IgniteU NY offers a unique nine-week business accelerator program for entrepreneurs of operational startups. The experiential program incorporates aspects of the lean startup methodology and adds branded business development, financial and leadership management development to your business toolkit.
We are looking for startups who have a proof of concept, early traction and/or a validated business model that describes their customer segments and value propositions.
The IgniteU Accelerator Program coupled with a host of unique initiatives places the emphasis on engaging the community and building relationships for your business.
The IgniteU Accelerator Program runs from mid-June to August and is non-dilutive to accepted companies.
Using the lean startup methodology, customer discovery and development process, and experiential learning, we will cover the following topics:
Branding and Marketing
Communications Creation & Process
Customer Segmentation & Development
Financial Controls & Understanding