11th August 2017 [Lahore] – NSPIRE kicks-off its third incubation cycle today. After a painstaking process of scouting, evaluations, conducting interviews and presentations, the four teams that made it to the third batch include Darzi Online – a one stop shop for all your tailoring needs. They offer a USP of picking, stitching and delivering clothes within 48 hours; Esurge – an online incubation platform that offers required resources to early-stage startups in Pakistan; Hefty Pockets – they offer a platform that brings ease to the traders by automating the processes and educating them regarding relevant trading concepts and tools; and Kidustry – an e-commerce store specifically designed to meet the needs of kids. They offer an ease to the parents by delivering all kids-related accessories at their doorstep.
The contract signing ceremony took place at NSPIRE. The ceremony was attended by the top management of NETSOL Technologies Pvt. Limited along with NSPIRE steering committee. Mr. Salim Ghauri, CEO – NETSOL Technologies Pvt. Limited, also attended the ceremony. Speaking on the occasion Mr. Ayub Ghauri – Head of NSPIRE, stressed upon disrupting the traditional processes and bringing ease to the customers. He mentioned that only an innovative idea will not bring success to any startup, the commitment and passion are the key factors that decide whether the startup will stay in the market or not.
The third cohort will pass through a rigorous four-month incubation cycle that will be concluded with a demo day and investor pitches.