32 Startups from… the US! – Part 1

Every week we’re featuring a selection of startups from cities around the world who’ll join 10,000+ international attendees in Dublin, October 30th and 31st. The Web Summit will be largest global gathering of startups, investors, tech CEO’s, media and more any where in the world in 2013.

Already flying the flag for the US this week we have 32 exciting early stage startups, 16 of which you can find full details for below. Full details for our second installment of American startups will be published later this week. You’ll find a selection of more startups from all over the world attending the Web Summit here.



Carbon|OS combines the simplicity and convenience of the public cloud with the performance, security, and cost advantages of private cloud–on your existing infrastructure, behind your firewall. This flexible OpenStack-based solution can run on all leading hardware platforms.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Balanced is the first payment system designed for marketplaces from the ground up. It provides a feature-rich, fully integrated api that allows marketplaces to charge cards, escrow funds, deposit next day via ACH direct, and collect their own marketplace fees.

Crunchbase | AngelList



A single app for seeing all your photos in one place that are magically organized and brought together with the photos your friends took at the same occasion. Rediscover photos contextually and search for them with unparalleled ease.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList


big_enterproidEnterproid Inc

Enterproid helps organizations and individuals get the most out of mobile technology and corporate BYOD policies. The company’s flagship Divide platform combines cloud-based management with device-level technology that ensures enterprise security and control without compromising personal freedom and privacy.

Facebook | Crunchbase




Plaid makes building financial technology simple by fixing the infrastructure of banks and credit cards. Using its REST API, developers can integrate in minutes and get high-quality transactional and account data from most major financial institutions. What’s more, Plaid gives high-context data for every transaction.

Crunchbase | AngelList




TripCommon is building the most flexible, intelligent travel search engine on the market. Its first product makes intelligent use of your social graph to bring you relevant travel deals. It maps your friends and allow you to create a wishlist of where you might like to go, and generate automatic flight alerts based on the people and places most important to you.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Hukkster is revolutionizing the way people shop online by closing the loop between consideration and conversion. Hukkster allows shoppers to track products on the sites they love and notifies them when they go on sale (including coupon codes!).

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Freshdesk is a full-fledged cloud based customer support solution that offers everything a business needs to deliver exceptional support – including robust multichannel support, integrated game mechanics, smart automations and more.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



EatStreet’s platform provides online ordering to over 2,000 restaurants in 40 cities through its online food court. EatStreet also provides its restaurants with custom designed websites, mobile apps, and Facebook ordering.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList


ViggleViggle, Inc.

Viggle, a free app that operates as a 2nd-screen loyalty program for TV, rewards users for engaging with their favorite programs. Viggle uses audio recognition to ID shows, serves relevant content & grants users points redeemable for rewards.

Facebook | Crunchbase




Traackr lets marketers focus their social initiatives on the people who have the greatest ability to impact their objectives. More than 200 businesses including EMC, JPMorgan Chase & Co and SAP use Traackr to power their relationship marketing.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Artisan Mobile

Artisan is the creator of the industry’s first Mobile Experience Management platform. Proudly located in Old City Philadelphia and venture-backed by FirstMark Capital.





Canvas is a cloud-based global software service that enables businesses to convert paper-based processes to digital mobile apps and forms.

Facebook | Crunchbase



Distil Networks

Distil Networks is the leading public and private cloud security provider that blocks malicious bots attacking your website. These automated attacks are responsible for fraud, data theft, and slowing down your web application performance.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList 




AnyRoad connects the fragmented world of travel and modernizes the offline world of professional tour guides. It works with dozens of governments, guide associations, and other gatekeepers around the world to bring technology to independent guides and small tour operators.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList




Based in NYC and N. Ireland, goprezzo gives gamers the ability to use their casual gaming scores to compete in online tournaments for valuable, real world prizes  including broadway tickets, luxury fashion accessories, electronics and more.



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