Each year, Owler, a crowdsourced competitive intelligence platform, recognizes the top trending companies in cities around the world. This year, Openbay was chosen as the winner of 2016 Owler Hot in Cambridge, MA award.
Cambridge, a mecca for startups and for millennials seeking to latch on to the next rising star, is strengthening its position as one of the leading areas in the U.S. for innovation in high tech. Of course it doesn’t hurt to have MIT and Harvard University within the city limits.
According to AngelList, there are 817 startups with a Cambridge address, funded by more than 6,690 investors. These rockstar startups include Hubspot, Tamr, CarGurus, Toast, EverQuote, and many more.
Owler sifts through over 15 million companies to find the most award-worthy businesses. This year it wound up with 4,500 winners across the 600 most popular cities on Owler. Recipients are chosen based on several different metrics. These include number of followers on Owler, insights collected from our community, social media followers, and blog posts over the past year.
Openbay is transforming the car repair experience for consumers, and revolutionizing the way that automotive service providers acquire and service their customers. There are more than 265 million vehicles in operation on U.S. roads and with more than 81% out of warranty. Openbay focuses on connecting these consumers with high quality automotive care providers.
Openbay is proud to be chosen as the winner of the 2016 Owler Hot in Cambridge award. We’re thrilled that Owler sees us as one of the most popular, trending companies in Cambridge.