Silicon Alley's Hottest Startups

On Tuesday, April 8th, OLC attended “Startup Boost featuring: Startup Showcase” held at Mercy College at 66 West 35th Street, Suite 704, New York City. The evening was made possible by Millard Harmony Group, Iron and Blood, BluePay Processing, and supporting media partners AlleyWatch and LiveCube. Professor Wazi, an educator and graduate of Stanford Business School and Wharton/Penn, moderated the panel and Ali Hamed introduced CoVenture to the audience.

Below is a brief run-down of the startups presenting:

Stray Boots (

Stray Boots is half tour, half scavenger hunt, providing fun games for families, couples, and friends to discover a place.

Stylaga (

Stylaga allows you to share your unique sense of style and fashion with friends for an instant shopping experience just a click away. ( is a database of journalists, bloggers and media outlets, allowing you and your small business to execute your PR strategy in house easily and efficiently.

Traveloti (

A one-stop shop for travelers to plan, book and share unique travel experiences in one place. is a native mobile app allowing users to borrow and lend items with neighbors for both monetary and micro-currency rewards. 

Soshio is a proprietary platform that analyzes Chinese social media data points  for client businesses.