means less eyestrain, better sleep and improved overall eye health.

Founders: David Roger, Chris Benedict

[email protected]

Website
@felixgrays

Four Mine

Consumer Summer 2015

Four Mine is the only online jeweler that provides all of the benefits of in-store shopping, at home. Shoppers can experience their favorite diamond engagement rings before they purchase through an exclusive replica ring home preview. Four Mine eliminates the uncertainty of buying diamond rings online.

Founders: Slisha Kankariya, Anubh Shah

[email protected]

Website
@fourmine

Frank

Consumer Winter 2016

Frank is a platform for lending & borrowing money from friends & family. Using behavioral psychology, it reduces the emotional and logistical friction from mixing money and friends. Whether a nephew’s bridge loan, a child’s down payment, or a friend’s medical bill, Frank makes it easy to use the most efficient funding source: friends and family

Founders: D’Arcy Coolican, Evan Abel, Lucas Coffman

[email protected]

Website
@franktrusts

FROTH

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

FROTH (First Round on the House) is a data-driven experiential marketing platform for beverage brands. Through the mobile app, brands engage and activate their target customers with product tastings on-premise. Members, in turn, enjoy their first round drinks on the house at local venues, providing brands with their feedback and insights.

Founders: Catie Cole, Dae Lim, Harry Lee

[email protected]

Website
frothnyc on instagram

Fund That Flip

Enterprise Summer 2015

Fund That Flip is an online lending platform providing short-term loans to underserved and overcharged residential real estate developers. Our technology brings scalable, accurate underwriting and efficient capital sourcing to this market. The result is lower rates for borrowers and an attractive product for yield-seeking investors.

Founders: Stephan Leccese, Dan Morena, Matt Rodak

[email protected]

Website
@fundthatflip

Get Maid

Consumer Summer 2011

Get Maid is an on-demand, premium maid service, currently available in NYC. With Get Maid, you can book instantly via iPhone and Android apps or at GetMaid.com and have a high-quality, vetted maid at your door within two hours. It’s all charged to your credit card on file – tax, tip, and eco-friendly supplies included.

Founders: Demetri Karagas, Steve Gutentag, Paul Ratajczyk, Van Shea Sedita, Justin Fargione

[email protected]

Website

Gigzolo

Consumer Summer 2013

Gigzolo is a platform for finding and booking musicians, photographers, and other artists for events. We bring transparency to an inaccessible, fragmented industry, allowing customers to compare artists’ pricing, videos, and reviews. Customers can then interact directly with artists through text or video chat before booking online.

Founders: Nathan Meeks, Henry Tseng

[email protected]

Website
@Gigzolo

Grsp

Consumer Summer 2015

Grsp is a product analysis app that helps shoppers make better in-store buying decisions, avoiding impulse purchase regrets. We analyze data, including location, price, offers and reviews, to personalize real-time buy (or don’t buy) recommendations. In the process, we offer retailers a new channel to reach purchasers.

Founders: Edward Olebe, Emmanuel Simon

[email protected]

Website

HealthyChic

Consumer Summer 2012

HealthyChic is a simple and complete way to shop for your Yoga Lifestyle needs – a $40 billion market ranging from apparel, nutrition and anti-aging, to gear and wellness accessories. We address the needs of the 20 million+ Yoga participants in the US, and provide an online experience that delivers inspiring products for a healthy body, mind and spirit.

Founders: Joel Fan, Michael Feldman, Andrea Gambardella

[email protected]

Houdini

Enterprise Summer 2012

Houdini is a digital outsourcing platform that allows businesses to outsource repetitive tasks to crowds of workers over the web.  We improve the quality of worker marketplaces, like Amazon’s Mechanical Turk, using proprietary automation and quality control technology that helps companies find and leverage the best workers for any given task.

Founders: Muhammad At-Tauhidi, Chris Conley

Ink Hunter

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

InkHunter is an augmented reality platform that brings superior AR capabilities to mobile apps. Without sacrificing speed or performance, our technology allows brands and developers to deliver high-quality AR experiences on mobile devices. Our first app, bringing AR to tattoos, has more than 2.5M downloads since launch.

Founders: Oleksandra Rohachova, Pavlo Razumovskyi

[email protected]

Website
@inkhunterapp

iSharing

Consumer Winter 2016

iSharing is an app that provides a real-time locator service allowing family and friends to share location information and instantly communicate. We help parents and caregivers reduce anxiety around the whereabouts of loved ones with easy tracking and alerting messages.  A leader in Asia, we have recently launched in the US.

Founders: Reese Cho, Yongjae Chuh

[email protected]

Website
@isharingsoft

Karate Health

Consumer Current Companies Summer 2016

Karate Health is a platform that helps people with chronic, autoimmune conditions, like lupus, better learn about and manage their health. By combining peer relationships with medication/side effect tracking and education materials, our users have the tools needed to play an active role in their healthcare.

Founders: Arif Sorathia, Brett Adelman

[email protected]

Website
@karatehealth

KitSplit

Enterprise Summer 2015

KitSplit is a rental marketplace for cameras and related equipment, including lights, lenses, and virtual reality rigs. KitSplit expands the rental industry by bringing $30 billion in privately owned gear into the market. We find, insure, and deliver gear on demand, creating an easy, seamless rental experience.

Founders: Ken Amarit, Kristina Budelis, Lisbeth Kaufman

[email protected]

Website
@kitsplit

Koa

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Koa is a software platform for buyers and sellers of mortgage loans and other credit instruments. We provide an end-to-end deal and loan management system allowing our clients to better manage, analyze and execute on their loan investments. Koa’s clients benefit from significant cost savings and increased profits.

Founder: Mike Hartman

[email protected]

Website

Lately

Enterprise Summer 2015

Lately is the first self-service SaaS platform for complete marketing how-to that lets anyone – from CMOs to nonprofits to entrepreneurs- collaboratively plan, execute and analyze all their marketing without ever having to switch software, for as little as $99 per month.

Founders: Steve Blood, Kate Bradley Chernis, Jason DeBacco

[email protected]

Website
@trylately

LearnLux

Consumer Winter 2016

LearnLux is a destination that teaches Millennials financial literacy as it guides them through personal financial decisions. Using interactive tools, individuals learn about their financial needs and options while also earning credit toward new accounts. We then connect financial institutions with this hard to reach demographic.

Founders: Rebecca Liebman, Michael Liebman

[email protected]

Website
@learnlux

LetGive

Enterprise Summer 2011

LetGive provides a platform that connects application developers, charities, and socially conscious consumers. The platform lets developers turn their applications into fundraising vehicles for nonprofits and charities in the LetGive network.

Founders: Josh Abdulla, Elizabeth Fastiggi

LetsWombat

Enterprise Winter 2012

LetsWombat helps brands get their product into the hands of consumers in a targeted and trackable way. It is like an ad network for events. We aggregate events into a web-based tool that brands use to select audiences to reach and share product with. We then use data captured at the event to provide detailed reporting and analytics (reach, feedback, ROI, etc.).

Founders: Hannah Brooks, Sebastian Gutierrez

[email protected]

Website
@letswombat

LingoLive

Enterprise Winter 2014

LingoLive is a customized language coaching platform for the world’s most innovative tech companies. We improve communication for diverse teams domestically and across the globe.

Founders: Tyler Muse, Alex Au

[email protected]

Website
@lingo_live

Locality

Consumer Summer 2011

Locality has developed the industry’s most comprehensive local search experience, covering 60 different services available in more than 10,000 cities. Locality’s proprietary data collection system helps consumers find the information they seek to connect with merchants that best meet their needs.

Founders: Jay Shek, Jeremy Clemenson

[email protected]

Website
@localityteam

Machinio

Enterprise Summer 2013

Machinio is a search engine for buying and selling used industrial equipment. We offer the most comprehensive resource for finding heavy machinery, currently delivering more than a million listings via our unique platform. Find your next tractor, lathe or bulldozer instantly on Machinio.com.

Founders: Dmitriy Rokhfeld, Dan Pinto

[email protected]

Website
@machinio

Macromeasures

Enterprise Summer 2015

Macromeasures is a platform that collects public, unstructured data and transforms it into actionable customer-level intelligence for brands.  We allow brands to increase the effectiveness of their marketing and advertising efforts by more accurately identifying and segmenting their customers – and making that data actionable across channels.

Founders: Wendy Liu, Vasu Nadella, Matt Tan, Toby Welch-Richards

[email protected]

Website
@macromeasures

Makers Alley

Consumer Summer 2012

Makers Alley is a curated marketplace of custom goods for the home. We help the people spending $70B/year in furniture and home goods buy affordable custom pieces instead of the same, mass-manufactured products. We curate the best artisans, provide custom options, and deliver the goods to your door- all at a reasonable price.

Founders: Sandy Lin, Dan Goldin, Marc Schäffner-Gurney

[email protected]

Website

Metropolist

Consumer Summer 2013

Metropolist publishes collaborative “best of” lists for any local topic imaginable – everything from “LA’s 25 Most Decadent Burgers” to “Boston’s 10 Dentists Who Won’t Make Your Toddler Cry.” Our system combines curated topic selection with user voting to produce relevant, comprehensive, up-to-date rankings.

Founders: JC Goodrich, Joel Gilley

Mezzobit

Enterprise Winter 2014

Mezzobit‘s turnkey solution for digital publishers and marketers simplifies and optimizes everything related to internet data collection. Its free core platform dramatically accelerates website performance while cutting IT maintenance. Mezzobit also enables visibility and control of third-party data collection, helping to stem the flow of data leakage that now costs billions each year in lost advertising and sales revenue.

Founders: Joseph Galarneau, Joseph Titlebaum, Ihab Rimawi

[email protected]

Website
@Mezzobit

ModernLend

Consumer Summer 2015

ModernLend is an online lender to international citizens in the U.S. who lack a FICO score. We use alternative metrics—including education, employment, social and behavioral data—to identify creditworthy borrowers. Our initial offering is a credit-building debit card, and will begin offering credit cards in 2016.

Founders: Kobina Ansah, Shuo Zhang

[email protected]

Website
@ModernLend

Monaeo

Enterprise Winter 2013

Monaeo simplifies tax compliance with its next-generation data analytics platform. It automates the inadequate manual process of gathering employee location data, giving enterprises complete clarity with their multi-jurisdiction tax compliance, optimization and audit defense processes.

Founders: Nishant Mittal, Anupam Singhal

[email protected]

Website
@Monaeo

Musefind

Enterprise Summer 2015

MuseFind is a platform that lets brands identify and connect with their most effective influencers. We transform influencer marketing into an on-demand channel, enabling brands to reach social media influencers at scale. Brands are already reaching millions of their target customers using MuseFind.

Founders: Jennifer Yemu Li, Stephen Shen, Andry Tanusdjaja

[email protected]

Website
@themusefind

mxHero

Enterprise Summer 2012

mxHero makes email better than it has ever been before. It does this by bringing new capabilities to email like the ability to send an email that can only be read once, impossible to forward or even store. It is a modular server side platform technology. In the last 3 months more than 2000 companies have added mxHero.

Founders: Alexis Panagides, Bruno Santos, Marcelo Marmol

[email protected]

Website
@mxheronet

Negotiatus

Enterprise Winter 2016

Negotiatus is a B2B ecommerce platform that saves businesses money on their most common purchases. Our proprietary engine takes the pain out of procurement, by searching thousands of products in real time for better prices—and taking into account each customer’s unique preferences. We save customers an average of 20% from first purchase.

Founders: Zach Garippa, Tom Jaklitsch

[email protected]

Website
@negotiatus

NUMARI

Consumer Summer 2014

NUMARI is an e-commerce company solving the issue of fit in women’s apparel by offering made-to-measure clothing at competitive retail pricing. Each garment is made to a customer’s individual measurements and styling preferences, such as dress and sleeve length. By executing custom at a mass scale, NUMARI gives stylish women the best-fitting look for them.

Founders: Arti Anand, Komal Kushal Raj

 

numberFire

Consumer Summer 2011

numberFire is an analytics platform that uses quantitative modeling to bring new insights and analysis to the world of sports. We help Fantasy Football owners and Handicappers make the most educated, unbiased, and rigorously analytical decisions they can. The future holds much more.

Founders: Nik Bonaddio, Sean Weinstock, Keith Goldner

[email protected]

Website
@numberFire

Nutmeg Education

Enterprise Summer 2013

Nutmeg Education is an assessment platform that helps teachers make better tests and quizzes to prepare students for the Common Core, now mandated by 45 states. We use 30,000+ questions to provide teachers with data-driven insights into student progress and to help them deliver personalized instruction based on student needs.

Founders: Jon Modica, Teddy Hills, Dan Jayo

Website

OwnOut

Consumer Winter 2014

OwnOut is a commerce network. We connect verified product owners to people who make, buy and sell the things that they love. Owners build a profile by connecting their email accounts. We analyze their email data to identify online purchases, then introduce them to the people, products and stores that are the most compatible with their interests.

Founders: Michael Grassotti

[email protected]

Website

Pairprep

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Pairprep is a platform for creating educational content that is engaging, adaptive and fully digital.  By making it as easy as taking a picture or uploading a PDF to create assignments, teachers can adapt content to the individual needs of students and collaborate on content through our large network of top teachers.

Founders: Sean Lanning, John Brozena

[email protected]

Website
@pairprep

Parking Panda

Consumer Summer 2011

Parking Panda is a mobile, real-time parking discovery tool. We enable parking space owners to rent out their underutilized spaces to a community of drivers. People in need of parking can save money and time by finding a place to park and paying right from their phone.

Founders: Nick Miller, Adam Zilberbaum

[email protected]

Website
@ParkingPanda

Pictorious

Consumer Winter 2012

Pictorious is a mobile app for photo challenges. People create challenges for their friends, who respond with photos as proof that they’ve completed the challenge. For users, it’s a new way to be creative and have fun. For brands, it’s a way to engage with their customers and create viral marketing campaigns.

Founders: Albert Chung, Michael Park

Piiku

Enterprise Summer 2013

Piiku is a premium video ad network for digital content paywalls. Over 90% of consumers initially abandon sites when asked to register or pay for content access. Piiku monetizes these users through video ads immediately while also helping publishers convert them to paid subscribers over time.

Founders: Jim Rice, Alistair Wyse, Erik Mumford

[email protected]

Place Pixel

Consumer Winter 2015

Place Pixel is a mapping app that allows people to find useful, fun, and interesting information that’s missing from current maps. Whether it’s quiet spots in New York or public art in San Francisco, our users can find anything they care about. And, by allowing free and open contribution, there’s no limit to what can be mapped.

Founders: Hung Dinh, Scott Liang

[email protected]

Website
@gabbermap

PlayDate

Consumer Winter 2015

PlayDate is an ecosystem of pet tech for the connected home. Our first product is a robotic, camera-enabled smart ball that pet owners can control from their mobile devices from anywhere in the world, allowing them to interact with their pets remotely.

 Founders: Kevin Li, Anthony Chien

[email protected]

Website
@startplaydate

Please and Carrots

Consumer Winter 2016

Please and Carrots is a destination for parents to help their children learn through expert-curated play and activities. Our subscription service for curious learners supports developmental milestones with toys, books and activities. Our new activity marketplace offers instantly accessible age-appropriate content for parents to use at home with their kids.

Founders: Stephanie Chan, Shilpa Barchha

[email protected]

Website
@please_carrots

Pricing Engine

Enterprise Summer 2011

Pricing Engine is an easy-to-use platform that lets small business owners optimize their investment in online advertising without being digital media experts. Using our patent-pending, algorithm-based predictive analytics, we continually improve customer results.  We’ve expanded the platform to include social media advertising, and will soon release tools for improving display advertising and e-commerce results.

Founders: Jeremy Kagan, Yagmur Coker

[email protected]

Website
@PricingEngine

PublicStuff

Enterprise Summer 2011

PublicStuff enables municipalities to easily receive and manage service requests from the public. The web and mobile phone based platform allows agencies to reduce costs while improving public services. The platform is currently being utilized by over 20 municipalities nationwide.

Founders: Lily Liu, Vincent Polidoro

[email protected]

Website
@publicstuff

Pull

Consumer Summer 2014

Pull is a mobile messaging distribution platform that lets users privately share conversations. Text conversations can be shared easily between friends, giving users more control over on-going conversations and facilitating commenting and voting when appropriate.  Pull creates a new approach to texting and messaging for its users.

Founders: Lauren Talbott

[email protected]

RetSKU

Enterprise Winter 2014

RetSKU is a business intelligence and analytics platform for retail brands selling via traditional brick-and-mortar merchants. The platform collects in-store competitive placement data in real-time, analyzes it to provide actionable insights and helps to improve promotional effectiveness and new product launches.

Founders: Harman Kochar

[email protected]

Website
@retailsku

Rockerbox

Enterprise Summer 2013

Rockerbox brings efficiency and effectiveness to digital advertising by analyzing the sites a user visits to determine their real-time browsing intent. We enable momentum-based advertising that drives better performance with smaller budgets. We’re founded by a team of early AppNexus employees.

Founders: Ron Jacobson, Patrick O’Toole

[email protected]

Website
@rockerbox

Rollinglobe

Enterprise Winter 2015

Rollinglobe is an ecommerce platform that lets anyone quickly open an online travel store and earn money by creating and selling trips. Rollinglobe Travel Pros can offer 600,000+ hotel, tour, and activity products on their personalized stores, as well as combine individual products into custom travel packages.

Founders: Michael Nobiletti

[email protected]

Website
@Rollinglobe

SaleMove

Enterprise Summer 2012

SaleMove brings the “consultative sale” to online commerce. Products such as cars, real estate, life insurance and high-end jewelry don’t really “fit” into a shopping cart. Business selling these types of products can use SaleMove to interact with their online customers in real-time through voice, video and collaborative browsing.

Founders: Daniel Michaeli, Justin DiPIetro, Carlos Paniagua, David Rodas

[email protected]

Website
@salemove

Savvy

Enterprise Summer 2014

Savvy is a SaaS platform for covert job search. It enables employers to recruit the most qualified, currently-employed female candidates by ranking and matching them to open positions on the platform. Savvy makes it simple to source from a selective pool of top female talent and connect with them discreetly on their mobile devices.

Founders: Maisie Devine, Isaac Rothenbaum

[email protected]

Website
@savvydotjobs

Scentbird

Consumer Summer 2014

Scentbird is an e-commerce company that has created a discovery and sampling engine for scented beauty products (e.g., perfumes, home fragrance, bodycare).  Scentbird eliminates the uncertainty of purchasing fragrances online by combining a visual fragrance recommender with a risk-free, at-home sampling program.

Founders: Sergey Gusev, Mariya Nurislamova, Rachel ten Brink, Andrey Rebrov

[email protected]

Website
@Scentbird

Scouted

Enterprise Winter 2016

Scouted is a platform that makes hiring young talent more effective and efficient. We replace the traditional campus recruiting process and “quick resume glance” with technology that evaluates candidates on the metrics that really matter for long-term success, like grit and EQ. We deliver a curated list with only the best matches.

Founders: Robin Levine, Jacqueline Loeb, Craig Perler

[email protected]

Website
@_Scouted

SeamlessDocs

Enterprise Summer 2012

SeamlessDocs is the easiest and fastest way to complete, exchange and sign documents online. It allows anyone to easily convert their existing PDFs and word documents into a dynamic web document that can be completed, signed and synced with the cloud SEAMLESSLY.

Founders: Jonathon Ende, Chachi Camejo

[email protected]

Website
@SeamlessDocs

Seashells

Consumer Winter 2016

Seashells is a round-up savings and rewards app. We let customers save their spare change from every purchase made on their credit cards and then earn an automatic 15% bonus on their savings. Rewards are redeemable for vacations, gift cards, restaurants and more at 180+ retail and brand partners

Founders: Harrison Hines, TJ Signa

[email protected]

Website
@GetSeashells

SELECT

Consumer Winter 2015

SELECT is a members-only “black card” that provides access to exclusive events, savings, and perks at thousands of locations across the globe directly through the SELECT card. The SELECT community enjoys insider-only rates, access and VIP treatment at premier restaurants, hotels, nightlife venues, retailers, events and more.

Founders: Carlo Cisco, Xiaonin Li

[email protected]

Website
@meetSELECT

SensorKit

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

SensorKit is an activity and gesture recognition platform for wearable devices. Our patent-pending technology allows devices to recognize specific activities. Our Apple Watch app, YouMove, uses our platform to automatically detect user exercises including bench presses, squats and rows, counting reps, sets and resting times.

Founders: Kenneth Kruger, Houtan Fanisalek

[email protected]

Website
@sensorkit

Shopalytic

Enterprise Winter 2014

Shopalytic is a suite of easy-to-use business analytic tools which help e-commerce merchants better understand their customers. Shopalytic’s cost effective products provide small to medium-sized merchants key insights, which help them improve customer retention and, most importantly, increase sales.

Founders: Adam Gotterer, Erik Steigler

[email protected]

Website

Sixplus

Consumer Winter 2014

SixPlus lets you reserve the best private and semi-private spaces for group events of six or more. Event planners, corporate groups and marketing directors and individuals use SixPlus to book meetings, board dinners, wedding events, birthdays and more. Build custom event packages at venues across New York, DC and Boston.

Founders: Evelyne White, Frank Ramirez

[email protected]

Website
@SixPlus

Skipper

Consumer Summer 2012

Skipper books hotel rooms for groups. We’ve simplified and streamlined the booking process, making it easier for you to book rooms at the right hotels with the best rates.

Founders: Jason Shames, Marcos Jaramillo

[email protected]

Website
@hiskipper

Smart Screen

Enterprise Winter 2016

Smart Screen is an automated screening solution delivering fast, affordable and highly personalized background checks. We allow organizations to reduce risk through screening of employees, contractors and suppliers using our intuitive, low-cost, secure and compliant platform

Founders: Subrat Nayak, Ryan Gottfried

[email protected]

Website
@smartscreenadv

Startist

Consumer Winter 2013

Startist is a platform that brings creative people together to collaborate on projects ranging from film and the arts to games and technology. Whether it’s a filmmaker looking for actors, a band needing a drummer or anyone who wants to join an inspired project, Startist makes the perfect match for you.

Founders: Danny Oh, Clint Sieunarine

[email protected]

Stray Boots

Consumer Winter 2012

Stray Boots uses mobile technology to turn exploring the real world into a game. Like your own private Amazing Race, its games are full-blown experiences that make navigating the physical world fun and engaging. Its games are enjoyed by locals and tourists, and have been profiled in Travel & Leisure, The New York Times and Fast Company.

Founders: Avi Millman, Scott Knackmuhs, Noemi Millman

[email protected]

Website
@StrayBoots

Stylyt

Enterprise Winter 2012

Stylyt is a visual, interactive, and predictive platform for branded fashion collaborations. Our web-based HTML 5 configurator takes fabrics and colors from a brand’s upcoming collection and lets users create virtual products. Stylyt members vote and winning designs are sold exclusively on our site. Our collaborations drive engagement and sales, while providing brands with valuable demand-driven insights.

Founders: Jenny Wu, Nina Cherny

[email protected]

Sweet

Enterprise Summer 2015

Sweet is a platform that allows wholesale food distributors to save money by automating existing manual processes. Our cloud-based solution enables online ordering, invoicing, and real-time inventory management. Sweet replaces antiquated systems that dominate today’s market, helping producers, wholesalers and restaurants alike.

Founders: Ed Chang, Puja Singh

[email protected]

Website
@getsweetapp

Tapactive

Consumer Summer 2013

Tapactive is a membership-based service that provides clients with unlimited workouts for a monthly fee. Members choose which training, yoga, boxing or other workouts they want, schedule sessions online and meet trainers at their home, office, park or one of our partner gyms. Like Netflix for Training, we offer more workouts for less.

Founders: Robert Victor, Dan Oved

founders@tapactive.com

Website

TapFame

Enterprise Winter 2012

Tapfame is where mobile developers and designers get credit for the apps they’ve built. Our mission is to make it easy for you to showcase your work, learn about new mobile technologies and find other mobile developers to work with and collaborate with.

Founders: Satjot Sawhney, Ankit Ranka

founders@tapfame.com

Website
@tapfame

TheSquareFoot

Enterprise Winter 2013

TheSquareFoot is an online platform that simplifies commercial real estate leasing by connecting prospective tenants with landlords, brokers, and other service and product providers. Tenants get an easy way to search listing and manage the process; landlords get a more efficient way to market properties.

Founders: Justin Lee, Jonathan Wasserstrum, Aron Susman, Jon Grimes

founders@thesquarefoot.com

Website
@thesqft

Traansmission

Enterprise Summer 2014

Traansmission is a cloud-based platform for the shipping industry that allows shippers and truckers to communicate directly, in real time, without the hassle of a broker. Traansmission automatically matches carriers to available shipments, increasing route efficiencies, filling empty cargo space and lowering costs.

Founders: Jason Cahill, Emil Lamm Nielsen

founders@traansmission.com

Website
@traansmission

Trendalytics

Enterprise Winter 2013

Trendalytics provides brands and retailers decision support software for merchandise trends. It marries online search behavior and consumer engagement with products across the social web. We empower organizations with the data-driven consumer insights they need to make informed merchandising and creative marketing decisions rather than relying on intuition alone.

Founders: Karen Moon, Chao Huang, Jian He

founders@trendalytics.co

Website
@TrendalyticsCo

TripleLift

Enterprise Winter 2012

TripleLift is the advertising solution for the visual web.  Using image recognition technology, TripleLift identifies a brand’s most compelling visual content across the web and amplifies this content across display, social, and native advertising channels.

Founders: Eric Berry, Shaun Zacharia, Ari Lewine

founders@triplelift.com

Website
@TripleLiftHQ

TripleMint

Consumer Winter 2013

TripleMint is a technology-enabled real estate brokerage that makes it easier to buy, sell and rent homes. The service connects clients directly to broker databases through a beautiful map-based search site, and allows them seamlessly manage their transaction online. Customers enjoy cost savings as well as a completely interactive experience.

Founders: David Walker, Philip Lang

founders@triplemint.com

Website
@TripleMintNYC

Turnout.ai

Enterprise Current Companies Summer 2016

Turnout.ai is a B2B analytics platform that provides large companies with the next generation of public opinion polls. We gather proprietary public sentiment data and use NLP to get results that are more accurate than today’s top polling firms – at the speed and cost of a SaaS company.

Founders: Julien Newman, Dave Friedman

founders@turnout.ai

Website
@turnoutai

uGO Health

Consumer Winter 2015

uGO Health is a personal health assistant. Our mobile product helps users understand when and where to access care based on their symptoms or condition. Consumers save time and money while dramatically lowering healthcare costs; health insurers benefit from reducing avoidable emergency room visits.

Founders: Karim Farag, Josh Wildstein

founders@ugohealth.com

Website
@ugo_health

User Interviews

Enterprise Summer 2014

User Interviews is a SaaS tool that designers and product managers use to manage their usability tests and user research studies. We make it incredibly simple to conduct user research, so companies can be confident in their product and marketing decisions.

Founders: Basel Fakhoury, Dennis Meng, Bob Saris

founders@userinterviews.com

Website
@userinterviews

VidRocket

Enterprise Summer 2012

VidRocket optimizes your online video marketing. Our platform helps content creators, media networks, and brands use online video to promote their business on YouTube and across other social media platforms. Online video is growing rapidly and companies need better tools to manage their video marketing campaigns.

Founder: Rami Bitar

founders@vidrocket.com

Website

VocalizeLocal

Enterprise Winter 2013

VocalizeLocal delivers marketing tools and services to local businesses that improve the way they manage their customer reviews, local directories, and mobile presence. By uniquely focusing on low priced, highly effective, and dead simple tools for local businesses, we are changing the economics associated with selling to local businesses.

Founders: Philip Krim

VOIQ

Enterprise Summer 2012

VOIQ is the on-demand, mobile call force for enterprises.  VOIQ is bringing call centers into the peer-to-peer economy by enabling millions of individuals with smart phones to become call representatives and earn money making calls through our mobile app on behalf of mid-to-large size enterprises.

Founder: Ricardo Garcia-Amaya

founders@voiq.com

Website
@VOIQinc

WebThriftStore

Enterprise Summer 2011

WebThriftStore provides a private label eBay solution for charities that enables anyone to turn their unused “stuff” into tax-deductible, charitable donations. We make it easy to offer anything online, and use your social network to convert it into cash for the charity of your choice.

Founders: Douglas Krugman, Lynn Zises, Mike Sher, Dan Napolitano

founders@webthriftstore.com

Website
@WebThriftStore

Wizpert

Consumer Winter 2012

Wizpert lets bloggers monetize their blogs by taking calls from readers who need advice. We instantly connect users for a live conversation with an expert who can help with questions on a wide range of topics, from parenting to nutrition and travel. Wizpert offers immediate access to a simple, helpful form of human communication.

Founders: Michael Weinberg, Stefan D’Heedene

founders@wizpert.com

Website
@wizpert