In early October iReachm passed the magical 25.000 calls milestone. As many as 25.000 calls were successfully handled by the team of Personal Assistants. A quick calculation reveals that our customers gained over 3.500 hours extra productivity as a result.
iReachm.com was granted a €250.000 subsidy by “Vlaams Agentschap Innoveren & Ondernemen”. We received the grant for our Smart-Routing within Unified Communications project. The goal of this project is mainly to conduct further research & development in order to improve the customer experience of the iReachm.com users. Also, we want to prepare the technology for a broader implementation within the Unified Communications landscape.
iReachm.com launches its first commercial product, an intelligent personal assistant who answers your phone when you aren’t available on your mobile devices. In addition, iReachm also launches the first version of its App that helps users to configure their mobile device to activate the personal assistant. More information about our product
Thanks to the generous support of our crowdfunders, Business Angels, PMV and Belfius, we have reached our capital goal of 320.000€. This amount will give us the ability to launch our Minimal Viable Product, fund the sales & marketing campaigns to promote it and make the necessary upgrades and modifications to prove our Business model and its mechanics.
Along with Artilium and United Telecom, iReachm is supporting the launch and service offering of a new mobile network operator called Probile. The b2b target group of Probile will be able to benefit from the smart solutions of iReachm in their mobile subscription. No more voicemail, instead a personal assistant picks up the phone when the Probile client isn’t available.
iReachm receives a positive feedback on its Business and Financial Plan send to PMV applying for a 133.000€ loan to fund its growth. An important step to reach the 320.000€ funding goal.
Thanks to the help of BAN Vlaanderen iReachm signs a €33.000 deal with a Business Angel. Besides capital the Business Angel also brings an impressive expertise and network of IT knowledge to the project. This “smart money” enables iReachm to strengthen its team and in-house knowledge.
After closing on a succesful crowdfunding campaign, iReachm invited all investors to join the official launch event at Spa-Francorchamps. Investors were “launched” into a program of mental, physical and driving training under the supervision of professional trainers. Check out the event pictures on our Facebook page
iReachm was selected by Netwerk Ondernemen as a laureate and was granted a professional coach to support its growth and execution success over the coming two years.
iReachm closes its crowdfunding campaign on MyMicroInvest and raises €74.800 thanks to 83 investors. iReachm was the first Belgian B2B project in prototype phase that was able to successfully close a crowdfunding campaign. More information about the iReachm crowdfunding campaign
iReachm joins forces with Artilium & United Telecom in order to be able to offer a mobile service offering to its B2B users. Thanks to the MVNE capabilities of Artilium, iReachm will develop its Minimal Viable Product for multi-operator usage.
iReachm finishes its first prototype V 1.1 and starts its search for investors to develop and market its first commercial product. The prototype proves the technical feasibility of the iReachm purpose.
Out of a total of 500 applicants, iReachm reached the top-15 of the Telenet idealabs accelerator contest. Unfortunately we didn’t make it to the final 10 who were granted a €25.000 grant and professional support through an intensive accelerator program. Nevertheless this was a great experience and proves once again the market potential of iReachm.
iReachm was honoured during phase 1 of the Bizidee Startup competition and received a second prize of 1.500€ to further develop the idea and business plan. A great start to our prove-of market period.
After a positive prove of market, iReachm decides to start working on the development of a prototype to prove the technical feasibility of the Application. Thanks to a broad expertise with call center technology and telecom best practices, a team of experts was selected to join forces and develop version 1.1.