Innovation City Cape Town is a hub for digital innovation in South Africa, bringing together a community of start-ups, scale-ups, entrepreneurs, and innovators to foster co-creation and accelerate Cape Town’s digital ambitions. 

As part of its efforts to showcase exceptional promise and support disruptive innovation, Innovation City held its annual Tech Startup of the Year 2023 competition, receiving over 100 applications from dynamic and diverse tech startups. The selection process focused on identifying top contenders based on their innovation, potential for growth, and impact on their respective industries.

The finalists include Amnova, Autoscriber, Data Convergence, EngageMx, Franc, Happy Pay, Momint, Streams Pay, Strove, and Wamly

Wamly Wins Tech Startup of the Year 2023

On April 13th, the finalists of Innovation City’s Tech Startup of the Year 2023 competition gathered in Cape Town to deliver their 3-minute pitches to a panel of proven entrepreneurs. After careful consideration and evaluation, the judges announced their decision on the evening of Thursday, April 20th, 2022:

Wamly Wins Tech Startup of the Year 2023


Wamly Wins Tech Startup of the Year 2023

The whole team at Wamly would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Innovation City for this incredible honour. Winning the Tech Startup of the Year award is a significant achievement for us, and we are grateful to be recognised for our commitment to innovation and providing real solutions to real-world problems. Being recognised among a diverse array of dynamic and innovative startups in the competition is an incredible honour.

We would also like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude to our clients and the broader Wamly community. Without your support and belief in our platform, we wouldn’t be where we are today. Your trust in us and your feedback has been invaluable in shaping our product and driving our growth.

Wamly’s vision going forward is to continue innovating the recruitment process with our one-way video interview platform. We aim to provide the best possible experience for both employers and job seekers, saving time and creating efficiency in the hiring process.

With Francois de Wet leading the way, Wamly will continue launching new features and revolutionising the recruitment process to benefit employers and job seekers alike. We are committed to using technology to drive positive change in the HRTech space and improve the lives of people around the world.