As with every year, we would like to acknowledge our wonderful sponsors. We appreciate their continued support of The Goa Project and our endeavors. Introducing our awesome sponsors…Microsoft Ventures, an initiative that supports and partners with promising start-ups from across the globe, empowers entrepreneurs to do more and aim higher. Start-ups focused on business growth and development, industrial strength technology and smart, quality, usable products are incubated and the companies helped to achieve more. For more, visit their website: https://www.microsoftventures.com
Thoughtworks is a global company which aims at revolutionizing software design and delivery. Passionate, driven and purpose-led people come together to form the ‘ThoughtWorkers’. They work with people and organizations which have ambitious missions – whether they are in the commercial, social or government sectors. ThoughtWorks also collaborate with organizations with a humanitarian mission and help them leverage technology to make a strong social impact. ThoughtWorks is a thought leader when it comes to learning and sharing knowledge. They fuel this process by writing books, blogging, conducting events and taking part in conferences. Check out their website: https://www.thoughtworks.com
In keeping with its commitment to partner with Indian small businesses for their success, Intuit has launched QuickBooks in India, which has become its flagship product in India. QuickBooks is the world’s No.1 business and financial management software for small businesses. It’s a simple online software for business owners to make informed decisions. It helps business owners organize finances and complies with managerial accounting standards. More information is available at: www.quickbooksonline.in
Miller is famous for its golden amber hue, a lacy head and a brew that is perfectly balanced and deliciously smooth. So raise a toast to the Highlife. As they say “ITS Miller TIME” somewhere in the world.
UK Trade and Investment (UKTI), with headquarters in London and Glasgow, is responsible for international trade and investment. UKTI works with UK based businesses, helping them to achieve their potential and succeed in international markets through exports. They also offer their services and support to overseas companies looking to invest or expand their business in the UK, and highlight the UK as the best place for their investments. For complete details, click here: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/uk-trade-investment/about
Wishberry is a crowdfunding platform. They aim to bring great ideas to life and build a community of believers who back ideas, thus putting India on the creative map of the world. Wishberry accepts projects which are creative and out of the box, across 13 main genres including Arts & Crafts, Films, Food etc. Following an All or Nothing model, Wishberry makes money only when the campaign meets its goal! A dynamic team with mostly women, Wishberry is one of the most successful crowdfunding platforms in India. Check out their website and start backing great projects: https://www.wishberry.in
NowFloats believe that technology, or rather the lack thereof, shouldn’t get in the way of businesses being able to use the internet to grow their bottom line. They have developed a solution where they give small and medium businesses a world-class website that they can update simply and easily using nothing more than regular SMS. Furthermore, their patent pending technology ensures that these messages pop up on popular search engines. Visit the NowFloats website at: http://nowfloats.com/Home/Why
LetsVenture started off with a simple vision of making fundraising easy for Indian startups. It has now grown into a power packed platform which connects Startups with global Angels, VCs and Startup Programs. Apart from bringing together startups and investors, LetsVenture’s expert team also reviews the business plans of startups and connects them to mentors. Their Commitment-to-Closure package takes care of closure of term sheet & shareholders agreement, and complete legal & financial due diligence. With an exciting team of dreamers, doers and believers, LetsVenture has set out to shake things up in the Indian startup ecosystem. Check out their website here: https://letsventure.com/