Meet The Next Five Companies To Join Extreme Startups

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Extreme Startups has announced the five companies that will take part in its 2nd cohort culminating with a demo day on November 28th. The lucky startups and their business model in a sentence:

  • Kera lets you build in-app tutorials that can interact with page elements like buttons, text inputs and forms.
  • Picatic is a crowd-funding platform for the event ticketing and management space.
  • MyShoebox provides unlimited free photo backup and access to your photos anywhere.
  • Shifthub is a SaaS-based shift scheduling platform for small and medium-sized businesses.
  • Venio provides a platform to help users create and plan healthy meals.

Similar to GrowLab on the West Coast, Toronto's Extreme Startups has also put aside some space for promising young companies to work alongside this cohort.

Extreme Startups new 'preccelerator' will provide free coworking space and other perks for five startups that didn't quite make the cut for the 2nd cohort. These companies are Bebedo, Brika, MommiesFirst, Pictoreo, and Relay.

Extreme Startups is a tech accelerator providing up to $200,000 per company, a collaborative environment, and deep access with companies so that accepted startups can integrate the tools they need from the ground up.

Company:
Extreme Startups
Website:
http://www.extremestartups.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Extreme Startups is a venture backed startup accelerator that supercharges founder development, optimizes product-market fit and graduates fundable companies. Our evolved programs provide an unrivaled combination of seed capital (up to $250K), digital product leadership education and access to a global pool of mentors. Investors and financial partners include Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Relay... more

Company:
Venio Inc.
Website:
http://www.ven.io
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Your Body is Talking. We're Listening. Venio is an health intelligent service that creates a personalized meal-plan around a users goals, tastes, dietary restrictions and behaviour. more

Company:
Picatic
Website:
http://www.picatic.com
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The only ticketing company in the world where the cost is determined by the organizer. more

Company:
Kera Software
Website:
http://kera.io
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Kera's guided browsing platform increases conversion rates and decreases support costs for SaaS businesses. Seamlessly integrated, Kera enriches the end user experience by providing voice guided tutorials directly onto live websites. more

Company:
Shoebox
Website:
http://shoeboxapp.com/
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Shoebox is a free, unlimited, secure and private photo backup for Android, iPhone, Mac and Windows. Here’s what differentiates Shoebox from other photo storage and sharing services: A free and unlimited photo backup plan. Our native apps unify your photo collection across Mac, Windows, iPhone and Android. Automatic and simple backup to keep your photos are safe from hard-drive failures. We've created new ways to... more


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