Mind My Business
“NYC is a city of opportunity,” said Mind My Business founder Aileen Gemma Smith. It is their belief that local mom and pop shops make up the backbone of our city, and MMB provide the ope n data that benefits those small businesses.
From that open data, the company infers relevant information, such as what kind of business it is, and which permits they need to comply with city regulations. Mind My Business sends on average 5 to 10 targeted daily alerts.
“Businesses love us because we’re so simple.” Mind My Business currently has 700 businesses receiving alerts every day. Live in NY, beta in Chicago, they’ve identified 200 cities where they want to implement the targeted alerts.