TiE Silicon Valley selects Twipe as a TiE50 2013 finalist

Twipe has been selected as a finalist for the TiE50 Awards 2013 organised by the TiE Silicon Valley chapter. The TiE50 Awards Program recognizes the world’s most enterprising technology startups. This years list of finalists were chosen by evaluating nominations from over 1,100 companies across 22 countries.

Twipe offers the next generation of turnkey digital newspaper publishing solutions on tablets and smartphones. The Twipe solution combines award-winning front-end apps with efficient workflow systems.  Twipe has developed the Next Generation Digital Newspaper. This state-of-the-art HTML5 technology transforms the print newspaper into an awesome tablet reading experience. The touch and swipe navigation is tactile and smooth. The publication reads and feels as a typical print newspaper with column layout and adapted fonts. There is clear hierarchy between articles. The publication has a beginning and an end. This turnkey SaaS solution is template based, allowing for a very efficient production and publication process. This solution is available on all platforms (iOS, Android, Windows8).

Commenting on its selection, Danny Lein, Founder and CEO, Twipe Mobile Solutions, said, “Nomination for the TiE50 2013 awards is an achievement in itself and puts us among some of the most exciting and innovative start-ups in the world. It demonstrates the evident need in the market for a template driven HTML5 digital publishing platform and we look forward to the final results.”

All the finalists of TiE50 2013, were chosen based on their business model, IP value, and leadership team. Finalists were identified by a team of prominent entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, corporate executives and other domain experts. The TiE50 winners will be announced upon further evaluation and review of presentations at TiEcon 2013, to be held on May 17-18th, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.

About TiE50 Awards

TiE50 is TiE Silicon Valley’s premier annual awards program contested by technology startups worldwide. TiE50 track record since inception in May 2009 shows that 94% of the winners and finalists have been funded, attracting over $20 Billion in investments! More than 110 companies have been acquired, merged or went public. Participating technology startups benefit from a vast ecosystem of venture capitalists, angels, and entrepreneurs. Other participant privileges include significant investor exposure, online virtual showcasing and technology and business partnering/networking. For more information, please visit www.tie50.net.

About TiE

TiE is a global not-for-profit organization fostering entrepreneurship through mentoring, education, and networking. We consider entrepreneurship to be the single most powerful instrument to advance global prosperity. Our greatest strength is our network of over 60 chapters in 17 countries with a worldwide membership exceeding 14,000 that includes successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, corporate executives, and aspiring entrepreneurs. For more information on TiE, please visit www.tie.org.