As an entrepreneur and semi tech geek, I believe in leveraging technology and entrepreneurship to make life easier and to address social issues. Here are some Black tech startups from around the world that doing just that.
Black Tech Startups
Reach Robotics is creating the next gaming platform by fusing Robotics, Gaming and augmented reality. (Co-Founder and CEO – Silas Adekunle)
HireHer provides tools and resources for prospective candidates and employers to identify opportunities, advance careers and find mentors. (CEO – Ruth Chandler Cook)
AbiliLife is a tech company that engineers products for elderly and neurodegenerative patients (CEO – Courtney Williamson)
Play VS gives high school students the chance to compete against other schools for the state title in their official high school esports league. (Founder – Delane Parnell)
Front Door is a vertical SaaS solution that helps real estate companies automate and manage their most important business transactions. (Founders – Alain and Emilie Kapatashungu)
SPCE connects the higher education community with University specific, student rental properties, near campuses. (Founders- Leon Ifayemi and Omar Fahmi )
Bandwagon tracks qualitative customer data for ticketed events through a proprietary blockchain database that monitors each ticket transaction. (Founder – Harold Hughes)
Neyber is an award-winning financial wellbeing provider that helps UK employees to be better with their money. (Founder – Martin Ijaha)
CoSign allows users to “tag” items within content they upload to social networking sites. If their followers purchase the items, users receive a monetary reward. (Co-founder – Esosa Ighodaro)
Ovamba provides short-term capital to micro-, small-, and medium-size businesses via mobile phone technology. (Founders – Marvin Cole and Viola Llewellyn)
Vouch Digital builds an online verified digital supply chain platform that helps simplify the distribution of cash in form of digital vouchers meant for purchasing goods or services. (CEO – Evelyn Namara)
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