Published on July 2, 2014 um 18:01
Name of Enterprise
Bear ECG #3
Type of Enterprise
Enterprise has a positive impact on
Year the enterprise was founded
Summary of your enterprise
mNotify is a company that build SMS and mobile applications to reduce communication cost and make communication more efficient in organizations and educational institutions. Especially between student, lecturers and exams office.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
Inform student of changes in their timetable. The helps reduce the number of students who miss examination due to changes in the timetable which they are not aware off. Pasting of poster is discouraged an alternative means, which is send of notification via SMS or Mobile app is encourage. Hence making university campus cleaner.
Sustainability and future plans
The project will be paid for by the school authorities, but student's will be billed individually. The project is being financed by the enterprise. For future plans, we will scale to other african countries.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
I am 23 years old, born on 29th March, 1991. I graduated from college in June, 2013. mNotify was started with a programme mate whiles in college. I graduated with Bsc. Computer Science. The motivation for starting the project was a friend who missed an examination due to changes in timetable he wan't aware of since he had the old copy of the time table. My enterprise was part of the top 5 startups that were awarded at the Transform Africa Summit 2013 organized in Kigali. We also made it to the semi-finals of the GIST I-Tech competition held in 2012 held by CRDF global. In 2012 our project was accepted for demonstration at ICT4D in Atlanta. That was when we had just started work on the project and had a working prototype.
A picture of the team at work