NXTP Labs is proud to announce that 3 companies that graduated from its acceleration program are finalists in the PS10! PulsoStartup10 o PS10 is an online contest for Latin American startups. The objective is to shine a spotlight on early stage technology companies in the region.
The contest uses Web tools and resources, and every year is announced on PulsoSocial, the platform for the communication and promotion for the best tech-startups and entrepreneurs of Latin America. The winner is chosen after a voting process involving all the entrepreneurial community regionally.
Our featured companies are:
The call for applicants succeeded to register 121 startups from different countries in Latin America, including Argentina, Brasil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Uruguay y Venezuela. According to PulsoSocial, from the startups selected 66% were funded in 2011, 19% in 2010, 9% in 2009 and 2% in 2009. The remaining 4% represents previous years.
The high level of companies who applied is an indicator that Latin America is passing through a key momento in building and ecosystem of ideas and new businesses. The list includes innovative and internationally renowned entrepreneurs.