Amazing Startups receive Women Entrepreneur Quest 2018 | WEQ Top 10 Winners

About: One stop solution for post-death rites and everything pertaining to funerals, be arranging a hearse van to shraadh priests.
Product: Anthyesti Funeral Services is an end to end funeral planning product that comes with single or multiple packages to suit as per one’s individual and religious needs. We also specialize in the much complex repatriation of human remains i.e dead body transport from one city to another city.
Traction: We have started with our first customer in Mar 2016 and have reached 1000+ mark on Apr 2018. We have clients taking a simple hearse service to carry the body to cremation ground and the complex ones like shraadh ritual arrangements. We also serve clients for repatriation of human remains.

WEQ#: 274
Founder: Shampa Choudhury
Startup: Citility

About: CITILITY, an end to end mobility platform making Cities & Transit connected, efficient, Sustainable while better mobile experience for citizens.
Product: CITILITY is based on a pillar of LPWAN infrastructure gateway including management of sensor network. Helps citizen in finding parking faster, enable cashless payment and
multi-modal transit. Enabling solutions through the sensor, video analytics, Platform processes real-time data and provides visualizations for asset management, policies management and notifications for effective enforcement.
Traction: We have executed 2 Smart city – Jaipur and Kakinada Current work in progress (implementation stage) – Panjim, Hubli, Allahabad Bidding for Shimoga, Davangere, Patna Currently executing 2 large campuses, the township in Bangalore. Work in progress for a 40+ campus in PAN India.

Founder: Pallavi Gupta
Startup: Espresso Labs

About: We customize smart speakers like Amazon Alexa and Google home to be kept in a hotel room as a virtual concierge.
Product: We build applications for smart speakers to be used as a virtual concierge in a hotel room. The guests can simply talk to our device in their own native language and the device understands the request, translates it, categorizes it and also automatically assigns it to the person in charge.
Traction: We have been successfully running pilots with 15 luxury hotels in the Delhi NCR region. The pilot brands include some leading hospitality chains like Hyatt, The Roseate, The Leela and Taj Palace.

WEQ#: 329
Founder: Tarusha Mittal

About: Ethx is bringing blockchain and cryptocurrencies to everyday life by creating a decentralized internet.
Product: We’re creating an internet of value, which is completely decentralized and free from ads and censorship. On this new internet, users pay via cryptocurrency(micropayments) to access any website and website owners get paid. To make it convenient -we also offer an exchange to convert between crypto and their local currency.
Traction: We have over 900,000 users.

WEQ#: 355
Founder: Radhika Patil
Startup: Cradlewise

About: We make a smart cradle for babies up to 1 year of age that ensures good quantity and quality of sleep.
Product: Our product is a smart cradle with responsive rocking and integrated contactless baby monitoring. Responsive rocking: Avoids unscheduled wakeup. Responds to startle reflex, baby cry and loud disturbing sounds by rocking and soothing music. Contactless baby monitor: Baby posture, activity, breath rate detection to prevent SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). Traction: We have 3 paying customers. We have Letter of Intent from one of the biggest toy distributor in Bangalore and Pune. We have an immense amount of interest from First Cry. They want to white label it as BabyHug. We have more than 100 queries on our website and Facebook.

Founder: Kalyani Khona
Startup: Inclov

About: Inclov is the world’s first matchmaking platform for people with disabilities to make friends and find love.
Product: Inclov is a social platform to discover new people with or without a disability. Inclov promotes inclusiveness within the community making it accessible and safe to users with visual impairment, polio, paraplegia, cerebral palsy, prosthetic, cancer, diabetes, thalassemia, skin diseases like Vitiligo and Albinism, etc
Traction: 50,000 users across India with 50+ meetups in 14 cities.