BoomStartup, a mentoring program for startups, has selected nine companies for its 2012 class. The comapnies will receive advising from mentors that include founders and key individuals from companies like Omniture, Cisco and Skull Candy. More than $100,000 in benefits and investments is awarded to the companies who were selected. BoomStartup provides each comany with $20,000 in seed capital. The following is a list of the nine companies selected.
The company produces online productivity software that allows companies and individuals to manage contacts, tasks and calendars.
This company provides technology solutions for the collision repair industry.
The company is able to reduce the industry's administrative costs, save employee time and increase overall profit.
The company provides online tools to real estate brokers to help their agents use the Internet to grow their businesses.
Some of tools include custom websites with listing map searches, client managment and email marketing.
CityGro allows businesses to connect with customers through real-time access to promotion through mobile updates.
More than 1,500 businesses are using CityGro.com's service.
The service provided by CitySpark allows users to find local events going on in their area, which provides ideas for dates, family outings and outdoor adventures.
Match Mate allows users to play matchmaker with people they know and link them with others they don't through a web, mobile and social dating platform.
This company works to simplify the referral passing process for the medical industry.
Ticket vendors use this company's service to send out last minute deals.
Consumers use the service for free.
XoomPark.com allows users to reserve parking spaces in large metropolitan areas for events within walking distance of venues like sports arenas, theaters and restaurants.