Funding Received
$3.7 Million in 2 Rounds from 4 Investors
Most Recent Funding
Angel on November 1, 2011 / Undisclosed Amount
Headquarters:
Helsinki
Description:
Blaast is a cloud-based 2G mobile platform offering access to over one hundred apps through one download.
Founders:
Vesa Kemppainen, Joonas Hjelt
Categories:
Mobile
Website:
http://www.blaast.com

Company Details

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Founded:
June 18, 2010
Employees:
11 - 50 | 3 in CrunchBase

Blaast is for the next billion people to come online. Believing that these people will mainly log on through their mobile phones, this app is designed to make mobile online usage much more user-friendly and efficient. In order to enhance the experience, Blaast attempts to create a faster, smoother overall online experience on mobile phones.

Through a series of unique distribution partnerships, Blaast is working together with mobile network operators. In effect, this creates a unique subscription based app store offering, one which offers developers recurring revenues in addition to huge subscriber bases.

Blaast is funded by the founding engineers of Skype, Veturi Venture Accelerator and top European and Asian angels. Even in stealth-mode Blaast has garnered significant interest across the globe with articles published on GigaOM, The New York Times and Arctic Startup amongst others.

Current Team (3)

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Past Team (1)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $0.00

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Investors (4)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Blaast Ltd

    Erottajankatu 11 A 20

    Helsinki, 00130

    FIN

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