ShearShare: From Humble Beginnings to Disrupting the Beauty Space

Written by Philip Bennett on November 17, 2016 It’s magical to watch new companies share their brilliant ideas and compete. There’s almost nothing more uniquely human than taking an idea and turning it into something real — and that’s what nearly 50 startups at the Tech.Co “Innovate and Celebrate!” event did. The Tech.Co Startup of […]

#AnotherOne: 500 Startups Announces Batch 19

Official #500STRONG announcement by Elizabeth Yin, 500 Partner and Resident Awesome Chick: It’s that time again! Announcing our latest Mountain View cohort, Batch 19, with 44 companies. Earlier this year, we experimented with vertical tracks to be able to provide greater value to companies, in particular, categories of interest.  These tracks have allowed companies to receive additional […]

#Vote for ShearShare in the 2016 Pitchocracy Competition!

VOTE for ShearShare! Entrepreneurs know every vote counts. Pitchocracy is an interactive pitch competition that celebrates the grit, determination and spirit of Texas entrepreneurs. Ten startups have been selected as finalists. Please take a moment to vote for ShearShare to advance to the final pitch event this month. Online Judging begins November 1, 2016 Cast your vote and […]

Startup Spotlight on ShearShare, Cutting Edge Beauty App for Stylists & Salon Owners

Article originally posted by inDinero’s Melissa Hollis to Customer Spotlight, Case Studies ShearShare’s Story ShearShare, like most great business ideas, originated at the intersection of expertise and necessity. The ShearShare mobile app helps barbers and cosmetologists find open booths to work while salon owners turn their empty chairs into extra dollars. What started as leveraging their personal connections between beauticians and […]

ShearShare CEO Supports #DiabetesDanceDare

Did you know? One in 11 persons in the U.S. has diabetes, and a new diabetes diagnosis is made every 23 seconds. Every 23 seconds! Our ShearShare CEO Dr. Tye Caldwell supports the fight against diabetes because it hits so close to home with one of his parents. He’s now dancing and daring his friends to spread the […]

ShearShare is a “Simple, Great, Well-Put-Together App”

The team at Minority Java is on a mission to bridge the gap between Silicon Valley and minority entrepreneurs. In its October 2016 issue, ShearShare is named a “Top Black App.” Thank you, Minority Java! Watch the app review here: