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Wearable Tech Startup Vicara & Wellness Startup Renaura Take Form

Incurated by the nation’s premier startup community – “Startups Club”, Vicara and Renaura are now ready to enter the market

Bengaluru, 24th September, 2018: Startups Club (SC) announced the successful incuration of two diverse startups, Vicara and Renaura, at its headquarters in Bengaluru. Both the startups are the product of Demo Day (Renaura, winner city level at Chennai and Vicara, Grand winner at Finale 2016).

Startups Club is a community that mentors budding and established entrepreneurs during their infancy (0-3 years old), and serves perfect mix of incubation and acceleration support for startups.  SC enables mentoring, connections, market access, collaboration, funding and opportunities from the startup ecosystem, for young start-ups ranging from Concept to Growth stage.

Speaking on the occasion, Ms. Salma Moosa, Managing Director & Founder of Startups Club said, “Disruptive innovation is the order of the day, and these startups are on the right path of creating products and are both unique in their own fields of expertise. It was a mutual learning curve and a memorable experience having both Vicara and Renaura under the Incuration program of Startups Club”.

Angel investor, Mr. Mahesh Bhalla said, “As an investor, I am on the lookout for path-breaking ideas, and both Vicara and Renaura have delivered in terms of innovation. I am very excited to partake in these ventures and I’m looking forward to see where the future takes us.”

Vicara, founded by Abhishek Satish and Adarsh Warrier, seeks to enhance humanity by creating advancements in wearable technology that augment human computer interface. Their latest product – “Kai” - is a piece of wearable technology that tracks finger and hand gestures to host a set of activities in any environment. The product is targeted at creative professionals as it functions best as a productivity innovation tool.

“For us, the best part of working with Startups Club was that we were asked all the right question by experienced professionals, and that helped us focus on what is important to our customers” said, Adarsh Warrier, Co-Founder, Vicara.

 Renaura - a research and formulation company in the beauty, personal care and wellness domain, with water solubility as the key factor. It has developed a hard water shampoo called “Iluvia” to potentially remove the mineral deposit to soften human hair. Renaura is founded by Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) alumnus Nishant Gupta and Palash Pandey.

“While we were still refining this idea, we were introduced to Startups Club. Working with Startups Club has given us the confidence and resources to take it to the next level”, said Nishant Gupta, Co-founder, Renaura.

Vicara and Renaura have been funded and developed with the help of the SCINcurator platform of Startups Club.

 About Startups Club:

Startups Club is the widest community of entrepreneurs; where entrepreneurs come together to learn, share and grow. Startups Club was founded in 2013.The objective of the Club is to ensure that startups and those who support the startup ecosystem can converge and engage with one another resulting in the benefit of both.  Startups Club is a platform for startups from napkin stage to growth stage which enable connection, collaboration, funding and networking. Startups Club has a strong association with its members, as well as alliance with entities such as Indian Angel Networks, Technology Business Incubator – Vellore and many others. 

To know more, please visit:  https://startupsclub.com/demoday

 

Media Contact: 
Durgesh Nandini Pani
VP Corporate Communication, Startups Club

E-Mail: [email protected]

Mobile: +91-7899617526

 

24 September, 2018

Startups Club Announces Demo Day 2018 in Partnership with Startup India

Startups Club Announces Demo Day 2018 in Partnership with Startup India

India’s biggest startup event to feature over 6,000 entrepreneurs, 2,000 corporates & 150+ business leaders

Bengaluru, 05 September, 2018: Startups Club, in partnership with Startup India, the Government of India’s (Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry) initiative to boost innovation and create jobs, today announced Demo Day 2018, India’s biggest startup event. Scheduled to be held on the 15th & 16th of December at KTPO, Bengaluru, the venue will host over 10,000 attendees, including startup founders, corporates, students, experts, influencers, innovators, researchers and investors.

In addition to the Government’s ‘Startup India’ initiative, business software services company, Zoho, cloud infrastructure provider, DigitalOcean, technology business Incubator arm of VIT, VITTBI and Indian banking major, Kotak Mahindra Bank, are partnering with Startups Club for Demo Day 2018.

Salma Moosa, Founder and Managing Director, Startups Club said, “An entrepreneur works hard for years to achieve growth for their Startup. Startups Club has always enabled growth hacking strategies that bring tangible results. Demo Day for Startups Club from past 6 years has been an event that hacks the growth, builds connections and creates value for every attendee. Making this event open will enable every aspiring, budding and established entrepreneur to maximize their potential.”

Startups Club is reaching out to entrepreneurs and other stakeholders across tier I, II and III cities of India, through roadshows. As the biggest startup event in the country, Demo Day is a platform that encourages the ecosystem to grow through collaboration.

Demo Day brings an unprecedented set of opportunities over two days, enabling greater access and interactions between corporates, entrepreneurs, investors, & students; it is the perfect platform to meet entrepreneurs from all over the country.

Angel Investor, Mahesh Bhalla said, “Startups Club is India’s pre-eminent platform for early stage start-ups. As an investor, I am always on the lookout for path breaking ideas & gritty entrepreneurs; Demo Day provides the perfect opportunity to meet & interact with such exceptional talent from across the length and breadth of India.”

The event will attract over 6,000 entrepreneurs/startups founders, 3,000 students, 2,000 corporates, over 150 business leaders. Some of the leading dignitaries from different walks of life shall also participate and exchange ideas that are critical for entrepreneurship and organizational success.

 

About Startups Club:

Startups Club is the widest community of entrepreneurs; where entrepreneurs come together to learn, share and grow. Startups Club was founded in 2013.The objective of the Club is to ensure that startups and those who support the startup ecosystem can converge and engage with one another resulting in the benefit of both.  Startups Club is a platform for startups from napkin stage to growth stage which enable connection, collaboration, funding and networking. Startups Club has a strong association with its members, as well as alliance with entities such as Indian Angel Networks, Technology Business Incubator – Vellore and many others. 

To know more, please visit:  https://startupsclub.com/demoday

05 September, 2018

Startups Club - India's pre-eminent eco-system for early-stage startups, aims to double its membership base in 2018

Startups Club launches a one of its kinds Membership OfferingPioneer Plus

Working closely with thousands of early-stage start-ups over the past 5 years, Startups Club has focused on a single point agenda - to help the entrepreneurs with incubation and facilitate growth for their startups.

Says Salma Moosa, the Founder & Managing Director of the Bangalore based Startups Club ‘Our efforts have been towards hand holding our members, inclusively. One of the unique aspects of Startups Club has been its community-driven approach, wherein the members take the ownership of building this community along with the Club and have a collaborative growth for all. The Club has been successful in reaching out to Tier 2 & 3 cities and brings the best of startups onto global stages in the past years”.

Startups Club is launching a bouquet of offerings today, for its members for just INR 1000/- per month, for the year 2018, bringing the following benefits:

  1. Business Mentoring with focus on Growth & Strategy
  2. IT & Technology Consultancy across industries
  3. Legal Consultancy for specific requirements
  4. Chartered Accountant Consultancy  
  5. Company Secretariat Advices & Services
  6. Accidental Assurance up to INR 10 Lakhs
  7. Internet Hotspot for accessibility
  8. Business Lead Generation support within the Community  

This holistic approach reduces the entrepreneurs’ challenges of the day to day running of a company. The eco-system offers support framework and associated benefits. Each entity offers their areas of expertise. For the first time, a club has packaged a mix that perfectly addresses the startup founder’s requirements. The Club Partners, brands such as Kotak Bank, Razorpay, and VITTBI have also joined forces by bringing the best of their offerings through this model.

A team of 30+ young, passionate and fired up individuals that form the backend team of Startups Club ensure that these offerings are best delivered to its subscribed Pioneer Plus Members.

Salma further adds "In my journey as an entrepreneur, I've heard many say ‘We stand by entrepreneurs!'.  Walking that full mile is tough. We are very excited that Startups Club can do that with this subscription model. This is just the beginning. The Club intends to reduce the external and internal challenges that are unrelated to the core business of an entrepreneur. You will see us do that as we move on."

About Startups Club:

A community of 20000+ entrepreneurs from across India, headquartered out of Bengaluru that facilitates the development of start-ups during its early stage. Our incubation, acceleration with investment services are rendered via Startups Club Incurator (SCIN) - a 12 months program that focuses on business across Industries. Apart from investing in some of the companies we also provide space for a team of 5 to work from for the duration of the program.

For more information visit: https://startupsclub.com/

25 June, 2018