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The mobile app market is exploding. Unfortunately, building apps is complex and expensive. RareWire's software changes that paradigm

  • Stage $1M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Software
  • Location Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2010
  • Employees 12
  • Website

Company Summary

RareWire’s Mission is to provide an easy-to-use software platform that will become the industry standard for building and managing native apps for smart phones and tablets. By doing this, RareWire will exponentially increase the pool of people capable of building native apps. RareWire’s flagship software platform, the App Creation Studio, is expected to launch in October 2012. More than 1,200 people are currently in our beta program.


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    Matt Angell
    Co-Founder and CTO

    Matt Angell, Co-Founder and CTO – Invented and built the RareWire product. Previously was CTO at Saepio for the 10 years with specific experience building content publishing software that he designed, patented and took to market. This platform is currently being used by nearly 200 of the biggest companies in America today.

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    Kirk Hasenzahl
    Co-Founder and President

    Previously was VP of Sales and Business Development at Saepio for 8 years. An early employee for Saepio, Kirk was responsible for building the sales force from ground zero. Instrumental in every high-profile win during his tenure with the company including Goodyear, Sprint, Johnson Controls, Sheraton, Sunoco, BMW, Chevron and many more.

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    Matt Martin
    Vice President of Sales

    For the past 15 years Matt has worked for several small companies that were acquired by some of the top technology companies in the world, including Cisco, HP and Quest Software. Matt has consistently been one of the top performers at each company, with vast experience in competing and winning against “800 pound gorillas.” West Point graduate and former Army officer.


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    Greg Kratofil, Polsinelli Shughart

Previous Investors

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    $525,000 raised from friends and family
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    Approved for $350,000 line of credit; awaiting final paperwork