Turn App

Find a party near you with Turn App
Startup name
Turn App
Founding date
August 2015
Incorporation
Yes
Total team member
4
Startup stage
Paying users
Category
Software
Sector
Mobile, Music & entertainment, Social media, Virtual reality
Product usage or interact
Mobile/Tablet (Android), Server software (ie, databases)
City
Nairobi, Nairobi Province, Kenya

Elevator pitch

Turn App is an intuitive AI & Machine Learning software platform that Learns your Interests & Recommends Events you Love within your Location. Turn App lets you Discover, Create & Manage your own Events. We provide Enterprise Events Software Solutions down to the Smallest Event Organizers at minimal costs significantly reducing the cost of creating Events.

Team

Harry Odhiambo

I studied Law at the University of Nairobi. I founded Turn App with my best friend and I believe that our product will revolutionize the world.

Edward Okoth

Studied Actuarial science & Law at the University of Nairobi. I believe we can make a great impact in the world through tech

Patrice Andala

I am a student programmer. I have taught myself a lot of programming outside school and I am very passionate about creating great technology

Business model

Target customer

1. Event organizers. 2. Event Attendees

Customer acquisition strategy

Social media Marketing, Organic Growth, B2B promotion.

Revenue model

Turn App will earn revenue through
1. Turn App charges a commission on Ticket Sales
3. In App Proximity Based Marketing.
4. Ad Revenue from sponsored Targeted Ads on our feed.
5. Partnerships.
6. Subscription & Pay per view Events

Market info

Market size

$ 10,000,000,000

Competitors

Competition

Turn App is creating a whole new monopoly in the Global Events Industry. However other platforms such as Eventbrite and Ticket master sell tickets to events like we do. Facebook,Snapchat & You tube are user generated social media platforms as is Turn App. Next VR uploads virtual reality content for users. Turn App VR content will be majorly user generated. Turn App is an agglomeration of features to service our target customer in the best possible way, a Super App.We have no real competition.

Startup traction

Turn App was accepted into Facebook's Incubator FbStart in March 2017.In October Turn App was selected among top 100 Startups worldwide at the 2017 Annual Start Up Istanbul Conference. Turn App was later in December selected among top 60 Start Ups worldwide at the Turkey Innovation Week Born Global Event.
We have 3000 users and are in Beta. We are launching in march & looking to scale rapidly with a focus on acquiring customers.

Other information

We received a $40,000 grant from 'FbStart' Facebook's incubator.
We have also been accepted into faster capital. A Dubai based virtual accelerator.
We have also been selected among 100 start ups globally to attend the Start Up Istanbul competition happening this October.

Add comment

Every millennial worldwide understands the term Turn Up. Turn App is a product the world needs. Millions of events happen everyday. Not all are necessarily commercial. These small events need an affordable platform to advertise themselves. Turn App is a free platform that provides them with so much value. At Turn App we believe an Event occurs when two or more people come together and engage in an activity together. Anything can be an Event. We believe Every moment in life is an event that deserves to be captured and relived Forever!

Publication date: 08 February 2018