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WCED & City of Raleigh partner to showcase Startup Momentum in Raleigh at Internet Summit

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WCED and the City of Raleigh are partnering with Raleigh startups to showcase the entrepreneurial and innovation scene here in our region at the Southeast’s largest digital gathering, Internet Summit. The startups present will show how Raleigh is an emerging startup hub with creative ideas. 

The following startups can be found at Landing 402 at the Raleigh Convention Center during Internet Summit, Nov. 16-17. 

Myxx
Myxx, a personalized recipe solution, helps retailers influence product selection, capture 100% of the cart and drive customer loyalty through ‘smart’ recipes. Myxx strategically connects recipe ingredients to products in the store allowing retailers to promote higher margin items like produce or weekly specials. Our proprietary technology analyzes user and sales data, as well as industry and seasonal trends in order to display ideal recipes that fit the shopper’s preferences and allows them to quickly add all of the ingredients to the cart. The Myxx white-labeled solution enhances the retailer’s current initiatives and provides the consumer with an easy and convenient grocery shopping experience. To learn more, visit www.myxxrecipes.com  

Pendo
Pendo was founded when alumni from Rally, Google, Cisco and Red Hat combined their heads and hearts to build something they wanted but never had as product managers—a simple way to understand and attack what truly drives product success. With powerful analytics, in-application user feedback, and contextual guidance designed to help companies measure and elevate the customer experience within their applications, Pendo is on a mission to improve society's experiences with software. Pendo is proudly built in North Carolina, but engineered to scale globally without losing that soul. For more information, visit: www.pendo.io.

K4 Connect
K4Connect creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, enhancing lives through an integrated whole-life software platform that combines home automation, health and wellness technology, content and communications. The Company’s products enable simpler, smarter living environments and healthier lives, while fostering family and community engagement. 

FilterEasy
Launched in 2014, Raleigh-based FilterEasy offers consumers a subscription-based HVAC air filter fulfillment service to provide a convenient solution to a common lingering problem – remembering when to change home air filters. FilterEasy delivers high quality, USA-made air filters when it is time for them to be changed, at a cost that is less than the stores. By delivering directly to a home's doorstep, correct sizes are guaranteed every time, on time. Changing filters on a regular basis can reduce monthly heating and cooling expenses by 5%-15%.  

Canopy
Canopy is changing the face of residential lawn maintenance. By using technology to simplify communication, scheduling and routing; we create a better, more efficient experience for both our customers and crews. Our mission goes beyond technology though. At Canopy, our employees are celebrated, rewarded and valued. In turn, they pass these values on in the work that they do. Customers may choose us for the convenience we offer, but they stay with us for the outstanding service we provide.

Reveal Mobile
Reveal Mobile helps mobile app publishers use location data to generate more advertising revenue and build better products. Our location-based audiences, derived from both lat/long and Bluetooth beacons, create accurate and valuable segments that increase advertising performance 175-477%. We process over 1 million beacon events per day, resulting in the world’s largest source of 1st party beacon location data. Customers include Sinclair Broadcast Group, Photofy, The Weather Company, Frankly, Graham Media, Meredith Broadcasting, Capitol Broadcasting, DoApp, and Baron Weather.  www.revealmobile.com 

Ayetier
Founded in November, 2014 by Travis Sutton and Chris McCutchen, Ayetier is a startup company located in Raleigh, North Carolina. Ayetier is a SaaS based application that enables users to manage and track all storage and virtualization data from one dashboard. By aggregating complex data into a single location, Ayetier helps users better understand and utilize their data. The application works alongside a variety of platforms including NetApp, VMware and EMC. 

Vital Plan
Vital Plan is a physician-founded wellness company on a mission to bring transparency and credibility to the $100 billion natural products industry. This is accomplished by providing health education, best-in-class customer support and a commitment to manufacturing top quality natural products. Vital Plan is a certified B Corporation®, which provides third-party verification of their commitment to doing business with integrity and operating with a triple-bottom line approach to business: profit, people, and planet. 

Audio Advice
At Audio Advice they love bringing home technology to life. They are the premier home technology specialist and integrator in the Carolinas, having received more local and national honors than any other provider. They were named Best Specialty A/V Retailer in the United States by TWICE Magazine and have won the Bravo award from Metro magazine for “Best Place to Buy a Home Media System” each year since its creation. 

Malartu
Malartu is where business intelligence meets venture capital.  Malartu provides tools for early stage companies to track their growth and performance to better manage their teams, cashflow, and relationship with investors. By integrating our platform via API, companies can gain insights on performance to communicate company goals to their teams.   

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