Top 12 Successful Startups in Guwahati | Entrepreneurs & Startups in Assam [Exhaustive List]

Ashwini Ashwini
Apr 27, 2022 6 min read
Top 12 Successful Startups in Guwahati | Entrepreneurs & Startups in Assam [Exhaustive List]

Guwahati is a sprawling city situated beside the Brahmaputra River in Assam. The city provides beautiful landscapes, a pleasant climate, modern shopping areas, modern apartments and considerably developed social infrastructure. Four Lane East-West Corridor will pass through Guwahati which connects all the state capitals of Northeast India. Completion of this project will boost the development of the whole region.

Startup Assam's vision is to create a platform for entrepreneurs to connect to Angels and Venture Capitalists, Mentors and Industry experts. They want to create a problem-solving ecosystem where startups can get easy access to resources, evolve and co-exist. Here is a list of some of the successful startups in Guwahati (Assam).

1. Digital Ant
2. Redlemon Communications
3. Olatus Systems
4. MotoHut
5. Dawai Lo
6. nDimensions
7. PriceBoard
8. PicknDel
9. BlueWhale
10. Alchemy Media Lab
11. Brahmaputra Fables
12. Web.com

1. Digital Ant

Founder: Manish Choudhary

Year Founded: 2013

Industry: eLearning

Digital Ant Logo
Digital Ant Logo

Digital Ant is an e-learning platform for digital marketing. Their courses are job oriented but the company claims to have entrepreneurship modules, in case you are not interested in jobs.

Digital Ant provides 3 levels of courses in digital marketing. The first one is "Foundation level", a 3-month course. Second is "Advanced level", a course for 6 months. The last is a "Professional level" course for 4 months.

The company was founded by Manish Choudhary who has 15 years of experience in digital marketing.

2. Redlemon Communications

Founder: Rakesh Doley & Pankaj Gogoi

Year Founded: 2011

Industry: Web Development

Redlemon Communications Logo
Redlemon Communications Logo

Redlemon Communications is a web development company. As of now, the company has 3 web-based projects- Cellfisher, Eshopany and Poridhan.

Cellfisher is a taxi service provider for the people in the city of Guwahati. They attract customers by providing lower prices than other companies in the city. The project is made in a collaboration with Vodafone and plans to expand its service as a marketplace company.

Eshopany is an e-commerce platform for selling ethnic products. On the other hand, Poridhan is an NGO based in Guwahati launched by this startup. Besides these projects, Redlemon provides services like IT training, consulting, etc.

Rakesh Doley and Pankaj Gogoi founded Redlemon Communications in 2011.

3. Olatus Systems

Founder: Parash Borthakur, Nilotpal Rabha

Year Founded: 2014

Industry: Manufacturer

OLatus Logo
OLatus Logo

OLatus Systems Private Limited manufactures Arduino Boards, Interfacing Boards, Connecting Wire, Sensor Modules, Automatic Dawn To Dusk Sensor Board, Development Board, SMPS Adaptor, Robotics And Diy Kits, Prototyping And Tools, Electronic Modules.

OLatus Systems is backed by a sound infrastructure that is outfitted with all requisite tools and technology and spread over a wide area. Infrastructure has been divided into various specialized units like processing, quality control, R&D and warehousing & packaging unit. These all units work in collaboration with each other to formulate pure quality products.

4. MotoHut

Founder: Glen Grimett

Year Founded: 2015

Industry: eCommerce

Motohut Logo
Motohut Logo

Motohut sells motorcycle parts, gear and vehicle accessories. The company has a wide range of products for bikers and other vehicle lovers, which they can explore. The startup is doing well in the city as people in Guwahati love travelling. Motohut was launched in 2015 by Glen Grimett.

5. Dawai Lo

Founder: Pankaj Maheshwari and Abhimanyu Modi

Year Founded: 2016

Industry: Online Medicine Delivery

Dawai Lo Logo
Dawai Lo Logo

Dawai Lo is an online platform that provides door-to-door delivery of medicines. DawaiLo is founded by Pankaj Maheshwari and Abhimanyu Modi in 2016. Dawailo is one rare startup from Assam which has found a foot in the extremely complicated online medicine delivery sector. It provides facilities like proper filing of client details, a telephonic reminder system, strict prescription based orders, proper invoicing, discounts on medicines, etc.

6. nDimensions

Founder: Ajith Kumar

Year Founded: 2017

Industry: Education Management

nDimensions Logo
nDimensions Logo

nDimensions provides courses on entrepreneurship to school students by partnering with the school. nDimensions targets the school students to create an impact and to bring about an entrepreneurial way of life and thinking right from the roots. nDimensions is a B2B model which directly partners with schools to provide service and as a value addition, it provides their students with an online platform to discuss and validate their ideas.

7. PriceBoard

Founder: Samiran Raj Boro

Year Founded: 2014

Industry: Marketplace

Priceboard Logo
Priceboard Logo

Samiran Raj Boro, the founder and CEO of Priceboard, completed his graduation from Guwahati University. The idea behind his startup, Priceboard, was similar to Snapdeal. It compares the prices of different products on different sites and helps the customer to find the best brands for them. Priceboard has made a mark among customers for gadgets' price comparison. This Guwahati startup was launched in October 2014.

8. PicknDel

Founder: Tullika Batra

Year Founded: 2016

Industry: Food Delivery

PicknDel Logo
PicknDel Logo

PicknDel is a food delivery app. PicknDel provides a complete food ordering and delivery solution from the best neighbourhood restaurants to the urban foodie. Currently, it has more than 10K downloads. The service of PicknDel is very fast, and at the same time very simple and user friendly.

9. BlueWhale

Founder: Kunal Agarwal

Year Founded: 2013

Industry: Transportation

BlueWhale Logo
BlueWhale Logo

BlueWhale app aims to make the import and export of goods and services easy and reliable. It carries out international trade and trade within the country. Keeping its geographical location in mind, Guwahati is the best city for international trade as well as import and export. The BlueWhale app also lets you understand the shipping trade terms. Also, it shows the latest news and articles related to the shipping business.

Kunal Agarwal, the CEO and co-founder of BlueWhale, is a graduate of IIT Bombay.

10. Alchemy Media Lab

Founder: Akram Wasim and Jan Mohammad Sheikh

Year Founded: 2015

Industry: Marketing

Alchemy Medialab Logo
Alchemy Medialab Logo

Alchemy MediaLab offers digital solutions to its clients like strategic marketing, branding and creativity. The brand was formed in 2016 and it offers branding ideas, communication strategy, creative design, digital marketing, campaign design, and media planning to its clients.

11. Brahmaputra Fables

Founder: Dhruba Jyoti Deka

Year Founded: 2017

Industry: Online Shopping Portal

Brahmaputra Fables Logo
Brahmaputra Fables Logo

Brahmaputra Fables is an online shopping portal entirely run and managed by a small team of people devoted to taking authentic traditional products from Assam to the world digitally. Founder, Dhruba Jyoti Deka started Brahmaputra Fables from his own village of Sarthebari in Barpeta district in Assam, which is renowned for its brass and bell metal handicrafts.

12. Web.com

Founder: Atreyee Borooah Thekedath

Year Founded: 1999

Industry: Information Technology & Services

Web.Com Logo
Web.Com Logo

Web.Com is a software company in Guwahati with 20+ years of experience in the software domain. Web.com is a trusted and reliable technology partner to hundreds of organizations. The company's clients are from backgrounds as diverse as large Public Sector undertakings like ONGC to central and state governments, central universities, banks, media houses, and start-ups.

Web.Com is one of the empanelled vendors of the Government of Assam for the standardization of all Assam Government's departmental and district websites. Web.com offers various services like website designing, SEO and SMO Services, web application development, mobile app development, custom software development, e-Commerce website development, and digital marketing.


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Conclusion

This is our list of successful startups and entrepreneurs in Guwahati. Hope you this list helps you have an idea of how to start a business on your own in Guwahati (Assam).

FAQs

What are some of the successful startups in Guwahati?

Digital Ant, PicknDel, Redlemon Communications, MotoHut, Dawai Lo, PriceBoard, and Brahmaputra Fables are some of the successful startups in Guwahati.

Which business is best in Assam?

FMCG and Grocery Store, Local Handloom, Tourism Business, Bakery Business, Fish Farming, and Health Care and Pharmaceuticals.

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