Timefree Innovations, Inc.

The team graduated from Ateneo de Zamboanga University and was a finalist at the 6th SWEEP Awards in 2010.

Dubbed Timefree, the application is a virtual queuing solution that helps businesses with high volume of daily face-to-face transactions have better customer experience and increase customer engagements. It sends SMS alerts to customers if their turn is approaching, thus allowing them to do other things instead of waiting in line for their turn.


  • Won in the 1st Ideaspace National Competition held last April 2013

  • Raised $25,000 in seed funding and is the first startup in the Ideaspace incubation program to have generated over $125,000 in revenue.

  • Currently valued at $1M.

  • Patents:
    o IPO PHL (Philippines): Nov. 2013
    o WIPO (World IPO): Nov 2014

  • Companies:
    o Smart: iQue in 130 Smart and PLDT Stores
    o Ateneo de Zamboanga University: Jan 2015
    o Maynilad: Feb 2015
    o PLM: Q1 2015
    o Western Union: 2 branches HK and 1 branch in Malaysia

  • Partners:
    o Microsoft: Named face of Microsoft’ BizSpark product for Start-ups
    o PLDT Alpha: currently undergoing vendor accreditation to be offered as part of their bundles

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