Pune-based MindTickle, a year-and-a-half-old start-up, provides
web-based "gamified" training and orientation products for companies. It uses its two products, Allboard and Hifli, for training and
team-building programmes, so that new employees can settle in quickly.
Sachin Chhabra's peel works enables companies to keep tabs on people who close the sales cycle to
check whether they are performing optimally. The start-up's cloud-based
solution, called 9Yards, gives companies analytics data on nine
parameters to measure the performance of sales staff.
Pixpa.com, a do-it-yourself web designing platform, using which creative professionals can showcase and sell their work online.
The company has stirred much debate in scientific circles with its
technology platform, Oncoprint, which analyses - in just seven days - a
range of drugs to arrive at the right fit for a cancer patient.
Aurus Network provides the tools for video creation, video management
and video delivery. It does not create any content, but gives customers a
'proprietary box' programmed with its own software.
With more funding options available, the number of start-ups in the
country is rising exponentially. Deal tracker Venture Intelligence says the number of early-stage VC
investments have grown 71 per cent in 2012 against 2010 levels. Full coverage
Entrepreneur G.S. Bhalla was casting about for a unique
food-and-beverage business idea when it occurred to him that frozen
yoghurt would go down well in the hot Indian summer.
Glocal Healthcare Systems, headquartered in Kolkata, but with all its
hospitals based in rural or semi-rural areas of West Bengal, hopes to
change the face of rural health-care in the state - and subsequently in
other parts of the country.
Navigene Genetic Science was cofounded by Rishi Dixit and Vrushali Joshi. It collects urine samples of newborns from hospitals and paediatric
clinics across six major cities and tests them at its lab in Thane for as many as 110 possible genetic disorders.
Qyuki is a platform for performing arts and fine arts, as well as a marketplace for creative minds to earn money from their work.
Founded in Sept 2011, Pradeep
Prabhu and Prasanna Raghavendra, CloudMunch has created a platform where
developers, testers, web architects, programme managers even customers have access to a single
dashboard that tracks the progress of a code being prepared in real
Edutor Technologies created a solution that digitizes school textbooks and other learning
material so that students no longer need to carry as many books to
school and back as before, but can access study material on their
Hatti Kaapi provides a quick cup of steaming South Indian coffee at Rs 8
Emart was set up in July 2009 to create exclusive e-commerce
platforms for brands and provide other web-related services, such as
managing loyalty programmes and product delivery.
Start-up Hector Beverages put in their own funds, and began scouting boutique research and
development firms in Europe for a "magic" formula that would provide an
affordable energy drink that "did not taste weird",
Six of the leaders bond before the Business Today cover photoshoot.