November 12, 2017

HelloReporter: On the Shoulder of Giant brings out the best stories in startup-corporate collaboration

HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair Autumn Edition

On 13 October 2017, eight startups were selected from a list of companies to pitch to journalists during the Media Pitch Day hosted by HelloReporter, together with HKTDC at the Innovation Hub in Hong Kong.

Media Pitch Day was hosted with the intention to help innovative startups to gain greater exposure by giving them the opportunity to share their journey. A few representatives from different media outlets such as HK01, SCMP, PCM and Oriental Daily were there in the event as well.

Here are the lists of companies that made it through the selection progress and were given a chance to share their stories.



Teamconcept’s goal is to allow homeowners and enterprise to be able to control and monitor their home or office appliances remotely through smartphones, tablets or any internet browsers with ease.


PocketChange is an innovative service which enables users to convert their leftover coins to electronic money, gift codes and coupons. They have partnered with companies like Line, Apple iTunes, and Dominos pizza and are still expanding their partnership to give users more options.


SoldEazy is a one-stop eCommerce business management solution that has multiple tools to help leverage online business.


Booqed is a platform which allows you to find vacant working spaces to have a meeting in or you could list out an unused or underutilized space to earn some extra income.


Storellet let’s food and beverages owners create their own loyalty program which offers coupons and promotions to help retain customer’s loyalty. Some of their partners are from Pizzahut, KFC, and twelve cupcakes.


Homey allows their users to design their home via virtual reality which afterward they could purchase the product within the application itself.


Jobable is a job searching site that has many connections with companies like Citibank, Hong Kong airlines, and HangSeng bank.

Persona Surgical Modelling Ltd

Persona utilizes medical and engineering knowledge to provide customized healthcare services. Persona specializes in converting medical images to 3D model and other kinds of 3D printing projects.