40% Month-Over-Month Growth Positions Silvernest as “One to Watch”

TiE50, App Ideas Awards and Built in Colorado reinforce smart thinking and strong growth behind the online home sharing service for Baby Boomers

Boulder, Colo. – May 10, 2016Aging technology startup Silvernest is six months old, and the online home sharing service has been busy lately! The Silvernest team has grown to five core members; all of whom have extensive experience in entrepreneurship, finance, product development, marketing and technology. Membership in the Silvernest community has swelled to more than 1,400 homeowners and housemates, with listings currently available in 12 states. This startup baby is taking no time learning to run with 40% month-over-month growth, placing the company on a solid trajectory for the future.

During the past few months, Silvernest has also been recognized by some of the largest and most prestigious technology competitions and startup organizations in the country. From New York to Silicon Valley, a few highlights include:

Executive Quote “We want to extend our gratitude to our Silvernest supporters, members, investors and advisors for helping to make our first six months a true roller coaster ride of the best kind,” said Wendi Burkhardt, co-founder and CEO of Silvernest. “As a TiE50 Winner, we are eager to take another spin, and are doubly committed to creating Silvernest as the highest quality service for the 50+ crowd of homeowners and housemates to have a secure, seamless and successful home sharing experience.”

About Silvernest

Silvernest is an online home sharing service that pairs aging homeowners with qualified housemates, giving Baby Boomers and empty nesters an aging-in-place alternative. Through its roommate-matching, lease management and localized support services, Silvernest combines the tools, expertise and commitment to provide the industry's first comprehensive home sharing platform. This hassle-free service takes care of the details, providing peace-of-mind by enabling people to stay in their homes, while benefiting from increased income and shared experiences. Denver-based Silvernest has been called a company to watch. Visit us online at www.silvernest.com, check out our blog, or follow us Facebook and Twitter.

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