1. What are the founders of seven companies acquired by Quikr in 2016 up to now?

    What are the founders of seven companies acquired by Quikr in 2016 up to now?

    Flipboard Quikr’s acquisition of seven companies — CommonFloor, Stepni, Zapluk, Salosa, Stayglad, Grabhouse and Hiree — in one year depicts the strategic growth the classifieds platform demonstrated in 2016. According to a Quikr spokesperson, the acquisitions were aimed at furthering the firm’s plan to go deeper into each of the verticals it had launched, and wherever growth was already peaking in terms of traffic, listings and transactions.

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      Bollywood, Gaming, Maps/Local, Mobile, Outsourcing, Social Networking, Telecom, Travel, Video
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    1. At Grabhouse we laid the foundation of a sound cashless business model for house rentals. We saw a massive business opportunity in joining forces with Quikr, which meant scaling up quickly to build not just a long-term rentals brand but also enter other new territories.
    2. Being a part of Quikr allows us to further invest in Hiree and scale up. We decided to get acquired to continue solving the problem of being able to hire faster. With Quikr we plan to continue working towards that goal with more innovative products in the recruitment space.
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