The company of the day is GWeb2, based in Finland. GWeb2 is delivering free Digital Search and Guidance services for local consumer environments. You will find below an interview with Markus Porvari, President and CEO of GWeb2. All the best to them and congrats for being the startup of the day!
GWeb2 is the Digital Marketing Cloud Computing Company.
We're delivering free Digital Search and Guidance services for local consumer environments through Internet connected Touchscreens and mobile phones. Our platform is offering placement or profile targeted advertisement opportunities for businesses in out-of-home locations.
It proves that we're on the right track and naturally honored amongst our peers to be selected by Microsoft from so many interesting start-ups.
Our team was previously working in some of the leading industry IT- companies such as Microsoft and Nokia before founding GWeb2.
The founding team was interviewing key Internet companies as well as venture capital investors and market analysts in Europe and North America to hear what are the hot new technologies and demands for consumer applications in the future.
GWeb2 is generating a new channel in the Digital Marketing industry and seeking a dominant place with it's PaaS (Platform as a Service) offering for customers, partners and advertisers for the easiest and fastest way to create, sell and deploy commercial information. The company is building a living economical community where standardized turnkey Digital Marketing services can be produced, rented and delivered worldwide seamlessly across any Internet connected devices.
Our customers are international real estate investment groups and consumer businesses with significant shopping environments wanting to increase sales of products and services driven by high marketing visibility on the premises while offering better customer service and experiences.
We have just recently signed a substantial delivery agreement to distribute the next generation services to 33 shopping centers in the Nordic and Baltic countries for 100 million annual shoppers. Official press releases will follow soon.
Currently the company is seeking for an early stage seed investment to launch international sales activities as one of the fastest growing new high-tech start-ups in Finland based on customer revenues with profitable growth.
Currently we employ 5-10 people.
We are hosting our Cloud Computing Environment in Amazon AWS and our platform is based on open J2EE. Consumer applications are deployed with Microsoft Silverlight 2.
Yes and we are looking to patent also some parts of our platform technology.
John Chambers, Cisco Systems.
Bringing everyday Internet services, such as product keyword searches and reservations systems in traditional consumer environments, such as shopping centers.
GWeb2 already joined the BizSpark as one the first ones in Finland.
Work hard and try to survive, later you'll be rewarded.
Thank you for everyone who is believing to us and is supporting our vision.