Capstone – Project

Market Opportunity and Go-to-Market strategy for adding payments to Kenect platform.

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Project Synopsis

Kenect is a text message platform for business. The high level goal is to assess the market opportunity and develop the go to market strategy for adding payment collection functionality to the Kenect platform.

Questions to be answered:
How can Kenect customers benefit from payment collection functionality?
Which verticals would benefit the most from the functionality and how (value proposition)?
What is the revenue and growth opportunity in each vertical?
What are the appropriate go to market strategies (pricing, packaging, positioning) for each vertical? What are the pros and cons (rates, development work required, reputation, necessary functionality) of the potential companies that Kenect could partner/integrate with to add this functionality?
Do Kenect’s top competitors offer this functionality? How well has it been received from their customers?

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Project Topics

Customer Service


Product Design & Development

Sales & Business Development

Software Design & Development

Company Information

StagePre-Revenue Startup
Hiring PotentialN/A

Company Overview

Kenect is a technology platform designed to help you grow your business. We help you attract, convert, and keep more customers by strengthening your: online presence, online reputation, and online communication. We accomplish this through our state-of-the-art business texting platform that links to your existing business line and helps you generate dozens of online reviews each month in addition to getting you better KENECTED with your prospects and customers.

Experiential Learning Program Details

SchoolUniversity of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business
Engagement FormatCapstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in consulting teams of 3-5 directly with faculty and client liaisons on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.
Students EnrolledN/A
Meeting Day & TimeN/A
Student Time Commitment1-3 Hours Per Week
Company Time Commitment3-5 Hours
Duration0.43 Weeks

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Industry Mentors

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Academic Mentors


Alice Obermiller

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