Blankfactor provides services to top-tier Financial Services and Life Sciences companies, helping them scale and deliver products faster through end-to-end product development and consulting services
MIAMI, FL, July 24th, 2023 — Endeavor Miami, part of the global Endeavor non-profit organization supporting entrepreneurship, has announced the selection of Michael “Mike” Wear and Melody Pak, Co-Founders of Blankfactor, as Endeavor Entrepreneurs at its 96th International Selection Panel (ISP) in Bali, Indonesia held from July 17th to 19th, 2023.
“I’m absolutely excited to have Melody and Michael join our Endeavor network,” expressed Claudia Duran, Managing Director of Endeavor Miami. “We can’t wait to start supporting Blankfactor, and I am confident that they will take their company to even greater heights. Witnessing their multiplier effect in the South Florida ecosystem is something I am eagerly anticipating.”
Noticing a gap in the Financial Services and Life Sciences industries, founders Michael Wear and Melody Pak realized they needed to create a solution to address the growing demand for technology that addresses current needs while anticipating future trends. Founded in 2019, Blankfactor offers on-shore and nearshore development work, specializing in product development. As engineer-consultants, they collaborate with clients to envision, create, and execute product roadmaps, providing cost-effective expertise that surpasses traditional US-based tech providers. Over the last four years, the company, headquartered in Miami, has grown to a workforce of 316 employees and has opened offices in Bulgaria, Colombia and Costa Rica.
“We are thrilled to be joining Endeavor. As we progress through each step of this process we become more and more impressed by the caliber and the very heart of each entrepreneur, mentor and team member that make Endeavor so special,” said Melody Pak and Michael Wear, Co-Founders at Blankfactor. “We look forward to learning, growing, and engineering impact with Endeavor!”
Endeavor’s ISP is the culmination of a rigorous multi-step selection process where panels, composed of world-class business leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors, interview candidates about their business traction, leadership potential, and timing to further scale. To be selected, an entrepreneur must receive a unanimous vote from the entire panel.Panelists at the ISP included Sherry Coutu, Chairman at Workfinder, Mohamed Azab, Co-Founder & CEO at Grinta, Ayman Essawy, Co-Founder & Co-CEO at Lucky Financial, Aaron Tan, Founder & CEO at Carro, Arif Rachmat, Co-Founder & Executive Chairman at PT Triputra Agro Persada Group, and Wiktor Schmidt, Executive Chairman at Netguru.
About Endeavor Miami:
Endeavor’s Miami affiliate was established in 2013, with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as the first U.S. affiliate of the global Endeavor organization. Endeavor Miami is a non-profit organization that selects, mentors, and supports high-impact entrepreneurs in Florida. In 2022, Miami’s Endeavor Entrepreneurs generated over $800M in revenues and employed over 5,000 individuals. With the addition of its newest companies, the affiliate currently supports 25 companies and 41 entrepreneurs, such as Momentis Surgical, NovoPayment, and Tissini. Learn more about Endeavor Miami at https://endeavormiami.org