Wirkle co-founder Sunil Goyal has launched a services marketplace called Near.in. As of now, the marketplace is limited to service providers from Gurgaon across categories like Home Needs (home services, architects & interior designers) Health & Wellness (dieticians, physiotherapists and zumba classes) and Events (photographers, makeup artists, tattoo artists, event planners). Goyal told Medianama that they will expand this to include service providers in Delhi by early 2015 and then move onto other major cities across India. The Near.in iOS app is currently pending approval from Apple and is expected to be released by early next week, while the Android app is expected to be available by end of this month. The site claims that it offers a curated list of service providers based on feedback from social groups like Facebook and consumer forums. The service providers are then thoroughly vetted by Near.in’s…
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