The BizSpark startup of the day is Hyzonia, based in United Arab Emirates. You will find below an interview with Maryam Alimardani, Co-founder and CEO of Hyzonia. All the best to them and congrats for being the startup of the day!
Cofounder and CEO in Hyzonia. Other founders are Reza Ayati, the COO??? and Homam Hosseini as CTO.
Prior to Hyzonia, I was involved in another co-founded company in telecom industry working as sales and marketing director there too.
It’s an honor. We won Microsoft Technology Award 2009 among 22 Arab countries and recognized as “Startup of the Day” in BizSpark. It’s great.
Designing and developing a web platform for “Adver-gaming as a Service”.
We wanted to decrease the pain of interrupting ads by offering an entertaining solution to users and marketers. We looked for a solution that marketers engage their target audience while users have fun.
Hyzonia has been funded by me and Reza and now we are looking for $2M external investment to support our scaling and growth.
We are 6 including 3 full-time co-founders. 3 developers and designers.
Yes. We are currently looking for web graphic designers, web developers and sales and marketing executives for our office in Dubai/U.A.E.
With everyone spending more time online and with faster and more reliable internet access, internet household penetration and internet advertising spent has increased and gaming has become a ubiquitous experience, and as a result, the share of minutes spent on online gaming is increasing tremendously.
It’s a fantastic resource for startups. BizSpark has been a great advantage for us and it has boosted our productivity.
We live in information era and advices are out there. Immerse yourself to this pool by subscribing to relevant communities and blogs. Attend to meet ups and events to know the people in your industry. Keep executing and growing is the key to success.
I am not sure if I can call them role models, but I admire entrepreneurs who turn their startups to great success and offer fantastic case studies for new startups.
Be quick, launch early and continuous, ask for help and keep on shaping your business model to get the market/product fit.