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Fronto is the world’s first mobile lock screen media app, which offers rewards, deals and curated content to mobile users through the everyday lock screen in a perfectly seamless way. By simply waking up your phone, you can earn rewards, download coupons, learn new promotional deals and enjoy trending content.
SpoonRocket has taken a unique approach to solving food preparation and delivery. It offers a limited number of menu items, priced at $8 apiece, which are stored in specialized heating equipment that is stored in the delivery vehicle.
Locket is a San Francisco based company helping developers bring full screen notifications on Android lock screens everywhere. Its Android application allows users to share content to their friends right on the lock screen. With Locket, users can replace the standard Android lock screen with content they’re interested in, beautiful images, weather and their own photos. The app also serves as an innovative re-engagement Android platform that allows app publishers to reconnect and re-engage users with their unique content right from the lock screen.
Alphabet Energy, Inc. is commercializing a breakthrough, inexpensive waste heat recovery technology developed at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Its revolutionary thermoelectric approach and materials platform is the only of its kind that lends itself to massive scale at low cost. With their products, made entirely from sustainable materials, customers may use their waste heat to generate electrical power in the range of microwatts to megawatts. The company is founded in 2009 and based in San Francisco.
AnyPerk operates a platform that provides employee perks and discounts to various companies. It offers access to corporate discounts for employees in fitness, entertainment, travel, and other areas. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California.
Boombotix, Inc. manufactures loud portable speakers. The company offers a range of wireless and wired speaker models compatible with iPods, iPhones, Androids, MP3 players, laptops, and various portable audio devices. It also provides custom eyes; and accessories that include handlebar mount kits, replacement audio cables, replacement USB cables, wall chargers, and retractable car chargers. The company serves customers through its store in California; and dealers in the United States and internationally. It also sells its products online. Boombotix, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is based in San Francisco, California.
BrightRoll is the only independent and unified programmatic video advertising platform for reaching audiences across web, mobile and connected TV. The company powers digital video advertising for the world’s largest brands, including more than 80 of the top 100 US advertisers and 18 of the top 20 advertising technology companies. The platform enables advertisers to reach 4 in 5 video viewers online and consistently ranks among the top two video ad platforms in ads served. As a result, BrightRoll technology collects and analyzes hundreds of billions of data points monthly enabling real-time decisions that drive ROI for advertisers.
LiquidSpace is a real-time trusted-sharing marketplace for people to confidently choose a better space to work or meet by the hour or day. Whether a coworking venue, business center, hotel lobby, library or private office, LiquidSpace lets business people find, book, and share over 1,000 great workspaces across the US. And, businesses can earn more, inspire loyalty, reach prospects, and incubate new communities by sharing their extra space in the expanding LiquidSpace connected workspace ecosystem. The company is founded in 2010 and based in San Francisco.
MarkedUp brings actionable analytics and insights to desktop developers in order to help them make better, data-driven decisions when it comes to managing their applications. MarkedUp is the only analytics platform available for WinRT and Windows 8 developers, and it supports full compatibility with both WinRT and WinJS. MarkedUp was founded in 2012 in Santa Monica California.
MindSumo is a marketplace that helps companies find and recruit qualified college students through real-world, skill-based competitions. By solving interesting problems, students gain recognition, win cash prizes, and stand out to potential employers. Companies receive innovative ideas, and can identify top candidates based on actual work samples. The company is founded in 2011 and is based in San Francisco.
SpoonRocket, Inc. prepares gourmet meals and provides food-delivery service. It believes that food of the highest and freshest quality should be available and accessible to everyone, all the time. The menu changes every day because all of food that it prepares is made from scratch with the freshest ingredients of that day. Because it personally crafts each individual dish from start to finish, from raw ingredient to delivery into your hands, SpoonRocket maintains the highest of quality and still delivers on value. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Berkeley, California.
Tapastic is about providing the best platform for comics and visual stories. Its comics and stories cover all things in life; that which people can relate to and that which people can only imagine. It’s purpose is to provide a platform for users to take a few minutes out of their day and relax with beautifully created and articulated stories.
TuneUp Media, Inc. develops digital music management and music discovery solutions. It offers TuneUp Companion, a sidebar application that docks onto iTunes and does various music management tasks; and Clean, a tool used for filling missing or inaccurate ID3 tags, such as artist, song name, album, release year, and genre in music collection. The company also provides Cover Art, which enables users to find and fill in missing album artwork; Tuniverse, which allows the discovery of the music; and Concerts, a concert alert solution. It offers its products through an online store. TuneUp Media, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
Zaarly, Inc. offers a proximity based, real-time buyer powered market application. The company offers a platform for buyers to make an offer for an immediate need and sellers cash in on an infinite marketplace for items and services they never knew were for sale. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Austin, Texas.
Zappli Inc. is a provider of mobile-centric shopping solutions for consumers: InstaBuy and myShopanion. InstaBuy.Co is an instant online checkout solution available for mobile shopping applications. InstaBuy enables consumers to create a universal account and buy from dozens of retailers in 2 clicks and a few seconds. MyShopanion is the world’s most comprehensive mobile social shopping solution and the first to combine the ability to find product information, reviews, and prices for millions of products with the ability to connect and ask friends in real-time for shopping advice.
EcoFactor, Inc. provides residential energy management solutions for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. Its Software-as-a-Service-based energy management engine collects, stores, and processes data points from individual homes, local weather stations, and various other geographic inputs. The company provides energy management solutions, including energy efficiency, demand response, diagnostics and recommendations, measurement and verification, and building envelope evaluation. It serves utilities, energy retailers, and home services providers. The company was formerly known as GreenDeeds, Inc. EcoFactor, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is based in Redwood City, California.
Teespring is a commerce platform that empowers anyone to design and sell products that people love. Its world-class platform powers all aspects of bringing merchandise to life from production and manufacturing to supply chain, logistics, and customer service. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Providence, Rhode Island.
Venture Strategy Solutions at Berkeley is a student-run strategy consulting group that serves start-ups and growth clients. In addition to having a unique client focus, Venture Strategy Solutions differentiates itself through a results-oriented consulting mindset, measuring our success through the success of our clients.