Guwahati is a sprawling city situated beside the Brahmaputra River in Assam. 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 ecosystems where startups can get easy access to resources, evolve and co-exist. Here is a list of some of the startups that are growing in Guwahati.
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Founder: Manish Choudhary
Year Founded: 2013
DigitalAnt 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. DigitalAnt provides 3 levels of courses in digital marketing. The first one is "Foundation level", a 3 month course. Second is "Advanced level", course for 6 months. The last is "Professional level" course for 4 month.
The company was founded by Manish Choudhary who has a 15 years of experience in digital marketing.
Founder: Rakesh Doley & Pankaj Gogoi
Year Founded: 2011
Industry: Web Development
Redlemon 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 price 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 ecommerce 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.
Founder: Glen Grimett
Year Founded: 2015
Motohut sells motorcycle parts, gears 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.
Founder: Samiran Raj Boro
Year Founded: 2014
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 best brands for them. Priceboard has made a mark among customers for gadgets' price comparison. This Guwahati startup was launched in October 2014.
Founder: Kunal Agarwal
Year Founded: 2013
BlueWhale app aims to make import and exports 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 latest news and articles related to shipping business.
Kunal Agarwal, the CEO and co-founder of BlueWhale, is a graduate from IIT Bombay.
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This is our list for successful startups in Guwahati. Hope you liked it.