On Tuesday, Techstars announced the members of the 2015 Techstars Chicago class. After going through nearly a thousand applications, Techstars narrowed the class to ten startups. In kind of a rarity this day and age, the class includes a number of startups from the Chicago area. Not that that is unheard of, but programs like Techstars tend to draw applications from all across the globe. Also, there are a large number of B2B companies in this class. Anyhow, without any further ado, here is the 2015 Techstars Chicago class, Via Techstars:
AkoubaCredit is an algorithmic underwriting platform that aims to make it incredibly easy for banks to provide loans to small businesses.
BetaOut is a customer intelligence and marketing automation platform built specifically for ecommerce businesses. The platform allows ecommerce sites to breakdown and segment visitors on a granular level, and provide the appropriate message.
Gildera offers developers a huge set of tools to incorporate bitcoin and other currencies into digital wallets easily.
Growth Geeks is a marketplace for freelance growth hackers and marketers.
Hooks lets you discover and create push notifications for just about anything, and configure the notifications based on your needs
Infiniscene enables gamers to easily create beautiful live broadcasts in their web browser. Design, produce, and direct from anywhere with no experience or expensive hardware.
Routific offers route optimization as a service for any business with deliveries, pick-ups or multiple stops a day. Logistics on demand.
For publishers, Specless provides the freedom to easily test and deploy higher value custom ad formats. For advertisers and agencies, Specless means managing fewer creative assets, yet more flexibility to run campaigns in any type of media.
Tribe makes it easy to get anything done with anyone, from anywhere, at any time. Tribe works naturally in emails, text, and chat so that coworkers, clients, and contractors can stay coordinated working in their tool of choice.
Urban Leash offers on-demand dog walking services for busy professionals. Use our mobile app to get instant notifications, GPS track your dog on the walk, read notes of what happened and see pictures of your pet.