• Starta Accelerator tokensale
    Crowdsale conducted on July 4th, 2017
    Total raised
    5,058,033
    USD
    Total investors
    2,394
    0
    1,500,000 USD
    5,000,000 USD

    About The Project

    Starta Accelerator

    Starta Accelerator is an acceleration program launched by Starta Capital VC Fund in 2015. Mission of Starta Accelerator is to empower Eastern European frontier technology companies through exposing them to USA market. The program was customized for Eastern European founders aiming to adapt to cultural and business environment in the US, complete and define product/market fit, get traction and become part of local startup and investing ecosystem in the U.S.

    Portfolio structure

    $1.5 M is used to finance 33% of existing Starta Accelerator 16/17 LLC portfolio of 21 technology startups selected and accelerated by Starta Accelerator. Starta Accelerator 16/17 LLC owns average of 7% equity in each company at $2M valuation

    All 21 companies are at post-product stage and have traction in their home countries and U.S. market. Some of them have already raised further rounds of investment at higher valuations than Starta Accelerator 16/17 LLC nominal portfolio valuations.

    Remaining amount ($3.5M) will be invested in minimum 50 new early stage startups that will be accelerated by Starta Accelerator over the period of the next 2 years. Th next Starta Accelerator batch is planned to start in September 2017, information about selected companies will be announced in September.

    Cross Coin

    Cross Coin is an SPV to be incorporated in Singapore as an ICO friendly jurisdiction with the only purpose to invest in Starta Accelerator. CrossCoin has an option to buy 33% of "Starta Accelerator 16/17" SPV at portfolio valuation price.

    The Mission of Cross Coin is to democratize venture investments and become a bridge between crypto and fiat economies. We help venture funds, accelerators and startups to raise capital using crypto assets.

    Starta Accelerator & Fund Platform

    Returns Model

    Acceleration vehicle and the Eastern European focus allows us to enter companies at lower valuations compared to U.S. market

    Valuation at entry - up to $2 M

    Targeted exit @ $10 - $50 M (average 10 X return per company)

    Returns Strategy: Maximum Liquidity

    We build working ponies - pipeline for M&A deals

    Acceleration

    Value-add through developing Tech Business competencies in the U.S business environment during 3.5 months in New York

    We hire top U.S. professionals who act as part-time team members for startups during the program

    Product

    Defining product/market fit

    Danny Setiawan

    • Lead UX The Economist
    • UX Designer Yahoo!
    • Leading UX Coach

    Sales & Business Development

    Roy Weissman

    • 25+ years Executive/VP of Sales & Business Development at various corporations and startups in the U.S.

    Cultural adaptation, Communication

    Anastasia Onegina

    • 15+ years cross cultural experience (ex-USSR countries - U.S.)
    • MBA at Stanford

    Communication & Pitch

    Accent reduction, public speaking & pitch

    Lisa Patti

    • 12+ years accent & communication coach
    • 8+ years speech & language pathology

    Fundraising

    Venture strategy, deck

    Saul Orbach

    • MassChallenge, Founders Institute mentor
    • 5 exits (IPO and acquisition)

    PR Team

    PR strategy in U.S. and former USSR

    John Varoli & Victoria Zavyalova

    • 20+ years in media
    • Bloomberg, NY Times, Reuters
    • Tech & Science section Russia Behind the Headlines
    Portfolio
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    E-Contenta

    Personalized recommendations & dynamic personalized ads

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    SendPulse

    Maximizing email marketing open rates automatically

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    Kidbee

    Mobile app that helps parents motivate kids to use mobile for education instead of entertainment.

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    FlashSafe

    Easy to use memory-stick with unlimited storage, cloud-based flash drive with high level of encryption

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    Agrieye

    Agrieye provides high quality vegetation and soil data to family farms to make them effective.

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    Kuoll

    Web application monitoring system that allows CTO's, DevOps, Developers to see what user did before error happened.

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    Reveal

    AI assistant that helps automating social ads, providing alerts and social media performance stats to Slack.

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    Zubmill

    Zubmill is a cloud platform where any of the 200,000 U.S. dentists can find a labs and send them orders.

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    Insense

    First-to-market Supply-Side Platform for advertisers to replace "brand awareness" with "ROI" in their influencer marketing campaigns.

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    GuildWalls

    GuildWalls offers gamers an environment with all essential features, required for their everyday life inside and outside the game in one place.

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    Dress Code

    Dress Code uses 3D body modeling and personal recommendations to help you buy apparel with your style, fit and no hassle.

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    Cardiomo

    A device which prevents diseases and can save lives by 24/7 health monitoring.

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    Bino

    BINO allows you to measure customer experience with the help of mystery shopper visits.

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    Suretly

    Suretly offers people an absolutely new kind of investment alternative - "crowdvouching".

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    Cindicator

    Cindicator develops trading robots and algorithms for hedge funds and institutional investors using hybrid intelligence technology.

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    iCoinSoft

    iCoinSoft Exchange Platform allows anybody to launch their own digital asset exchange in 2 weeks time

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    Anryze

    Anryze is AI powered call tracking service for business calls

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    Aerostate

    Worldwide air quality forecasting with a city block resolution

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    bNesis

    bNesis is a Unified API service that saves up to 95% of integration time of multiple services with mobile and desktop applications

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    Hyperverse

    Hyperverse is a “VR park out-of-the-box” platform, that allows to transform any location into fully immersive entertainment zone.

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    FriendlyData

    FriendlyData helps businesses make data accessible by providing a natural language interface for databases.

    ICO
    Starta Token
    What represents
    Proof-of-Membership
    Token Price
    $1 (USD)
    Token amount
    Equal to collected amount in USD
    Token buyback
    The Company undertakes to utilize allthe net profit and the
    assets remainedto buyback the tokens at a market price
    Expenses
    5% of tokens will be reserved forthe ICO administration costs
    Management Fees
    2.5% of net profit
    INVESTMENT STRUCTURE

    Team

    News on portfolio companies