Episode 1 Ventures’ portfolio companies in the news
Three exciting startups, which received backing from Episode 1 Ventures, have recently enjoyed media coverage.
Touch Surgery, which provides surgical simulations designed to enhance education, diagnosis and surgical planning was featured in the Evening Standard’s How health tech is making the future of medicine smart. The platform uses artificial intelligence, augmented reality and virtual reality to model surgical procedures through 3D animations.
It was also announced that Carwow is launching a £1.2m advertising campaign. This company aims to make the car-buying experience hassle free with reviews and a car-chooser tool to help customers identify the right car for them and allowing them to buy directly from the dealers at the best price.
Triptease offers an all-in-one platform to hotels to help them take back control of the booking process in a bid to increase direct bookings. The company’s “chief tease” discusses how hotels can ensure that they are able to compete effectively with online travel agencies (OTAs) in a feature on how to make integrated revenue management systems work for you.