Glocaltravel.io, with Africabookings.com who aims to be the largest provider of live inventory and bookings for a range of accommodation options across the continent, has been named “Best Startup in Zimbabwe” for its innovative sustainable solution.
Glocatravel.io will represent Zimbabwe at the Seedstars Africa Summit, and the chance to win a spot at the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland where the winner will take home a 500K USD investment prize. In addition, the winner will receive 3 months access to the investment readiness program.
Property Handle, which allows for real estate assets and projects to be tokenized so that they can be funded for fractional ownership; came second and Bitkesh, with its internet-based platform that allows people to send money and make payments across borders from their phones or computers., grabbed the last spot in the top 3.
The other startups invited to pitch were AsambeInc, Divcon Business Solutions, Eonra Health, Kumba Africa, The Housing Hub and Rejuvenate Umhlaba.
Continuing on its world tour of fast-growing startup scenes in emerging markets, Seedstars World’s next stop is Lusaka at Bongo Hive, to select the best startup in Zambia. Seedstars World is looking for smart startups that solve regional issues and/or develop profitable products for the global market.