Hospitality 2018 Metro Accelerator Demo Day
As one program ends and the other one begins, the hospitality Metro Accelerator and Techstars Berlin were joined together during the Hospitality Demo Day on Tuesday the 19th in the late afternoon. The program started a little bit after
The presentations took place in a beautiful room that looked onto a stage with thick heavy red curtains and were preceded by three speeches, the first by Martin Olczyk, managing director of the hospitality accelerator program, in which he welcomed all the attendees and gave an introduction to the program; he then introduced two special guests: Olaf Koch, CEO of Metro and David Brown, CEO and co-founder of Techstars. Both of them gave funny and concise speeches in which they set the mood for the night.
The presentations were witty, straight to the point and well executed. Amongst the standout presentations was the one of Waffle, a messaging bot which allows you to get good deals at restaurants in your area without the need to create an account which would result in getting unsolicited spam email in order to redeem a single discount. The UK based company also stresses on how their product is advantageous both to the consumer and to the restaurateurs since it’s an easy way to get more people to find out about their restaurant. For now, their app is only available in Brighton, so we will have to wait a little longer to be able to use it ourselves.
Another presentation that made a
We will be keeping an eye out for all these startups and all they will accomplish after the program. A little less than three months from now it will be the turn of the startups taking part