Describe the company – the elevator pitch …
StarOfService is a revolutionary service which put you in control, whether you are looking for a DJ or a maid, Starofservice can save you time and money by providing a free service which allows you to find any professional for any job. StarOfService will send you quotes from professionals across the area within 72 hours so you can compare and save.
How are you different?
We are different compared to our competitors, as we provide a free service for the consumer with an easy interface website, we do the work for them and find the professional, within 72 hours they should have a choice in their account. We our also different as we provide a free service to professionals ( pro’s) as once they our signed up they can add media to their account which we recommend once our team has validated their registration. Every town and city can advertise their business for free on our website, which also builds their SEO presence as Google pick up these landing pages.
Why will the company / product do well?
The service which we provide is a free service to local communities which allows them to save, time and money when looking for any professional, we do everything from Builders, maids, DJ to Mobile Zoo.
We also provide a free service to professional it is free to sign up to our website. Once signed up you have your own personal account which you can add media to, you are able to send quotes to customer via a credit system and for free we advertise each business on our landing pages and every city, town has their own landing page.
— StarOfService (@UKStarOfService) September 22, 2015
Where are you based?
Well we our an online service, we are still starting out. We do not have any fixed offices, our teams work from home. Once we have built up and gathered more press we will have an office, the location is yet to be confirmed.
When was the company launched?
StarOfService was launched in the UK & Ireland on the 31st July.
What type of people (market segment) are you trying to attract to your product?
We are looking for consumer who want to find a professional quickly, easy and hassle free as well as find more professionals who are looking for more customers. Our aim is to support local professionals and business to find more customers without having to spend ££££££ tones on marketing.
— StarOfService (@UKStarOfService) September 15, 2015
Tell us about your team?
We are a very diverse and equal opportunities employer, we offer a range of option which allows for development and grow within the team. We offer a work experience placement which is customisable to each candidate, this work experience is available for undergrads, postgraduate alumni and anyone looking to better themselves. Unlike many work experience programmes where the candidate is used to do all the horrible tasks we ask what do you want to learn?.
What are you long term plans for your product / company?
We are looking to be come to top service provider for professional finding services.