SafelyStay was picked best of show, along with two other startups, at the September 10, 2015 Fall Expo at Plug and Play Tech Center.
This is an Atlanta company led by CEO Andrew Bate, who said he was inspired by the horror stories that pop up from time to time about on-demand and sharing economy disasters involving companies like Airbnb or Uber. The goal is to eventually provide personal verification services and insurance for all of the sharing economy but for now the focus is on home sharing.
"We began with the home rental market because it is large — $100 billio...
Andrew explains how PhoCusWright's Travel Innovation Summit and Young Leaders Summit helped Safely gain traction in the industry and find unprecedented opportunities for business development and investment.