2016 Moxie Awards: Best Consumer Web Startup

by Sam Dewey
May 17, 2016

Built In Chicago’s Moxie Awards are back, and this year we’re celebrating Chicago’s cream-of-the-crop digital technology companies like never before. Check out the finalists for Best Consumer Web Startup, and be sure to vote for your favorite here

To see which company comes out on top, mark your calendars for June 16 at Morgan Manufacturing. We’ll meet you there. Get your tickets now— you won’t want to miss out!

Best Consumer Web Startup

With sales more than doubled and online sales up sevenfold, BucketFeet has fast become one of Chicago's hottest startups. They've quadrupled in number of retail stores (Chicago x2, DC, Miami) and have grown their artist community to 40,000 artists from 120 countries — plus a social following of 80 million and shoes sold in 15 countries. 

Research, configure, and lease any new vehicle on the planet, delivered to your door...and never set foot in a dealership again. They're reporting a 3X year-over-year revenue expansion with a 26X return on customer LTV.

Each month, millions of Curiosity users spend over 200,000 hours improving their brains and their lives. Whether they're learning how it snows metal on Venus, meeting a giant squid or tackling a logic puzzle, our audience keeps getting smarter. We make it fun and easy to learn something new each day.

In just one year post launch, Radish has grown from a few hundred users to 15,000 users strong. We have the highest-rated delivery food experience in Chicago, consistently delivering the most delicious meals faster than anyone (we’ve averaged 13 minutes per delivery since launch), with the best customer service in the business. We’ve also grown tremendously as a team since launching 12 months ago: starting as a team of three, we’re now a company of over 50! 

TurboAppeal is the only technology to automate the property tax appeal process. They launched in 2015 in Cook County and by the end of this year TurboAppeal will be live in over 120 counties across 18 states and will be the first company to have ever addressed this problem nationally. In addition, TurboAppeal has saved more than $20 million in property taxes for residential homeowners. In only 14 months, TurboAppeal has appealed property taxes for more homes than any other residential property tax service in the U.S.

 

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