Congratulations to the winners of the inaugural Thailand Startup Awards!
THAILAND, 29th July, 2016 — The first ever Thailand Rice Bowl Startup Awards was held at CÉ LA VI Bangkok and co-incided with the infamous networking event, Drinkentrepreneurs - organised by Getlinks.
The night was attended by who’s who of the Thailand startup community, eleven winners were announced in categories such as Startup of the Year, Journalist of the Year, and Founder of the Year.
All winners from each of the eleven categories will represent Thailand at the ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards regional finals happening in September in Philippines, followed by the Global Startup Awards finale to be held in Kuala Lumpur on November 3rd at the KLCC during the evening gala event for the Global Entrepreneur Community.
The WINNERS for the Rice Bowl Startup Awards Thailand are:
1) Best Enabler
Hubba- where products get found — the best source on the web for retail buyers and craft brands to share and discover product information. www.hubba.com
2) Developer of the Year
Pattrawoot Suesatayaslip- In Thailand and need to find a place to eat? We help you pick restaurants around you. Wongnai features more than 190,000 restaurants. www.wongnai.com
3) Best Social Media Influencer
Amarit Charoenphan- where products get found — the best source on the web for retail buyers and craft brands to share and discover product information. www.hubba.com
4) Startup Journalist of the Year
Oranuch (Mimee) Lerdsuwankij -Tech blog based in Bangkok. www.techsauce.co
5) Best Campaign of the Year
FlowAccount- Easy to use cloud accounting for small businesses. www.flowaccount.com
6) Best Professional Investor
inTouch VC- Investment in telecommunication, media, information technology and digital contents. www.intouchcompany.com
7) Best Newcomer
Deeppocket- World’s first e-wallet that you can make a payment anytime. www.atdeeppocket.com
8) Best Social Entrepreneurial Tech Startup
Klongdinsor- Creating art that can be felt through your fingertips. www.klongdinsor.com
9) Best Disruptor/ Gamechanger
aCommerce- E-commerce solution provider. www.acommerce.asia
10) Founder of the Year
Shannon Kalayanamitr- The #1 Online Shopping Destination for Women in south east asia. www.orami.com
11) Startup of the Year
Omise- Omise is a payment gateway for Southeast Asia, based in Thailand, providing a secure and white label solution to merchants and enterprise businesses. www.omise.co