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As a startup, do you wonder why you would want to become an IBM Global Entrepreneur Partner (GEP)? What does IBM offer other programs don’t?
First, amazing access to IBM the World leader with resources and technology.
The Capital Network (TCN) Venture Fast Track Day June 18th was one of those “exclusive GEP event invite” worth reporting about.
TCN’s mission: To fuel the success of entrepreneurs, to build our economy, and improve our quality of life by helping entrepreneurs fill their early stage funding gap. https://ibm.biz/BdxuLJ
Venture Fast Track Day was informative and packed schedule of activity.
15 IBM GEP’s attended the day’s event starting at 8:30 am. Many “walked away with invaluable information, shared by an amazing experts” on Venture funding nuances.
The topics were laid out progressively for a startup at any stage to gain insights and knowledge from experts within the ecosystem. Experts included Jean Hammond – Member, Launchpad, Hub Angels, Golden Seeds and Jennifer Jordan – MassVentures, Golden Seeds.
The Entrepreneur-Advisor Matching Lunch session was an excellent way for startups to get very valuable feedback on their 60 second pitch. The combination of mentors/advisors and startups at the table provided a venue for the startups to gain advice and learn from other entrepreneurs’ experience.
There was a wealth of takeaways from just this one event.
Join IBM GEP and experience all the opportunities and advantages the program has to offer https://ibm.biz/BdxnAM !
Contact Mehjabin Kapasi firstname.lastname@example.org for information or questions.
List of @IBMWaltham events https://ibm.biz/BdxGQr