Check out Marieh Mehran, founder of MAA’VA as she joins ChangeNOW’s panel featuring Women for Change. Filmed live at the world’s largest event for the planet, ChangeNOW in Paris, France on May 19th, 2022 From the event program: When girls get the opportunities they deserve, amazing things start to happen. We know that there is a gap in visibility, recognition and access to opportunities between men and women. It’s crucial to provide these resources at a young age and not […] More
Dear Startup Founders, I regret to Inform you that there is no magic money tree.
Neither does it fall from the sky
This may sound like a ridiculous, patronising, and cynical statement, but not a week goes by when I’m not asked by some aspiring founders — typically yet to launch — “when will I get funding?”.
The reality and truth is: for many(/most), you won’t.
Award winning cannabis lifestyle publication Sensi Magazine expands it’s reach into LATAM with new Puerto Pico magazine. This special bilingual edition is Sensi’s first entrance into the ever expanding Puerto Rico cannabis landscape.
We are excited to release the LatAm FI50 report! Following the release of our global FI50 report, the new LatAm FI50 features the companies from Founder Institute’s portfolio across Central and South America that are growing most quickly in 2022, with the aim to bring attention to these fast-growth businesses.
This list of course includes scale-up companies that raised big institutional funding rounds over the past year, but also high-growth earlier stage startups you may not have heard of yet, that are achieving impressive early growth metrics across more than 16+ cities and 2 continents.
Click the link above to visit the FI LATAM Fast 50
Jennifer Kruidbos is the Founder & CEO of Blawesome, a Founder Institute Toronto portfolio company providing a platform for wellness creators and their communities to learn, grow, and build culture together. Blawesome is a web3 creator marketplace network, with tools to help wellness creators to grow, manage and monetize their communities, including practice management structures and tokenized communities.
The New Normal means New Opportunities: today, the world needs more entrepreneurs to help lead the way in building a brighter future for all. The Founder Institute, the world’s most proven network to turn ideas into fundable startups, and startups into global businesses, is excited to announce that it is officially launching its newest chapter in Cameroon.
Opportunities are flourishing in Cameroon. There’s now a growing ecosystem of support here for entrepreneurs – and Founder Institute can increase any aspiring technology entrepreneur’s chances of success in Cameroon, by providing the necessary founder mindset, structure, and network – with a direct link to Silicon Valley.
The Cameroon accelerator features world class mentors, including RSL’s Managing Director Chris Foltz
FounderX, the Founder Institute’s VIP Gathering of Alumni, Mentors, Local Leaders, Investors and Partners is happening this summer! Mark your calendars: from August 2 – 4th 2022, hand-selected members of the Founder Institute network will gather online for a series of fun virtual networking events, group workshops, and engaging talks from top Keynote Speakers.
When serial tech entrepreneur J.D. Meints hit a wall with his addiction and started on the road to recovery, he discovered his new life’s work. Now he’s building a virtual behavioral health platform that makes addiction treatment and supportive communities scalable.