Mumbai-based Jumpstart, a SaaS platform for customer-driven demand generation, has raised undisclosed amount in funding from Venture Catalysts, India’s first integrated incubator.
Founded in 2017, by Raghav Soni, who is former Chief Marketing Officer of CredR, Jumpstart is modern marketing platform (SaaS) that helps offline businesses & brands at multi locations to attract more customers and increase repeat business. The platform helps to drive — Online Discovery, Social Commerce and Customer Interactions impacting Purchase decisions, Brand visibility and Customer experience.
According to Jumpstart website, the platform is being used by over 4000 businesses.
Dr. Apoorv Sharma, Founder of Venture Catalysts, said in a statement to LiveMint, “umpstart, in its role as the facilitator of local enterprises develop a strong online presence to reach out to more consumers effectively, fits this role perfectly. It is led by two well-experienced founders and a skilled core team that knows the needs of different fast growing consumer and B2B startups well.”
Mumbai-based Venture Catalysts is a homegrown startup incubator and it typically invests $25,0000 – $1.5 million in early stage startups that have the potential to create enduring value for over a long period of time.
Recently, Venture Catalysts joined hands with MEHUB, a media startup incubator, for reaching out to startups operating in the space of technology driven Media & Entertainment & Edutech and offer them an environment conducive to growth comprising infrastructure, professional consulting, finance and business opportunities aligned to guaranteed expansion.
In February this year, Venture Catalysts announced its expansion in Europe, the UK. For same, Venture Catalysts partnered with JPIN, a Euro-Asia focused VC, a startup mentor and a global advisory, to build the largest Euro-Asia corridor for angels to invest and nurture early stage ventures.