The Plug and Play ecosystem brings together exceptional entrepreneurs creating high-impact businesses. The group is diverse; some early stage, some not, some pure technology and others with a twist of infrastructure or services. Some are physically based at our Smart Village HQ, others come for mentorship, networking, and business expansion. All together, Plug and Play companies represent the next generation of top technology companies to emerge the MENA region, and the leading candidates for acceleration and expansion in Silicon Valley.
Currently in Beta testing, Bebasata.com is a leading technology e-commerce retailer, seeking to leverage the unprecedented growth in connectivity throughout MENA to revolutionize how people choose to shop for technology products. Based in Cairo, Bebasata.com plans to exit Beta and expand aggressively in 2011.
dna is a leading Egypt-based digital-advertising agency providing creative and professional services backed by 20+ years of combined experience. Launched in 2006, dna grew organically from 2 partners and no investment to a team of 14 design professionals and rapidly growing yearly revenues.
Books.com.eg provides next-day delivery of thousands of English and Arabic books targeted to a large and rapidly growing MENA internet population, including 50 million+ Arab-speaking expatriates outside of the MENA region with limited access to Arabic texts as well as millions of English-speaking expatriates in the MENA region seeking access to English-language books.
EME International is a leading global developer of a mobile-based middleware providing solutions to major problems in the education-, payment-, and enterprise-verticals. Our flagship product is mParents, a mobile platform to enhance parental involvement in educational settings.
Wireless Stars is the developer of the Inta Feen? location-based social networking platform. Backed by a highly qualified and seasoned entrepreneurial and technical team, Wireless Stars was founded around the vision that mobile devices and their capabilities will continue to grow at a rapid rate and be the key drivers in the next decade. We focus on delivering innovative mobile software solutions cloud-based and location-based services for various mobile platforms.