STAN portfolio teams rocked at the first quarter of 2023!
Explore the impressive achievements of our portfolio startups and their ambitious upcoming goals.
A scientific paper by the Denovo Sciences team was published in a peer-reviewed Q1-ranked journal, poster presentation was accepted at the ICAR 2023 conference (Lyon). The team has been expanded by hiring foreign researchers. Finished SkyDeck acceleration program. Received investments from SkyDeck fund and TripleSVC. They are about to start cooperation with one of the worldwide biotech companies. Denovo Sciences won 2nd place in the Growth Stage Startups category at Sevan Startup Summit 2023 in Vizag, India.
During the last 1 month, they saw a total of 3.7K visits to the PopUp School platform, with a sign-up rate of approximately 25.27%, resulting in 935 new registered users—about 3.85% (36 users) of those registered users converted to paid customers. PopUp School is shortlisted for the GSV Cup Elite 200 competition for $1M in cash and other prizes. PopUp School was selected from a global applicant pool of 900+ startups across 69 countries.
Doctor Yan has had a 150% growth in the number of appointments since June 2022. More than 13K patients and 700 doctors are currently using the platform. They are finalizing setting up partnerships with a large hospital and an insurance company. Doctor Yan launched a new product line - Personal assistant for doctors, that eased doctor acquisition heavily.
manot has already acquired paying customers to whom it is helping to adapt the system for unexpected real-world scenarios 10 times faster, increase accuracy by 20 times, and resolve the issue with 30% lower costs. They have 20+ customers on the waiting list, 3 pilots in delivery robotics, and 1 paying customer in a production environment. They have been featured in Forbes and SF Business Time. manot got new funding from Argonautic Ventures in February ($375K with $7.5M valuation CAP). First paying customer in the autonomous robotics field, Tinymile.
Enjoy Chinar's presentation at the Berkley SkyDecks Demo Day here.
Dowork.ai launched a new product it dubs “ChatGPT for companies,” currently running PoCs with several companies from the US, Europe, and Asia. They are in the final selection pool for one of the biggest US acceleration programs. Dowork.ai will launch Google Drive integration in Q2 2023.
HopShop has released a new version of AI with 30% more precise results. This caused an average retention increase of 10%, with user activity being 30% up and the total number of users reaching over 9K.
BLiiNK acquired 250 new users. One of the new users converted to a paid one. BLiiNK won 1st place among Idea Stage Startups at the Seaside Startup Summit. BLiiNK will participate in VIVA Tech 2023 in Paris on June 14-17. They started a partnership with the Association of Armenian Kinesiologists. They are planning to start a marketing campaign in the US next quarter. BLiiNK won 1st place among Idea Stage Startups at Sevan Startup Summit 2023 in Vizag, India
doodooc had several successful B2B projects last year: (i) they were the official music visualizer at FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Fan Zone; (ii) they also made 5 custom visualizations for Serj Tankian’s “Perplex Cities” Album. They plan to release Music Albums and Live Real-Time Visualizer features in the next couple of months. doodooc won 1st place in the Growth Stage Startup Competition at Sevan Startup Summit 2023 in Vizag, India.
Axona Lab is currently working with the UAE market and launching an experiment for the best Out of Home advertising locations (currently 500 locations).
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