2022 Best Tech Startups in Frisco

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Frisco, Texas. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

Looking for a badge to celebrate your awesome accomplishment? Find it here!

1. Meritize


Founded: 2016

Also honored in: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Frisco

“Meritize, located here in Frisco, TX, is providing awareness, access, and advancement in the skills-based space. Meritize is changing the way students borrow, because they know that students are more than just a credit score.

That’s why Meritize looks beyond FICO and uses academic, military, and work achievements to enhance a student’s credit evaluation and potentially improve their loan options.

Visit to check your loan options without impacting your credit score!”

2. Trivie


Founded: 2011


We believe that knowledge is the most fundamental element that drives human growth, and the ability to retain and apply knowledge creates the building blocks to better human experiences.


We have simplified and solved the most complex problem in learning: ensuring people remember information long-term. Trivie helps employees retain workforce knowledge and give companies actionable insights that will impact business decisions.


We combine brain science, AI, peer-to-peer learning, and robust analytics into one modern platform that dramatically improves the way people learn and remember information.”

3. Music Audience Exchange

Music Audience Exchange

Founded: 2014

Also honored in:

“Music Audience Exchange (MAX) is reshaping the future landscape of music.

Across billions of streams, video views, social shares, and live shows, there are massive, diverse communities of fans forming around more music and more artists than ever before. MAX has built a platform that deeply understands these audiences, and has created a model that gives brands the opportunity to enrich (not interrupt) the fan experience.

​The MAX Platform™ is built on proprietary data science that maps specific audience attributes to a database of 765 genres, 2.4 million artists, all 4 content types (audio, video, social, live), and a network of channels that reaches 98% of music fans in the places they’re already going to for music.”

4. Nepris


Founded: 2013

Also honored in:

“Connecting every classroom to the real world to engage and inspire students in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math(STEAM). Nepris’​ cloud based platform makes it possible for teachers and students to connect with the right industry experts and learn from them without spending much time planning or leaving the classroom.”

5. Legalinc

Legal Inc

Founded: 2014

Also honored in:

“Legalinc is a cloud based SaaS platform that enables small business service providers to efficiently manage their customer’s legal transactional and compliance needs. We believe legal services should be simple, cost effective, and informative. Our primary goal is to bring traditional small business legal services online and automate everything in between.”

6. SmartKarrot


Founded: 2018

“SmartKarrot is an intelligent, actionable Customer Success Platform to drive predictable and repeatable success from onboarding to advocacy.

Customer-centric Enterprises and SMBs across industries use it to drive successful onboarding, adoption, engagement, retention, renewal, upsell, and revenue growth at scale.

Empower your customer success teams to realize their fullest potential and deliver winning customer outcomes to reduce churn, expand predictable revenue, and grow customer lifetime value.”

7. OneNeighbor


Founded: 2019

Also honored in: 2021 Best Tech Startups in Frisco

“OneNeighbor is an app/website that allows homeowners to find, purchase, and manage recurring home services as a group to drive significant cost savings and consolidate payments.

On average, homeowners save 20% – 50% on home services with OneNeighbor.”

8. Skyfire Digital

Skyfire Digital

Founded: 2020

“We are a brand with a mission to provide tailored-made digital solutions for Businesses to meet its client needs through our pool digital tools, technologies and strategies.

We strive to bring growth to our clients by leveraging the best of digital tools, technologies, strategies as well as a deep knowledge and an understanding of their target market. We provide our customers with nothing but the highest quality of service and give their brand an experience to help their business stand out from the crowd.”

9. Star Shoutout

Star Shoutout

Founded: 2016

“Star Shoutout is a developer of an online fan engagement platform used to allow fans to interact with influencers and celebrities. It is a platform where fans bid on SSO auctions, create content, interact with other fans and stars, and receive brand-sponsored exclusive offers and promotions from both advertisers and agencies. It offers amarketplace that allows fans to book and pay for personalized video shout-outs from the celebrity of their choice that enable users to share videos and interact with influencers on social networks without leaving the screen.”