Startup Pitches #5 with goalgiving, Safepoint, Zipline & Pickr!

SyncNorwich - Norwich's Tech + Startup Community
SyncNorwich - Norwich's Tech + Startup Community
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Duke Street · Norfolk

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Having successfully presented you 16 startups in Season 1, we bring you Season 2 of our Startup Pitch Series.

Startup Pitches #5 brings you:

- goalgiving - unlock the power of sport to raise money for charity
- Zipline - Your Community, Built for You
- Safepoint - Ensuring lone workers are never truly alone
- Pickr - Supercharge your global contract delivery with the next generation of the industrial workforce.

The goal of our Startup Pitch Event Series is to:

> Showcase whats happening in Norwich and Norfolk
> Practice your pitch in front of a friendly audience
> Get valuable feedback
> Build connections, share ideas, collaborate, learn
> Find investment or a new job!

If you want to pitch at a future event, please email [masked] with subject title "Application - Startup Pitches - [your company or product name]"

** Agenda **

6.00pm - Arrivals & Networking with Pizza & Beer
6.30pm - Intro
6.45pm - PITCH 1 -> Goal Giving
6.55pm - PITCH 2 -> Zipline
7.05pm - PITCH 3 -> Safepoint
7.15pm - PITCH 4 -> Pickr
7.25pm - Q&A
7.45pm - Vote for Best Pitch
8.00pm - Networking & Drinks
8.30pm - Close

** PITCH 1 -> goalgiving **

We want to create the first £1m goal for charity through a fun new way to fundraise. Imagine if every fan gave to charity when their team wins or scores - and are incentivised with rewards. It's win win.


Oli is an entrepreneurial ex-Strategy and Management Consultant with a passion for sport and co-founder Andy has worked in sport, PR and charity and loves the power of sport to do good.


** PITCH 2 -> Zipline **

The working title of our new app is "BuddyApp", but we will announce the new name before the event.

BuddyApp is a SaaS business, focused on taking BuddyPress communities to the iOS and Android app store. The business addresses a fundamental need for over 200,000 community owners.


Tom has been working in the online community industry for over 10 years. A planner at heart, Tom founded Dub, a SaaS business focused on delivering online communities to the qualitative research industry at 25.


** PITCH 3 -> Safepoint **

Imagine you're an engineer, an estate agent, a social care worker, or even a farmer. Something goes wrong, you get attacked by a client, or trapped under machinery.

Who knows you're in trouble?
Who knows where you are?
Who's coming to help?

The alarming fact is for the majority of businesses the answer is nobody.

Safepoint is a new web and mobile software platform that solves this problem, allowing businesses to ensure the safety of their employees, whilst easily staying compliant with today's health and safety regulations.


Callum is a Norfolk based tech entrepreneur with a background in avionics, electronics and software engineering. He strives to leverage technology to create effective solutions to big problems. His most recent project, Safepoint, utilises the smartphone in your pocket as a reliable health and safety monitoring platform for lone workers.


** PITCH 4 -> Pickr **

Pickr is more efficiently connecting the hyperfragmented market of roughnecks, engineers and business owners with the global built environment companies that call the shots.


Pitching will be Kane Halsey is CEO and Founder of Pickr, along with team mates Max Andreassen & Stephen Smith.


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