Pitney Bowes, a global technology company has selected six startups from India to the summer session of the Pitney Bowes Accelerator Programme.
This programme provides mentorship, access to venture funds and networking to innovative startups in the areas of customer information management, mobile, data analytics, location-based services, ecommerce management and machine learning.
The chosen startups will have access to selective Pitney Bowes software and APIs for six months. In addition, the company will provide mentorship with leading engineering and innovation experts for technical and business guidance. The startups will be placed in Pune or Noida for incubation and will have opportunities to network with prospective investors.
The six startups are:
eCourierz – Based in Bangalore, it is an online, automated shipping tool. It was launched by Shiva Mahadi, Sreenivas Saba and Shashi Shekhar in September 2014.
Infinite Analytics – It is a big data and social analytics company for a 360-degree-view of the customer. Based out of Mumbai, it was founded by Akash Bhatia and Purushotam Botla in 2012. It also raised an undisclosed amount from Ratan Tata in August 2015.