Funding Post – an angel investor and capital network – recently hosted a Philadelphia VC & Angel Investor Roundtable in Center City, and the result was a panel discussion chock-full of tips and best practices for how to get your foot in the door with investors.
The event ended with 60-second pitches from over 25 local startups, including PSL Accelerator alumni companies, Wearwell, Employee Cycle, and Jenzy. Here are a few of the startups that grabbed the mic that night and a glimpse into the promising companies being launched and built right here in Philly.
Wearwell “A one-of-a-kind personal shopping subscription service that makes it easy to buy clothes you love while supporting the causes you care about.” @shopwearwell
Employee Cycle “HR dashboard to view, track and analyze all your HR metrics from all your disconnected HR systems in one place.”@employeecycle
Jenzy “A mobile app that ensures kids get the right fit in the right shoe every time.” @shopjenzy
Mechanics.AI “Find the best mechanic who can repair your car at the best price and when it is convenient for you.” @mechanics_ai
NuMoola “The first kid-focused platform connecting all aspects of financial engagement in one place.” @numoola
HyperFiddle “Brings programming within reach of creatives and creators who can’t program today.” @hyperfiddle
OpenLetr “A platform enabling women to shape their own narrative and empower one another, where inclusivity and feminism are the core values.” @OPENLETRdaily
Dineable “Experience great restaurants and stick to your diet” @dineable
Vetd “A platform that simplifies the sales process for everyone. simplifies the entire vendor selection process from the unrequested sales emails you receive to the reference calls you make right before you decide” @GetVetd
Teamtrics “A people analytics company that helps teams reach maximum effectiveness using machine learning and Artificial Intelligence.” @teamtricsapp
Momentum Digital “Premier PPC digital marketing agency in Philadelphia” @weneedmomentum
Bight “Making cryptocurrency the most dominant form of payment in the e-commerce industry.”
Analogy “Do you have any idea why most companies aren’t more profitable? We do. Analogy LLC’s mission is to improve the operational performance of our clients.”