Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 13, 2014
Seva Call (http://www.SevaCall.com), a DC based virtual concierge system connects consumers to top-rated businesses by phone and in seconds, has just announced its inclusion in the Red Herring Noth America Top 100" list. The list recognizes the most promising start-ups in the region and has previously featured major companies like Facebook, Google, and YouTube to name a few.
Seva Call was selected out of hundreds of applicants from across the region and various industries including cloud tech, mobile, security, hardware, and life sciences. The Red Herring editorial team evaluated the applicants based on technological innovation, management strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition and financial health.
All 100 finalists will be represented by C-level executives at the 2014 Red Herring Top 100 North America event on May 14-16 in Monterey, California. Seva Call President and co-founder Manpreet Singh will be among them.
“Being recognized as a leading up-and-comer in the North American start-up scene is extremely humbling,” commented founder Manpreet Singh.
“Of course, the most important judges of our service remain the customers and businesses that rely on it to connect in major cities across the country,” he added.
The service operates in over 50 cities and over 50 service categories like roofing, plumbers, etc. Free to consumers, anyone who needs to find a local pro need only enter their service needs and stand by to talk to a top-rated first-responder who knows the problem at hand and wants to fix it on the consumer’s schedule.
The Seva Call algorithm studies and ranks businesses based on location, availability, and quality indicators. Then it sends free lead previews offering those businesses the option to talk to the consumer in real time for a small flat rate. The system has made seamless connections to over 678,800 businesses so far.
Rex Hayden of JDI Windows raved that, after signing up with Seva Call, his first referral turned into an $11,000 job.
Seva Call raised $1.3 million in Series-A funding and has launched in a plethora of cities across the United States including Miami, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, and Boston. Connect with Seva Call on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.