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Where Smart Decisions Pay Off

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Not Set
  • Location Palo Alto, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
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Company Summary

Awardly is a mobile rewards platform that celebrates young people for making healthier choices with real-world prizes. Awardly makes healthier food recommendations based on where customers are and gives them prizes for making good decisions for a sustained period of time. Our platform makes good decisions - and behavior change - possible, one bite at a time.


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    Gülin Yilmaz
    Co-founder & CEO

    Gülin Yilmaz is dedicated to using scalable technology to empower individuals, organizations, and systems. She was a product manager at PayPal, a summer associate at Greylock Partners, and she founded CoachMe, an online professional education company. Gülin holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from Ecole Centrale Paris (2003), an MS in engineering from Stanford University (2004), and an MBA from the Stanford GSB (2010).

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    Claire McDonnell
    Co-founder & COO

    Claire McDonnell is focused on helping people and organizations define and reach their goals. Her strategy and operations experience spans the health and education sectors. At the Bridgespan Group (Bain and Co.’s social sector affiliate), she advised clients like the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on how to spark individual and collective excellence. Claire is a certified yoga instructor and nutrition aficionado and holds a BA from Columbia.

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