The Fourth annual Wireless Seed Stage Forum (WSSF) hosted nineteen leading wireless startups in Austin on December 1st to present their startups to more than 40 venture capitalists and angel investors. WSSF selected five of the 19 participating companies to give a 10-minute pitch and field five minutes of questions on their venture. The Austin Technology Incubator’s Wireless Incubator, in partnership with the Central Texas Angel Network, hosted the Forum. The selected companies included:
Famigo – (Winner of WSSF 2010 Best Pitch) The mobile social gaming platform for families.
SocialSmack – Socially-filtered consumer ratings and reviews platform powered by game technology, and a unique engagement model for brands to join the conversation.
Waldo Health – Developing disruptive technology for use in home-based care and management of chronic illness.
Nitero – Provides the next generation of multi-gigabit Wi-Fi in an industry-leading, low-power and low-cost package.
Audiotoniq – Builds more affordable, easier to use and easier to acquire hearing aids and complementary smartphone applications so everyone with hearing loss can have a better life.