Mimvi and Entrepreneur Media recently announced their decision to use Launcht to power the crowdfunding features of their TREPlabs platform. This partnership with Mimvi and Entrepreneur highlights the strength of the Launcht white label crowdfunding software feature set, our product support, and expertise in this industry. Personally, this has been a very clear validation of the quality of work we have put in over the past 2+ years to develop an excellent SaaS offering to serve our clients. Professionally, it is an ideal use of our enterprise grade software. Here is the recent press release from Mimvi and Entrepreneur:
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Mimvi, Inc. (OTCQB: MIMV), the leading mobile search and recommendation technology company, in conjunction with Entrepreneur Media Inc., today announced it has partnered with Launcht, Inc., the leading white-label crowdfunding software provider, for its TrepLabs™ venture.
Mimvi and Entrepreneur are launching TrepLabs™ to provide highly-skilled app developers a stage to raise capital via crowdfunding, showcase new apps and technologies, and help the mobile developer community reduce its dependency on the Apple and Google Play “app stores.” Launcht will provide the crowdfunding software to TrepLabs™, and will assist in promoting individual crowdfunding campaigns for qualified developers.
“We carefully reviewed all of our possible options and found nothing as robust as the Launcht platform,” said Mimvi CEO Michael Poutre. “Not only will we have state-of-the-art technology, we are getting a best-in-class partner with extensive knowledge and experience in crowdfunding trends and the regulatory environment.
“Our core competency is reaching entrepreneurs, and this partnership with Mimvi and Launcht allows us to bring an incredible opportunity that can’t be found anywhere else to this audience,” said Ryan Shea, President of Entrepreneur Media, whose magazine, website and mobile network reaches a combined audience of 9.3 million.
“We are thrilled to be working with Mimvi and Entrepreneur Media,” said Freeman White, CEO, Launcht. “Among other things, TrepLabs™ will accelerate and democratize access to early-stage capital for app developers. This is an ideal use of our crowdfunding software.”
TrepLabs™ is slated to launch in June and is expected to announce its first round of highly innovative mobile applications at the end of May.
We’re looking forward to the public release of the platform in June and you can be sure that we’ll be sharing more news with you along the way.