Kochi-based Startup to get Support Under Facebook Initiative
Kochi: Fixall, a Kochi-based startup company, has been selected under an initiative of Facebook called ‘FbStart’ which is designed to help early-stage mobile startups build and grow their apps. With the help of FbStart, Fixall's visibility in the social media will increase.
Fixall is an on-demand repair, maintenance and renovation platform that connects service providers to customers. FbStart has put the company in the ‘Bootstrap Stage’ which means that Facebook will help the already launched app grow more quickly and effectively.
The app was chosen because of its development so far and its potential for continued growth.
This milestone will make Fixall eligible for $30,000 worth of free tools and services with mentoring opportunity and access to Facebook events. They will receive credits for Facebook advertising plus free services from companies that deliver product testing, recruiting customer care, video conferencing and document management.
“We are honoured to be one of the companies to be selected. Entry to the programme gives us the opportunity to enhance our capabilities and give us the confidence that we are going in the right direction,'' said Ligil John, CEO, Fixall. Fixall, through its platform FixPro, provides a self-employment platform for skilled professionals. The fixall application is available for service in Kochi, Thrissur and Kottayam and will be launched in Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, Chennai and Bengaluru this year.