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Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 2010/06/04 - Connects individual sellers to buyers. Works on the internet, over a phone call and over SMS. Bridges the gap between internet and mobile.Buyers readily get Seller's phone numbers. Organized based on localities and products. Fast and Safe.
Roopit Technologies, a young hi-technology startup has launched roopit.com, a real time, super fast, location based micro-classifeds. It is currently live in Bangalore, India. Sporting a slick UI, Roopit.com enables individuals to buy and sell things amongst themselves. Roopit tightly marries the internet with Mobile and voice.
Mr. Shivakumar Ganesan, Founder & Techie, Roopit Technologies, said “At Roopit, We want to make internet work for India. Our flagship product, roopit.com, bridges the existing gap between sellers who are on the internet and buyers who are on the mobile phone.”
Roopit is extremely simple and fast, which sets it apart from other existing offerings. Individuals can sell anything by writing a short 140 character description of their product on the website, or by calling +91-9916-ROOPIT or by sending an SMS.
Similarly, Buyers can reach the information they want by visiting roopit.com, by calling or by Sending an SMS to +91-9916-ROOPIT (That's +91-9916-766748). “We are waiting for the day when someone calls Roopit, tells us that they are looking for a 2 BHK house to rent, and we send them an SMS with phone numbers of house owners. This is a powerful tool that can connect 500 million Indians.” added Shivakumar Ganesan.
Roopit is currently live in Bangalore and will expand to all cities in India soon.
About Roopit Technologies
Roopit Technologies (roopit.com), founded in February 2010, is a vibrant hi-tech startup focussing on the consumer internet market in India. It's flagship product is roopit.com. Roopit is also working on the Travel space and mulling over an idea in the e-commerce space.
About Shivakumar Ganesan
Shivakumar Ganesan (Shivku.com) is the Founder and Techie of Roopit Technologies. Shivakumar started his career at Yahoo! In Bangalore as an Intern and played various roles like Software Engineer, Tech lead and product Manager. He worked on Yahoo! Hotjobs and created Yahoo! India Maps. He is twice Yahoo! Ratna and a Yahoo! Superstar.
Shivku then worked with Flipkart, an online bookstore, as Vice President, Technology and Products before creating Roopit.