The secret to launching a successful start-up Bootcamp is this: Look for the people who want to change the world. Most startups have ideas, mind-, skill- and tool-set, passion, and grit that facilitates success. But they often lack access to the right clients, capital, and resources. Here is where the Z Nation Lab is making a difference.
Over the last year, Z Nation Lab effective boot camps have brought together great startup founders from various domains with a core focus on building innovative solutions. This has helped Z Nation Lab to create a stronger pipeline of startups, work with exceptional entrepreneurs, thereby expanding their portfolio.
To date, they have engaged with 15 startups in terms of investment/advisory which include inter alia: TOCH, SmatSocial, ScoutMyTrip, Picostone, Get Parking, and SENDFAST.
Bootcamp Fall 2017 shortlisted 11 start-ups, out of an application pool of 145+ startups across 6 cities in India
Third time’s the charm they say.
This third Bootcamp program: a 4-day cohort in Mumbai, followed by 3 weeks of one-on-one virtual mentor sessions from Silicon Valley and India; will be seeing the participation of startups in the blockchain, fintech, consumer retail Logistics, AI and data enabling technologies adding on to their already holistic portfolio. It promises to be an intense and energizing cohort.
Participating startups campers
RupeeVest: a platform that provides a one-stop solution for any kind of financial product an individual needs: from wealth management (mutual funds, fixed deposits, etc.) to insurance, loans and credit cards.
OhLook: An innovative fashion subscription, clothing rental and styling service for men that gives men access to unlimited fashion products hand-picked for them.
iTraveleo: Fusing technology and analytics with psychology, iTraveleo makes travel planning fun, exciting, and interactive. It is a simple, transparent and unbiased platform for all things travel.
PrimeAuth: an authentication framework startup to securely authenticate users and safeguard them from data breaches.
Halobee: a mall discovery platform. They help people discover awesome deals in their favorite Shopping Malls. They build an amazing experience for people visiting the malls by giving the updated information of all the stores and the deals they are offering.
SendFast: Provides last mile logistic support to the on-demand services to deliver goods and services to the customer’s doorstep.
Spontie: an on-demand mobile marketplace for travelers to book tours, activities and local experiences for the next 24/48 hours at best prices in seconds.
Alivemeter: the de-facto ERP solution for nutritionists and dietitians to manage their client and business.
Companyon: is a social travel platform that helps you discover and connect with like-minded travelers on the go.
MustAid: Alerts you and the nearest emergency center within 10 seconds of the accident of your loved one. Automatically.
C Note: A SAAS based Smart Catalogue, with integrated notepad and email feature.
Startup Bootcamp is a massive opportunity for startup founders to not only get their technology validated, identify competitive differentiators and network with various corporates but also, imbibe a global mindset to build scalable businesses. Always on a lookout for “the next big thing”, Z Nation Lab aims to help startups from every field with even a slightest viable idea to ascertain how feasible their ideas are and put them on the map.
About Z Nation Lab:
Z Nation Lab provides an ecosystem to tech entrepreneurs and startups to help them accelerate their growth. It is an early-stage accelerator which empowers entrepreneurs with capital, technical expertise, and network. They bring together high-quality mentors, subject matter experts, experienced professionals and investors under one roof to curate a community for innovation to thrive.