The last two years we had the honor to award four incredibly successful startups and their
founders. The overwhelmingly positive feedback made it clear it was time to launch a new signature event in order to
recognize and celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit and the German-American startup ecosystem.
We are proud to announce our new signature
event series "GABA Rising Stars".
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GABA Start-up Award History
Winners of 2016: Datameer & Taulia
Datameer makes big data analytics easy for everyone. The entire process of data integration,
preparation, analytics and visualization is self-service - helping hundreds of customers to get from raw
data to insight faster than ever. Datameer combines Hadoop's unlimited storage and compute power with a
common spreadsheet interface and powerful functionality.
Taulia drives innovation in the Financial
Supply Chain. By turning every invoice into a revenue opportunity, Taulia enables organizations to strengthen supplier
relationships while adding millions to the bottom line. Some of the smartest brands in the world rely on Taulia,
including many Fortune 500 companies from various industries. Taulia is headquartered in San Francisco, California with
various locations across the United States and offices in London, England; Dusseldorf, Germany; and Sofia, Bulgaria.
For more information, visit www.taulia.com.
Winners of 2015: Smaato & ParStream
Smaato is the leading global mobile RTB ad exchange helping mobile app developers and publishers
increase ad revenues worldwide. As an industry pioneer and leader, Smaato operates the leading mobile
RTB ad exchange and Supply Side Platform across 80,000+ mobile app developers and mobile publishers.
Smaato's global headquarters is located in San Francisco, California. The privately held company was
founded in 2005 by an experienced International management team. The Smaato European office is located
ParStream conducts fundamental research and drives innovation in database and analytic technology.
This allows users to perform real time analytics on big data in new innovative ways and at a significantly
lower cost. ParStream is a blueprint for combining the strength of great German engineering and outstanding