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Maurice WM Lee Solicitors are a Hong Kong law firm focused on legal services relating to business, finance, trust, investment, wealth management, creative industries and legislative lobbying.  Our experienced lawyers also provide legal services in key areas such as media, entertainment, dispute resolutions and China legal services.

Founder Showcase Inducts Seven More Companies into the Hall of Fame

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2013-06-13

Today we are excited to introduce the seven newest inductees to the Founder Showcase Hall of Fame. With the recent news of incredible business milestones and funding from several of our past participants, we can’t help but pay homage to these seven all-star companies.

Are you looking to raise seed-funding?  Then apply to the 14th Founder Showcase Pitch Competition. The competition is 100% free, but applications are due Friday, June 14th. Click here to apply

We are also happy to report that Founder Showcase alumni have now surpassed $75 million in capital raised. Congratulations to former Showcase participants! Nothing makes the Founder Showcase team happier than to see past contestants performing in the real world!

 

Without further ado, we welcome our newest Hall of Fame inductees;

 

In addition to winning the 13th Showcase, Realty Mogul has raised $500,000, and has already processed over $1mm in transactions on their platform.

 

The runner up of the 11th Showcase, the cloud connectivity company went on to raise $889,000 from top investors like Tim Draper, and David Sacks.

 

Citybot, the itinerary planning travel app that won the Demo Table Competition, has raised $750,000, and was named a "Top 10 App at SXSW" by Laptop Magazine.

 

 

After winning the 11th Showcase, the mobile app for salespeople gained acceptance into the Alchemist Accelerator.

 

The fertility app, which was the runner up at the 11th Showcase, closed a small seed round, has over 100,000 downloads, helping many women get pregnant.

 

The runner up of the 10th Founder Showcase, Yumvy's cooking companion app is one of the most popular cooking apps in the Windows App Store.

 

Winner of the first ever CrowdPitch Competition, this local activity app has gone onto raise $850,000 in seed funding by Sand Hill Angels and the TEEC Angel Fund.

 

 

See the full list of Founder Showcase Hall of Famers here.


Reduced tickets to the Founder Showcase are also available until June 28th. Get your tickets now at http://foundershowcase.com/tickets.

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