What happens when a Silicon Valley veteran, a product management specialist and a stand-up comic come together for a business proposition?
They create a mobile app. That’s exactly what Prasanna Jagannathan, Sampath Jagannathan and Murali Satagopan, more family than friends, have done.
Brigge, their brainchild, funded by The Chennai Angels, strives to use technology to help like-minded people connect. “We want to change the way people approach leisure,” says Prasanna. “Our app is a platform for anyone who wants to do something interesting, but do not have company.”
So, what exactly is Brigge? Predominantly a Chennai-based app, that’s also available in other centres, it is a social platform where people can discover and participate in activities happening in their areas of interest. How different is it from a Google Doc or a WhatsApp group? “It is both put into one,” explains Sampath. “The difference is that it motivates you to get out there and do the things that you’ve always wanted to.”
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