WannaBiz is an angel seed fund, focused on seed stage global projects in ad tech and SaaS.
Founded in 2012 by three young IT-entrepreneurs in Odessa, WannaBiz became one of the most active startup incubators in Ukraine. The founders were driven by the goal to form and to develop the ecosystem of IT-entrepreneurship in Ukraine. During the first 3 years WannaBiz raised 11 startups through the acceleration program, 7 of them raised investments, 6 projects achieved the next funding round. In September 2015 WannaBiz transformed into a seed fund, virtually stopping its incubation activity.
Our goal is to build and develop global projects in line with the competitive market.
Before: BUSINESS INCUBATOR
Founded in 2012 as a business incubator
Now: SEED FUND
Transformed into a seed fund in September 2015
is a 3D printing marketplace. Kwambio partners with established and emerging designers to produce a highly curated collection of homewares, accessories, and art, manufactured on-demand in ceramics and metals.
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We at WannaBiz are driven by the goal to form and to develop the ecosystem of IT-entrepreneurship in Ukraine.
That’s why we are pleased to provide the unique opportunities for Ukrainian startups.
To get all the details about an offer you are interested in please reach us directly via email: email@example.com
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One month free, account type “Lite”.
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The startup 3DLOOK is estimated for about $ 10 million and has commercial customers. Interview with the founder Vadim Rogovsky.
The founder of the Odessa company Clickky Vadim Rogovsky has been developing the startup 3DLOOK for 2 years already. His technology allows you to build a 3D model of a person from a photograph, taking into account the actual size of the body. During the work in the startup, they invested up to $ 1 million - in part funds from investors who believe in technology's promise, in part - Rogowski's personal money. There were also the first paying clients.read
Vadim Rogovsky - how to find the right investor for a startup at an early stage
Startups at an early stage are increasingly difficult to get money from venture funds, writes TechCrunch. In the financing market for early-stage projects in 2012-2016, a bubble formed - during this period, money was given to a lot of start-ups, but most of them experienced a quick failure. The losses of venture funds made investors approach the choice of projects much more cautiously.read
2000 projects, revenue 2.5 million euros. How Artem Borodatyuk built one of the largest Internet marketing agencies in Eastern Europe Netpeak
Dynamics of growth - 172%, income for 2016 - 2.5 million euros. With these indicators, the Netpeak Internet Marketing Agency entered the last rating of Inc. 5000 Europe.read
Not just transparency and traceability, blockchain could even bring cohesion
Imagine a world in which there is no theft. No tax evasion. No corruption. In which financial technology has reached a level of intelligence and transparency where these things are simply not possible. It sounds like a sci-fi film, doesn’t it? And yes, for now, this dream is out of reach - but it might not always be that way, thanks to the power of blockchain. Alex Bornyakov pictured for a moment a society where everything is run on blockchain and described in the article.read
VertaMedia, the Global Video Technology Provider, Rebrands to Adtelligent
NEW YORK, January 30, 2018 – Today Adtelligent, formerly known as VertaMedia, announced the start of their rebranding campaign, fueling the next phase of their growth. One of America’s fastest-growing private companies according to Inc. 5000 and Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, Adtelligent celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2018 with a new name and the launch of their Header Bidding Management Platform.read
IT man, Odesa deputy Bornyakov wants to see more professionals in politics
When Bornyakov started out in the business in the mid-2000s, working as a system administrator in an internet club in Ismail, a small town in Odesa Oblast, mainly installing computer games, he found it tough to explain to the average Ukrainian the difference between a programmer, a computer specialist and a simple computer geek. Nobody seemed to understand.read
How much do you invest?
WannaBiz offers up to $50K in funding.
How can we get funding for our startup?
Please check our criteria first. Then you may fill in an application form or send your project via email here
What are the investment criteria?
Our criteria include the market size, the business model, the company’s early traction and the team. Check out our criteria here
What kind of companies do you found?
We’re focused on seed stage, series A or bridge round startups in these areas: adtech and SaaS.
What support can I expect beyond money?
Since all the WannaBiz founders are involved in the advertising business, online-ads projects are provided with the best expertise and support. We can be extremely useful in advertising systems, mobile, video advertising, SaaS, inbound marketing, performance marketing.
What if I have an idea and don’t have a team?
Since we stopped our incubation activity, WannaBiz as a fund is focusing on not less than seed stage projects. If you have only an idea, try to develop and realize it. We’ll be happy to get back to you when your project matches our criteria.
Are you open to co-invest together with other investors?
Yes. We’ve already co-invested with several business angels and VC funds. We can also help you find investors for your round if you need.
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