2023 Best Tech Startups in Riverside

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Riverside, California. 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. WurkNow Inc.

WurkNow Inc.

Founded: 2017

Also honored in: 2022 Best Tech Startups in Riverside

“By tapping into the power of technology like artificial intelligence and blockchain, WurkNow has developed an ecosystem that helps employees and agencies collaboratively manage their experience from onboarding and placement to compliance and workforce management, all in one place. For more information, please visit

Our mission is to generate credible data and trust through technology that enhances the Blue-Collar Workforce experience.”

2. FarmSense


Founded: 2016

“FarmSense is an agricultural smart trap using optical sensor technology to monitor insects in the fields. FarmSense’s patented algorithm captures flying insect signals from the field and sends this categorized data, along with environmental information, allowing early detection to reduce pesticide use and increase crop yields.”

3. DeepBits Technology

DeepBits Technology

Founded: 2017

“Deepbits builds the AI-powered platform that generates SBOMs directly from application binaries to firmware images and continuously protects by integrating to the software supply chain lifecycle.”

4. StarNav


Founded: 2020

“StarNav LLC’s technologies support accurate and reliable positioning, navigation, and timing for autonomous and human-operated systems. StarNav develops receivers that convert ambient non-GNSS radio signals (cellular, television, and satellite signals) into positioning information so that vehicles can operate safely during complete GNSS denial.”

5. Pulse360


Founded: 2019

Also honored in:

“Helping financial advisors automate and streamline meeting preps and meeting follow-ups.”