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Proximi.io is the only technology-agnostic platform for developers that combines all major mobile positioning technologies under one umbrella. With Proximi.io platform developers can turn any application location-aware in minutes. In addition to getting the most precise position fix, the platform offers easy-to-use tools for geofencing, delivering mobile content, automating IoT devices, integrating to 3rd party APIs, and collecting analytics. The platform can be connected to any application with iOS and Android SDKs, and an Ionic/Cordova plugin.

Proximi.io was founded in April 2014 by Annina Koskiola and Mika Koskiola. Coming from different backgrounds, both had grown an interest toward location-based technologies. Annina is an archeologist and museum exhibition curator by education, who got pulled into the field through her masters thesis reserach on museums and mobile applications. Mika has a strong background in R&D with WiFi technology and embedded Linux systems.

For press inquiries, contact Annina Koskiola, annina.koskiola@proximi.io, +358(0)40 353 3131

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Past coverage:

“15 of Helsinki’s hottest start-ups worth sussing out”

Silicon Republic, September 14, 2017
https://www.siliconrepublic.com/start-ups/helsinki-startups

“What’s New for Designers, September 2017”

Webdesigner Depot, September 11, 2017
https://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2017/09/whats-new-for-designers-september-2017/

“Annina Koskiola, CEO of Proximi.io talks Marketing Tech”

Martech Advisor, August 23, 2017
https://www.martechadvisor.com/news/audience-market-data/annina-koskiola-ceo-of-proximiio-talks-marketing-tech/

“The most promising Finnish startups of 2017 – List of 10 startups”

Setapp Blog, August 21, 2017
https://blog.setapp.pl/promising-finnish-startups-2017/

“Q & A with Annina Koskiola, CEO, Proximi.io”

Technology Signals, May 15, 2017
http://technology-signals.com/q-a-with-annina-koskiola-ceo-proximi-io/

“Archaeologist is now sniffing the future: Annina Koskiola got absorbed into location technology, while working on her thesis”

Keski-Uusimaa, May 10, 2017
http://www.keski-uusimaa.fi/artikkeli/517775-arkeologi-nuuskii-nyt-tulevaisuutta-annina-koskiola-innostui-gradua-tehdessaan

“Proximi.io raises fresh round of funding for its mobile positioning platform”

Tech.eu, April 25, 2017
http://tech.eu/brief/proximi-io/

“Is the construction business taking off with the help of young startup companies?”

Kiinteistörakentaminen, 2/2017
Printed magazine.

“Fira is seeking startups to the construction industry”

Suomen Kiinteistölehti, March 23, 2017
http://www.kiinteistolehti.fi/fira-etsii-startuppeja-rakennusalalle/

“Fira is getting speed from startups – a smart building communicates to its user”

Tekniikka & Talous, March 22, 2017
http://www.tekniikkatalous.fi/tekniikka/rakennus/fira-hakee-vauhtia-startupeista-alyrakennus-lahettaa-viesteja-kayttajilleen-6634898

(Video) “Ice cool business ideas straight from an ice hole – a pitch could last as long as wanted for once”

MTV, February 15, 2017
http://www.mtv.fi/uutiset/kotimaa/artikkeli/video-hyytavan-kovia-liikeideoita-suoraan-avannosta-myyntipuhe-sai-kerrankin-kestaa-niin-kauan-kuin-myyja-halusi/6312994

“ProgrammableWeb’s Most Interesting APIs in 2016: Mapping and Location”

Programmable Web, January 2, 2017
https://www.programmableweb.com/news/programmablewebs-most-interesting-apis-2016-mapping-and-location/brief/2017/01/02

Guest at afternoon talkshow

Sisuradio Iltapäivä talkshow, November 11, 2016
http://sverigesradio.se/sida/avsnitt/812811?programid=4876 

“Positioning technology gained victory in Finnish Railway’s hackathon”

Uusiteknologia.fi, September 19, 2016
http://www.uusiteknologia.fi/2016/09/19/paikannusteknologia-toi-vrn-palkinnon/

“Why Is Indoor Positioning Going To Be Huge In India?”

Silicon India, August 23, 2016
http://www.siliconindia.com/magazine-articles-in/Why_Is_Indoor_Positioning_Going_To_Be_Huge_In_India-SVQJ120718626.html

“How this archaeologist became the CEO of an IT company”

YourStory, August 17, 2016
https://yourstory.com/2016/08/annina-koskiola-proximi-io/

“Proximi.io positions itself well”

Good News from Finland, July 4, 2016
http://www.goodnewsfinland.com/feature/proximi-io-positions-well/

Proximity Marketing in Sports & Events – Q2 2016 Report

Proxbook, July 2016
https://www.proxbook.com/reports/

ArcticStartup’s Top 30 Nordic/Baltic Startups To Watch In 2016

Arctic Startup, May 11 2016
http://arcticstartup.com/article/arcticstartups-top-30-nordicbaltic-startups-to-watch-in-2016/

Daily API RoundUp: Google Cloud Debugger, Valossa, FoodFacts, Bttn, Proximi, 3D Printler

Programmable Web, April 8, 2016
http://www.programmableweb.com/news/daily-api-roundup-google-cloud-debugger-valossa-foodfacts-bttn-proximi-3d-printler/brief/2016/04/08

Startup enterpreneurs’ ideas gain praises from investors

Aalto Universtiy news, February 29, 2016
http://biz.aalto.fi/fi/current/news/2016-02-29/

Industrial revolution 4.0?

GründerSzene, February 25, 2016
http://www.gruenderszene.de/allgemein/industrielle-revolution-4-0-scale11-2016-6943

“Virtual Reality next success story for Finnish startups?”

Kauppalehti, February 5, 2016
http://www.kauppalehti.fi/uutiset/virtuaalitodellisuudesta-seuraava-menestystarina-suomalaisstartupeille/GyY3n6hh

Super Suomi: 16 Finnish startups that could change the world in 2016

Ink Tank Media blog, February 4, 2016
https://inktankmedia.fi/16-finnish-startups-watch-out-2016/

“This local application gains business angels’ trust”

Keski-Uusimaa, December 30, 2016
http://www.keski-uusimaa.fi/artikkeli/350962-tahan-paikalliseen-sovellukseen-bisnesenkelit-nyt-uskovat