A platform where brands can browse hospitality spaces and send a booking request to have their products featured in the area or book the area for a product demo/talk etc. In a way it's similar to Appear Here but not limited to retail stores Spaces we're targeting: spas, coworking spaces, coliving spaces, vacation rentals.
Validation and monetization - two great questions.
See some great tips on how to do validation in this answer: https://clarity.fm/questions/6423/how-do-you-do-market-research (happy to help you plan your specific validation process)
Regarding monetization - the most suitable business models in this case would be commission / intermediate fee taken from either the advertisers or the owners of the advertising spaces (spas, coworking spaces) or both of them.
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