GSF Accelerator has announced the graduation of twelve startups from its 2013 Summer Accelerator Program. The startups underwent a 10-weeks program that ran simultaneously in the cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai.
The twelve startups are ClinchPad, PosterGully.com, TripTern, BrownTape, TimeSaverz, AirStream, TradeStreet, Swym, RidingO, DhilCare, Tinysurprise, and Flinto.
The startups will now will get a chance to pitch to angel investors and venture capitalists from India and rest of the world in a two-day conference, GSF #WhereDoWeGONow on August 21 and 22, 2013 in Bangalore.
(Also see: GSF Accelerator inducts 15 startups in its inaugural batch)
GSF Accelerator is India's largest tech accelerator, founded by Rajesh Sawhney, and backed by 20 Indian founders and 5 funds from across the world. GSF aims to provide promising startups in the mobile, social, local and cloud spaces with access to venture & business networks, personalised & intensive mentoring, and initial capital.
The startups in their own words
ClinchPad is a modern Web app, a simplified sales CRM for SMEs to manage a sales pipeline.
PosterGully.com is an online marketplace helping designers, brands & businesses with high fan-base, monetize their brand value through merchandise.
TripTern is an automatic, personalised trip planner that makes planning your itinerary fun and easy.
BrownTape is a SaaS based service for Internet sellers to start selling on multiple platforms like eBay, Amazon, Snapdeal, Flipkart and more.
TimeSaverz is a Virtual Man Friday to help you outsource your home management activities.
AirStream lets you stream your PC to your mobile devices, making all the personal content available at your fingertips.
TradeStreet is developing the engagement model to increase the participation in brokerage account holders.
Swym is a smart "shopping mailbox" for consumers. It redefines the opted-in promotional Retailer marketing email experience on the mobile phone, by beautifully formatting messages and driving customer engagement and product sales.
RidingO is a ride-sharing platform that connects and incentives riders and drivers to fill empty seats in cars, and makes it a comfortable, secure and rewarding way to travel.
DhilCare is a no frills affordable mobile phone based ECG solution, which aims to address affordability and accessibility issues in preliminary cardiac treatment in India.
Tinysurprise is a curated marketplace for gifting and home-baked goods.
Flinto is a subscription based monthly activity box for kids aged 3-7 years.