VentureNursery’s second batch of accelerator program ended on April 06th with four startups graduating successfully. The program is said to have been more intense in comparison to the first batch. The pitches will be evaluated by an investment committee and announcements about the startups raising funding will be made in two weeks.
The following are the startups that started the 11 weeks long program in January.
KLIP – It is a social shopping curation platform that helps users make better buying decisions through a community where users can discover new products and do relevant products research through their social connections.
Smart Sample – The startup enables people to try out new products which are given out as samples by marketers, which helps companies get feedback and also generate word of mouth marketing.
Interview Master – It provides an online automated video interview solution.
The Venturator – It is an online marketplace that connects startups with ecosystem enablers. This includes various players that a startup requires to deal with including a chartered accountant, web developers etc.
The four startups worked closely with VentureNursery co-founders, who further connected them with experts in different fields and focused on areas where the startups lacked expertise. VentureNursery has already announced 16th May 2013 as the commencement date for the third batch.
VentureNursery (VN) is an Indian angel-backed startup accelerator. It was established in March 2012 by two Angel Investors -Shravan Shroff, and Ravi Kiran and is based out of Mumbai. The VentureNursery accelerator undertakes an intensive and immersive coaching and mentoring role in the chosen start-ups and helps each with end-to-end infrastructural and learning support.