Posted by: Providence Chamber of Commerce | September 28, 2012

Betaspring Welcomes New Class of Entrepreneurs

Community leaders gathered at Betaspring’s Annual Open House last evening, to celebrate successful Betaspring graduates NuLabel Technologies, Sproutel and Splitwise; and welcome the latest crop of
companies that have been accepted for the Fall class of 2012.
The Fall class of 2012 includes: 

AutoBike is designing a new automatic shifting bicycle to create the smoothest, most comfortable riding experience ever. 

Imagine ordering your favorite food, paid for and delivered, with ONE CLICK.
Crunchbutton does exactly that. We curate the best food items from the best restaurants within a community, so you can order favorites online and on your phone with just one button.

Greentape is bringing merchants additional streams of revenue through a lifestyle loyalty platform that engages and excites their customers. Using plug-and-play sensors, the Greentape app gives consumers walk-in rewards and delivers beautiful product stories to their smartphone.

HealthID Profile
HealthID Profile makes medical ID bracelets for the millions of people who need them by infusing fashion with technology. Our simple-to-use, cloud-based platform allows wearers to add, update, and sync critical information to their bracelet.

Kuratur takes control of the fire hose of information bombarding you on the internet every day and puts it to work. Marketers use Kuratur to see the best content and then share it with prospects and customers. 

Pennant brings the expressive power of desktop ads to mobile devices. With Pennant’s powerful ad creation tool, ad agencies can create interactive advertisements, which are delivered via advertising networks to desktops, phones, and tablets using Pennant’s ad engine. 

Plandree is a collaborative vacation planner that helps you discover incredible experiences and makes planning easy. Simply create an itinerary and start group planning with your friends and family.  

Rootless is a ridesharing community that connects drivers and passengers to make sharing rides easier. By freeing people from the limitations of public transportation and the cost of driving alone, they are able to enjoy the ride that is life.  

Scholrly is a research search engine that makes it simple and quick to explore connections between related work and domain experts. With Scholrly, you can drill down and identify the people and papers that matter most to you. 

TennisHub is a social platform that makes it easy for players of all skill levels to play more tennis. Users create games and TennisHub’s powerful player matching engine finds the best partner based on a series of key attributes. TennisHub streamlines booking court time and enrolling in group events while providing tennis facilities and programs with powerful tools to attract new players, increase frequency of play and simplify their business.

TouchVu allows small businesses to instantly convert their Facebook business pages into websites that are fully optimized for mobile phones, tablets, and PCs.

Umbie DentalCare
Umbie DentalCare is a web-based management solution for dental practices that provides all the functionality that a modern dental practice needs while meeting the HITECH law requirements.

WorldBrain takes learning beyond the classroom by making it easy for teachers and parents to travel the world with their students.  

Betaspring was founded in 2009 and has since expanded to two sessions per year resulting in their capacity to accelerate up to 40 companies annually. A total of 57 companies to date have participated in the 12 week accelerator program and have raised over $20 million in capital! 

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