The “Investor Day” in the Startup Academy GVA LaunchGurus is closed
On Thursday, November 27, the final event of the Startup Academy 6 GVA LaunchGurus program the “Investor Day” was hosted in Moscow, where the graduates of the Academy presented their projects to potential investors. 15 entrepreneurs gave presentations and experts in the jury evaluated the quality and the content of the project. Based on the speeches and the presentations, the jury awarded the best projects.
“Investor Day” began with an introductory speech by Lawrence Wright - co-founder and CEO of GVA LaunchGurus. Lawrence noted that most of the Startup Academy projects are promising companies that already generate revenue (some of them more than $ 1 million per year), and the third part is in the process of attracting investments. After graduation, the graduates say within a unique GVA LaunchGurus ecosystem, the benefits of which they can use in the future development of their businesses.
All entrepreneurs - students of the Academy had the opportunity to put into practice some of the knowledge they had received during the intensive 10 weeks program. Thus, on the basis of pitching and presentations the prizes were distributed as follows:
1st place: Konstantin Yurevich DriveBack http://driveback.ru/
Driveback - a solution to increase sales using online technology for personalizing a website.
2nd place: Ruslan Gainanov B2BCloud http://b2bcloud.com/ru/
B2BCloud – a service of exchanging or leasing human resources between companies in order to increase the return on permanent staff
3rd place: Aleksey Martynenko EasyParts http://easy.parts/
EasyParts - auto parts online market.
4th place: Elizaveta Tikhonova Doctor 24/7 http://doctor24-7.ru/
Doctor 24/7 is a cloud platform for remote monitoring of pregnant women health.
Startup Academy GVA LaunchGurus- is a business accelerator and a unique educational program for entrepreneurs, which combines the best forms of practical training with the first — class system of a business foundation and development, as well as provides everything an entrepreneur and their project need for a success and for a new level of development.
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