On December 4, 2018, VIISA announced that three startups have graduated from Batch 4 of its Accelerator Program on the 4th VIISA Investment Day held at the Renaissance Riverside Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
The VIISA Investment Day featured five impressive startups from VIISA’s portfolio coming from various industries, including cybersecurity, facial recognition, location intelligence platform, smart apartment ecosystem, and online ed-tech platform. More than 100 honorable guests, including investors, mentors, corporate leaders, and startup community figures attended the event.
The startups in VIISA Accelerator Program Batch 4 are SecurityBox, GOONG and PhyPass. By joining the VIISA Accelerator Progam, they received an investment of US$15,000 in cash and an undisclosed amount of in-kind services, such as co-working space, Amazon Web Services, HubSpot, Google Cloud, Mapbox, Zendesk, etc. The founders also underwent intensive training, from acquiring early customers to avoiding problems such as no market needs or product-mistimed to talking to investors, closing business and investment deals, as well as developing scalable business models. They came on stage during the VIISA Investment Day, presenting a real business with real customers that is recording over US$200K in revenue growth and strong interests from top-tier investors in less than 3 months.