Join our Fall Program AMA September 2nd
We are excited to invite you to our Fall program AMA to learn all about the Startup Boost Pre-Accelerator program.
Over the past 3 years Startup Boost has had 2900 applications, grown to 12 cities with 26 programs thanks to amazing city leaders who have pre-accelerated 200+ startups with 50% of these companies going on to top tier accelerators and raising over $50m to date.
On the evening you will meet the team from Startup Boost HQ will explain the program, how to get involved and we will run networking so you can get to chat with attendees and the team!
Our Ethos: To lead pre-seed stage startups towards Accelerators, Investment, and/or Revenue (AIR)
We partner with accelerator programs to screen & prepare startups for their programs
We prepare our teams for investment through business model refinement & connections
We help put our startups on a scalable revenue trajectory
Global Ecosystem Partners
Startup Boost programs have achieved:
Over the space of six weeks Startup Boost works with early stage startups in the following key areas to help ensure your company is prepared for next steps into either Accelerators or seed investment. Thanks to a pool of local mentors you will get one on one time each week to work through your business model hand in hand with expert speakers rounded out with weekly pitch and presentation training to improve your communication and value proposition.
1-on-1 Mentorship – Serial entrepreneurs & investors provide experience & expertise
Help them focus on specific priorities to advance the business
We connect startups with the top accelerators, seed investors, and industry partners
from recognized experts
to identify holes in the business and hone the startup’s story.
to fix holes in the business.
Week 1: Induction
Meet your cohort, speakers, mentors and get a deep dive into what’s going to happen over the program and what you need to do to make the most from the program.
Week 2: Customer Development
Learn how to make the most of your time with customers and getting to the bottom of what they need from your startup and turn these lessons.
Week 3: Pitch And Presentation Skills
Get best practice tips on how to ensure your presentation and pitch skills communicate your company effectively, clearly and connect with your customers.
Week 4: Market Sizing
Understand how to breakdown markets to see how big your potential customer can be and start working on how to take the right steps in addressing this new business.
Week 5: Building Products that Matter
Hear from industry expert speakers on the factors that go into making products that your users and customers will care about to make your startup a necessary item for their everyday way of doing things.
Week 6: Venture Funding and Accelerators
Get insights into what role accelerators, seed and venture funding may play a role in the future of your startup and how best to deal with them at the right time for your business.