Along with reporting on whatever interesting tech happenings we find in Austin, Texas during the annual South by Southwest festival, the VentureBeat team and Buzzstarter also set out to find a new set of Win30s champions.
And now, we’ve finally selected the winners of this year’s 30-second video pitch contest in partnership with Buzzstarter, and we’d like to share the results and give them all a huge round of cyber-applause.
The contest judging, by the numbers:
- 190 teams interviewed
- 1,900,000 views of the Win30s.com site, both mobile and desktop
- 210,000 votes
- 160,000 social shares
- 2 weeks in which all of this happened
Here are the winners:
Best Consumer: Brandicted
Brandicted enables people to visually explore and purchase branded products based on current, popular, and relevant real-life images.
Best Bootstrapped: Rbutr
Rbutr provides access to “the best critical response” to any given webpage.
Best Mobil: Peepsqueeze
Peepsqueeze brings your family and friends together with ease.
Best Enterprise: Partender
Partender is help you do bar inventory in 15 minutes.
VentureBeat Pick: Tethr
Tethr reimagines Web meetings and business collaboration using real-time voice-to-text transcription.
Investor’s Pick: Wefunder
Wefunder operates a crowdinvesting platform for startups.
Buzzstarter Pick: SwitchVideo
SwitchVideo makes the best explanatory videos for the best companies in the world
Overall Winner: Partender
Buzzstarter is a growth engineering platform generating significant ROI multiples for businesses’ marketing campaigns. Leveraging crowdsourcing and data science, Buzzstarter’s technology optimizes distribution on emerging distribut... read more »
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