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¡Orale! Meet the 17 Startups in the Latest 500 Mexico City Accelerator Batch

Jess Erickson
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November 14, 2013

Our compañeros down south have been busy choosing the next batch of companies for our Mexico City accelerator! Many applied, and after a rigorous interview process (which may have included a wrestling match with these two), our team was able to pick 17 companies to join the 500 family.

While our LATAM accelerator is located in Mexico City, these new companies are from all over Latin America. They hail from major cities like Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Mexico City, and Santiago de Chile.

The 17 startups in this batch will go through a 5-month program (in our trendy and kinda hipster office in La Roma, DF) where the 500 team will assist with distribution, product development, design, and fundraising. Of course, they’ll also have access to 500 Startups’ global network of more than 200 mentors.

Here’s a full list of the companies:

soukboardSoukboard

An intelligent assistant that helps online stores with sales and marketing.
AngelList: https://angel.co/soukboard

cotizaContrataCotiza & Contrata

Platform that connects you with service professionals.
AngelList: https://angel.co/cotizaycontrata-com

growlersGrowlers

Get the best domestic and imported beers delivered right to your door.
AngelList: https://angel.co/growlers-mx

aiotraAiotra

A curated community of video producers for brands.
AngelList: https://angel.co/aiotra

nubityNubity

Platform that integrates public and private cloud services such as Amazon AWS, Rackspace, and Softlayer.
AngelList: https://angel.co/nubity

autoChilangoAuto Chilango

Driving app with traffic alerts, insurance management, and other vital information for drivers in Mexico City.
AngelList: https://angel.co/auto-chilango

survmetricsSurvmetrics

Create interactive surveys, then use geo-referencing and visualization tools to analyze results. .
AngelList: https://angel.co/survmetrics

novelistikNovelistik

Tool that allows you to easily publish interactive e-books.
AngelList: https://angel.co/novelistik

firstJobFirstJob

A marketplace for young professionals in Latin America. We make it easy for students and graduates to enter the job market.
AngelList: https://angel.co/firstjob-me

99Minutos99 Minutos

Ship anywhere within Mexico City in under 99 minutes.
AngelList: https://angel.co/www-99minutos-com

wavestackWavestack

The first online tool that facilitates musical collaboration between artists from anywhere around the world.
AngelList: https://angel.co/wavestack

liitchiLiichi

Behavior analytics for the offline world.
AngelList: https://angel.co/liichi-1

fullBoxFullbox

We connect people who need temporarily furnishings with people who have extra: Airbnb for furniture.
AngelList: https://angel.co/fullbox-1

geniuslyGeniusly

A tool for SMBs to assess and minimize shipment risks.
AngelList: https://angel.co/geniusly

rocketRocket

Asses and organize your personal finances online.
AngelList: https://angel.co/rocket-la

facturamaFacturama

Simplifies a company’s billing process through consolidating receipts, reports, and more.
AngelList: https://angel.co/facturama

obzesObzes

Online store that specializes in beauty products.
AngelList: https://angel.co/obzes-com

Join us in welcoming all these startups to the #500Strong family!

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