After a 6-week process, involving a total of 121 enterprises from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico , Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Venezuela. The time has come to meet the top 10 startups in Latin America.
The selection process took into account the following criteria
1. Compliance with requirements:
2. Quality of information provided by entrepreneurs
The evaluation considered<.
1. Achievements of the entrepreneurial team
2. Clarity in the business model explained
3. Product Development
4. Profile of the entrepreneurial team
In this way each judge chose its 10 enterprises. The winners were of the result of the number of votes and the place given for each judge.
In the following order, the winners are:
1. Everwrite .- (Brazil)
EverWrite is a tool that helps bloggers and journalists to discover the topics and keywords that offer real opportunities to rank high in major search engines, to thus make more money on advertising.
2. Babelverse .- (Chile)
Babelverse is the first real-time application «on demand» interpretation of human interpreters . It´s a platform where experts and amateurs alike professional interpreters will be able to earn money for their time, creating a new source of income for people throughout the world.
3. Clerk .- (Chile)
Cloud service for customer management, sales, and independent hotel reservations. 85% of hoteliers in the world are SMEs and have no simple and robust tools that speak your language and help you manage your facilities as large chains that have departments of revenue, finance and trade. Clerk is these departments that delivers business intelligence to better exploit the hotel hotel
4. Arcaris .- (Chile)
Arcaris provides: Talent Management platform for Subcontractors call center services, companies to improve their performance and motivation of the agents. Leveraging our platform gamification concepts encourage positive agent behavior, resulting in lower rates of staff turnover and increased profits.
5. OmbúShop .- (Argentina)
Ombú Shop allows you to create your own online store in a very simple, non-technical. Anyone with a product to sell can register and build your online store fully customized and integrated with the most popular means of payment. Today, if you buy something basic, such as sheets or books, do not complete the transaction without sending many mails in which you are notified that stock, the latest version or delivery to reach your home. It’s a frustrating way that makes you lose time and then the desire to buy something to that seller. To eliminate these difficulties Ombú Shop and give them to both the seller and the buyer a better experience of e-Commerce
6. Kidbox .- (Uruguay)
Kidbox provides a Web service from existing content on the Internet (websites, videos and games) creates a safe environment. Kidbox selects, classifies and provides the content for children in a personalized way, according to your profile, age, gender, nationality, interests and needs.
7. Hadza .- (Chile)
Hadza is a fresh way to enjoy online video in sync. So the user experience you can create and collectively storytellings through videos. Hadza allows people to re-edit the world through videos.
8. Aivo-Agenbot .- (Argentina)
Aivo agents develops virtual customer care to intelligently recognize, interpret and respond to written questions by customers in different digital channels. It costs 80% less than if you have human agents. The virtual agents are changing the rostor of the $ 55 billion market customer. AgentBot, Aivo, has created a virtual agent to chat distinguishes itself both by his personality, for their strong Spanish language skills in writing through regional complexity decoding.
9. Shopperception .- (Argentina)
Shopperception allows the use kinect to detect people in front of the gondola, and record time, interactions, events and selected products, and imaging in cases that require it (conversions and returns).
10. Nuflick .- (Mexico)
Nuflick crowd is a distribution platform for independent filmmakers. Seeks to resolve the problems of self distribution for artists and the supply of legal content and different for moviegoers. Meet the demand for independent films and offers a new distribution channel for creators.
Congratulations to the team of founders of Everwrite formed by Diego Gomes and Edmar Olivera. Recall that Everwrite be presented this February 2 in New York in the offices of Quotidian Ventures. So everyone can imagine that in Pulsosocial are working flat out for the event.
Also the winner gets a prize from special stimulus by BlueVia: tehey can can use for a year one of the co-working spaces with which Blue-Via has been working around the world.
Andres Leonardo Martinez entanto (@ davilagrau), responsible for LATAM BlueVia, and part of the jury evaluated the projects, sessions will «speed dating», support and expertise in various fields to carry out successfully entrepreneurship to the 10 selected entrepreneurs.
The most popular,
Last week we open the possibility of participation of PulsoSocial readers to support their favorite startup, making clear that these results are not taken into account in the evaluation process of the judges of the contest. The response was extremely enthusiastic to concentrate around 3,200 votes, which are worth mentioning are the 5 most mobilized enterprises readers
1. Prolancer (656 votes)
2. Backpacker (598 votes)
3. Ledface (487 votes)
4. Fanwards (172 votes)
5. Helpin (157 votes)
Thanks to all the entrepreneurial community in Latin America!