How a woman led firm helps global businesses achieve their sales goals

Mahon Digital

Mahon Digital is an international company which offers fully integrated digital marketing solutions to every business which finds online and website at the core of their business.Saija Mahon wanted to be her own boss and be responsible for her and her family’s destiny and future. She started her venture from a living room with her personal savings, laptop + new born baby! … [Read more...]

A startup took off guided by experienced duo

Timesaverz - A startup takes off guided by experienced duo

Time is precious. People want to have some relaxing time in this stressed world. However, considering the busy lifestyle, it is not an obvious choice for many. People often waste time in coordinating with various service agents for home services like cleaning tasks, handymen jobs, appliances repairs, and errands. Timesaverz saves the day by offering curated service providers on … [Read more...]

Made a mark in already crowded market

PriceBurp

PriceBurp is a coupon website which provides attractive discount offers and coupon codes for products from all major ecommerce websites in India. The main beneficiaries of the website are online shopping enthusiasts who wish to save money on their online purchases.PriceBurp was started in 2010 with an intention to tap into the ever-growing ecommerce market with a coupon … [Read more...]

To be successful you have to be different

Greenbird Integration Technology

Greenbird Integration Technology (AS) was started with the vision to simplify system integration for utilities, entering a new digital life with smart metering, smart grid, and smart city. The company is based in Oslo and subsidiary in Stavanger, Norway but is operating worldwideGreenbird was founded in January 2010 by Thorsten Heller, CEO & Co-founder, together with 5 … [Read more...]

Unitus Seed Fund invests in Blowhorn

Unitus Seed Fund invests in Blowhorn

Unitus Seed Fund has led a seed round investment in Blowhorn, a Bangalore based disruptive logistics startup. The funding round also saw participation from Timothy Draper, founder of global venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvestson. The deal terms remained undisclosed.Founded by Mithun Srivatsa and Nikhil Shivaprasad in 2014, Blowhorn is an on-demand logistics provider … [Read more...]

Arkin Net raises $7 million in Series A funding led by Nexus Venture Partners

Arkin Net raises $7 million in Series A funding

Arkin Net, a stealth mode startup, has raised $7 million in Series A funding led by Nexus Venture Partners - to revolutionize the Software-Defined Networking (SDN) market.The funding round also saw participation from industry veterans including B.V. Jagadeesh (Ex-CEO NetScaler and Nutanix Investor), Alan Cohen (Chief Commercial Officer of Illumio, Ex-VP Nicira), and Semil … [Read more...]

Instamojo raises Series A funding from Kalaari Capital

Instamojo raises Series A funding from Kalaari Capital

Instamojo, Mumbai-based payment solutions provider, has raised Series A funding from Bangalore-based VC firm Kalaari Capital. Previous investors like Blume Ventures, US-based 500Startups and others have also participated in this round. The deal amount was not disclosed.Vani Kola, Managing Director, Kalaari Capital will join Instamojo board along with Karthik Reddy, Managing … [Read more...]

Academic back-bencher planted a money tree

PriceTree

Vikash always wondered if this is the good time to start the company. Subsequently, he realized that there is never a bad time to launch a business.Vikash Rathee, the co-founder of PriceTree, is very passionate about his startup. He hails from a small town in Haryana. He planted this money tree (PriceTree) in July, 2014 from his rented flat in Delhi. PriceTree is a price … [Read more...]

Online shopping fascination created an entrepreneur

Pennyful

While people are endlessly fascinated by the magical benefits of online shopping, the cashback concept is still relatively new to the Indian market.At times, receiving your money back is too good to be true, and is often misconstrued as being the same as a discount. However, once users see that there is actual money coming back into their bank account, they become believers … [Read more...]

2 IITians transform fledgling startup into No.1 online education provider

AskIITians

They drive a global initiative called AskIITians which helps students improve their skills in order to succeed in JEE as well as Medical and Board examinations. We take a look at one of the Indian success stories from online education’s behemoth global program.Nishant Sinha and Aditya Singhal set out to create such a service that provides students with instant help i … [Read more...]