For democratic decision-making, transparency and trust are essential. At VoteMeApp, we help our clients to increase transparency. Here you can follow the evolution and milestones of our company for our employers, clients and investors.
Our founder, Vitalie Eșanu, experiment with a new election algorithm inspired by Google Page Rank that we eventually name Open Voting.
Electionplaform.com organized an election for blogger contest Blogovat, where the winner was our second founder Artur Gurău.
ElectionPlaform applied for accelerator YCombinator, but unfortunately, received a rejection letter.
Vitalie runs various election experiments on his technical university students to prove that the Open Voting algorithm is viable.
At the Upgrade Democracy Conference in Bucharest, we fancied elaborating on the initial idea for a mobile-first app.
Artur approach Vitalie to build a voting solution for Digital Communication Network local community leaders elections, where he was the Chairman of the board.
Vitalie tested the monetization model with a small group of people.
Under the new naming VoteMeApp, Vitalie starts building a new mobile app that allows people to run an Open Voting algorithm, voting for the best leaders.
We presented VoteMeApp beta version at a Public Library event in Chisinau with Emma Lacey-Bordeaux from CNN.
In Montenegro, at Digital Influencer in Action Forum, we tested with 150 participants the first open voting election. We got the first modest revenue from in-app purchase, that proof that people are curious to see more information about top ranking persons and their position in the general rank.
We applied for the W2020 YCombinator, and we got a second rejection letter.
We run real-time voting for Moldova Youth Parlament.
December 2019 - January 2020
VoteMeApp run an open voting election to select "The person of the year" for VIP Magazine. The winner was a teacher that trains the Moldova Robotics team. In 2019 Moldova won three gold medals in International Robotics Champion.
Artur Gurău accepts the role of CEO of VoteMeApp.
We applied for the S2020 YCombinator, and we got a third rejection letter.
Due to the pandemic, Technical University in Moldova asks VoteMeApp to find a solution and run their General Assembly virtually.
The Technical University of Moldova runs the General Assembly on the VoteMeApp web platform with Livestream, quorum tracking and real-time voting. We received the first revenue from the organization of the voting process in a General Assembly.
We add single choice and multiple choice voting algorithms in the mobile application at the request of our customers.
European Business Association in Moldova organized their General Assembly on the VoteMeApp web platform.
We applied for the W2021 YCombinator, and we got a fourth rejection letter.