The Jeff company continues to add successes and awards within the startup circuit. During this week’s celebration of The Others BCN event, the Valencian firm was recognized as the best startup of the year.
This award recognizes the expertise of the Valencia firm, specialized in both laundry services and health and beauty, together with the rapid growth that the startup has experienced in recent months where it also achieved an investment round of 10 million euros.
Fernando Marzal, Jeff’s vertical manager, was in charge of collecting the award. “At Jeff we have bet from the first moment on the digital transformation of traditional businesses. In recent months we have experienced great growth, all in a very short time and despite this, we have adapted very well to this evolution, all rowing in the same direction, which has helped us enormously to achieve all those challenges that we had set ourselves, “Marzal highlights.
Last summer, the Valencian startup announced the evolution of its business model worldwide. At the end of 2019, the company presented Jeff by announcing the two new services offered by the platform: the fitness service known as Fit Jeff and Beauty Jeff, the beauty and hairdressing service.
“This evolution arises from the need to offer users a solution to try to make their lives easier, having different services at just one click, thus accompanying them in their daily tasks,” adds Marzal.
In the most innovative Startup category, the Berba Artificial Intelligence translation platform won. While the award for Best pitch was awarded to the logistics provider for business Mox.
VALENCIA, A SQUARE WITH GREAT INNOVATIVE POTENTIAL
The city of Valencia reaffirmed these days in the event The Others BCN all its innovative and technological potential of the entrepreneurial ecosystem thanks to public-private initiatives between entities such as València Activa and Startup Valencia “An event with which we continue to position our city as a benchmark in innovation , talent and technology “, assures the deputy director of entrepreneurship of València Activa, Javier Mateo.
“From València Activa -through VLC Tech City and, especially, from VIT Emprende- we are always at the side of the Valencian entrepreneurial ecosystem, supporting and working to give them visibility -both nationally and internationally- and having joined this initiative is a sign of the work that we carry out in this line to reinforce and promote Valencian talent “, he adds.
For his part, Javier Megias, president of Startup Valencia, stated that “in Barcelona we have valued Valencia as a City Of Talent and we have positioned ourselves as a destination where innovative and entrepreneurial talent is generated and retained, increasing business competitiveness through digitization, and further internationalize our projects. “
During the Barcelona event, more than 40 national and international investment funds and large companies have been able to discover the hidden treasures and great opportunities that can be found in Valencia. In addition, it has been possible to know how the Valencian entrepreneurial ecosystem works together with those of the Basque Country, Galicia and Andalusia.