We’re proud to announce our 2013 cohort of startup companies taking a bet on themselves, on their ideas and on Memphis. Check back to watch their progress toward May 16 Investor Day!
SH’13 CEOs: top row, left to right, Richard Billings, Brit Fitzpatrick, Scott Finney; bottom row, left to right, Pam Cooper, Vince Rogers, Nick Redmond
Scott Finney and Kenn Gibbs
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Brit Fitzpatrick and Sean Lissner
Mentor Me is a clould-based platform that re-shapes the way we mentor. We’re providing a new approach to mentoring that uses technology and a user-friendly, intuitive interface to eliminate piles of paperwork, while making matching and communication easier, quicker, and more effective.
Justin Olita, Vince Rogers, Rachel Hurley and Brian Wentzloff
Musistic is an agent of collaboration for musicians world-wide. Our straightforward musician profile interface coupled with a powerful search technology enables musicians to find and connect with one another. Once they decide to collaborate, our cloud storage platform seamlessly links between the top software packages. It enables musicians to easily store and transfer audio files back and forth.
Richard Billings and Will Phillips
Screwpulp makes it easy for authors to publish, market, and profit from their work by using our unique demand driven pricing model. Because the price and content are driven by the readers, both the authors and the readers get what they want as opposed to what the publishing industry thinks we want. Publishing has started a new chapter.
Pam Cooper and Tom Cooper
Boosterville partners K-12 schools, PTAs, band directors etc. needing to raise funds with local businesses wanting to raise their revenue. With our mobile web page, supporters identify participating local businesses which have agreed to contribute a portion of their sales to their local school PTA or other charitable organization.
Soundstache empowers artists to connect with their fans like never before. By taking advantage of GPS functionality on smartphones we’re creating an app where musicians can interact with fans beyond the stage through virtual games and real-world treasure hunts.