2016 Great Tech Rocketships Award winner WIGZO all set to make a mark at the London Technology Week

  • A week-long trip to network and meet the UK based potential clients and investors

wigzoNew Delhi, June 20, 2016: Delhi-based contextual marketing platform – Wigzo won the 2016 Great Tech Rocketships Award and is now set to make a mark on the region-based startup ecosystem during its week- long visit. Wigzo was selected as a winner, along with 5 other Indian start-ups, from the 285 applications received from across India.

The Great Tech Rocketships Initiative 2016 (GTRS) is a part of the India-UK Tech Bridge that aims at connecting India’s high potential technology companies to the local business and entrepreneurship ecosystem in the UK. This ambitious initiative was launched in 2014 and this year applications opened on January 14, with a call for submissions from the most impressive emerging tech companies in India.

On winning the award and before going for the week long trip, Umair Mohammed, CEO, Wigzo said, “We are immensely happy on winning the Great Tech Rocketships Award. It’s an honor to have been recognized for the product that we have created, and I’m thankful to UKTI India and iSPIRT for giving us this opportunity. I am looking forward to learning about the ecosystem and networking opportunities with the region based investors and potential clients. This is a stepping stone of our UK story.”

The winners of The Great Tech Rocketships Awards 2016 have been awarded with a week-long paid trip to the UK as an opportunity to fast track their international growth. The trip, starting today, includes interaction with world class investors, incubation hubs and networking sessions with like-minded entrepreneurs, start-ups, research scholars and pioneering companies.

Wigzo Employees

About Wigzo

Envisioned to continuously invest in creating solutions, which blend customer intelligence with marketing automation to offer personalized experiences, Wigzo is a Contextual Marketing Platform that helps marketers send Smarter Communication in Email or In-App. The platform, based on SoLoMo – Social, Location and Mobile, provides real time content in the emails or push notifications for marketers. Incepted in year 2013 by Umair Mohammed along with three co-founders – Himanshu Kaushik, Shamail Tayyab and Vikrant Khushu, Wigzo was formed with an aim to solve a major issue of seamless data management, and utilizing it to send intelligent communication across Web and in App.

The company recently raised Pre-Series A round of funding led by Aarin Capital Partners and chairman of Manipal Global Education, TV Mohandas Pai. It had earlier raised $100K in seed funding led by Nikunj Jain, Outbox ventures and Ritesh Malik.

Website: https://www.wigzo.com/