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Uniiverse

Marketplace for people to offer, discover and book real life experiences.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Founded June 2011
  • Employees 10
  • Website uniiverse.com

Company Summary

Uniiverse is an online P2P marketplace for offline services and activities. With built-in trust features, the platform enables people to safely offer and share their time, interests, belongings, space, and skills with other local people in real life: for free, or to make money. The company’s vision is to encourage real interactions in today’s increasingly virtual world. Uniiverse is based in Toronto with operations in Montreal, SF and Boston.

Team

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    Craig Follett
    Co-founder

    Craig leads product development, financing and strategy. Craig spent three years as a Consultant at BCG where he focused on TMT, building deep understanding of social media, marketing, strategy and investment. Prior, Craig was an Investment Banking Analyst at Credit Suisse's tech group in San Francisco. Craig holds a BESc in Software Engineering from UWO, and an HBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business.

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    Ben Raffi
    Co-founder

    Ben leads Uniiverse's marketing, design and strategy. Most recently, Ben worked as an Associate at BCG where he focused on an assessment of VC players within the context of TMT investments. Prior to BCG, Ben interned as a marketing trainee with Allergan and was a diving instructor in Spain. After growing up in France, Ben earned his BESc in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Management from McGill.

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    Adam Meghji
    Co-founder

    Adam leads all technology and software development aspects of the startup. Most recently, Adam was lead developer at Unata, a startup focused on developing smartphone apps for retail product comparison shopping. Prior, Adam worked with Metavera to develop car sharing platforms in Canada, Australia, South America and across Europe. Adam earned his BSc in Computer Science from the University of Guelph.

Advisors

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    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    Ernst & Young
    Accountant
    Unconfirmed