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Dylan Kelly Published on February 24, 2015
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Each year our START program brings some of the world’s most exciting startups together in one place for 2 days of everything. Many of those who’ve been part of START have gone on to change industries – Stripe, Nest, Uber, Vine to name but a few. This year we go again in Downtown Vegas, and what a class we have so far. A quick hint…. Drones, Beer, Sports, TV, Music may all be included:
Splice is the cloud platform for music creation, collaboration, and sharing.Superstar DJs Tiësto and Steve Angello of Swedish House Mafia, manager Scooter Braun, and agencies WME and AM Only have invested in Splice’s new $4.5 million Series A led by True Ventures and joined by Union Square Ventures
Here’s what they do:
With Sqor Sports you can now quickly find all of the best news and social media on your favorites. All in one place. Now you can post to and from the major social platforms with Sqor Sports. Sqor have some great sports people on board – namely Brett Favre, one of the greatest American Football Quarterbacks of his generation, and also Conor McGregor the Irish MMA sensation taking the UFC by storm.
An award-winning iPad POS system for restaurants, Orderbird was founded in 2011 by Jakob Schreyer, Bastian Schmidtke and Patrick Brienen with the aim of offering a POS solution which adapts to the needs of the modern restaurant business. Orderbird is among the fastest growing companies in Berlin, with 50+ employees are currently based in their head office there.
The six founders of FrontDesk started out swinging kettlebells and performing power lifts, building a product to help gym owners and fans like themselves manage their clients, trainers, and schedules. FrontDesk has evolved to become a powerful, full-stack platform for the personal services industry, helping a wide range of businesses—like music schools, acupuncture clinics, mountain guides, yoga studios—more effectively manage and grow their businesses.
LiveOne’s CrowdSurfing is a real-time social engagement platform enables content creators, media partners and brand sponsors to instantly create immersive real-time live stream experiences on their own web platforms. Jimmy Chamberlain of Smashing Pumpkins fame is CEO & Co-Founder of LiveOne – here is he on stage at our Web Summit event in Dublin last November:
Drizly is a technology company powering fast, convenient delivery of beer, wine and liquor to consumers across the United States. With a free mobile lifestyle app for iOS and Android, and an e-commerce Web site, consumers of legal drinking age simply log in, and with a few clicks, their favorite beer, wine or liquor is on its way.
Overdog helps you game with people who share your same interests in sports, music, movies, and more.Connect your virtual self with your real-life interests by liking your favorite teams, music, movies, and more to your Overdog profile. And what else? They are the first startup to launch on XBox One – now that’s very cool!
TVSMILES offers a mobile application which closes the gap between tv commercials, mobile marketing and the (digital) point-of-sale
For all you German speakers, or visual enthusiasts – this quick explainer video can tell you why TVSmiles rewards you for watching TV:
Speechmatics provides cloud-based, multilingual speech recognition wrapped in an easy to use interface, based on innovative language models.
11 great companies coming to Downtown Vegas – you can join them – Apply here.