One now has a superhero in the form of 2020 Startups. The program aims to help achieve the dream of business visions for small startups. As a result, with assistance from 2020, small business startups will learn how to utilize genuine ideas. Low tech artists, designers, chefs, as well as investors and all of those with unique visions have a chance to be supported with an amazing workspace and a brilliant marketing team as mentors.
As stated to NYNJ by Mark Gold, Founder of 2020 Startups:
“Since launching in 2016, 2020 Startups has scaled over 100 Startups from over 25 countries and 6 continents. In the process, we have helped raise over $5 Million in seed-money for 0% Equity.”
2020 Startups as Aid for Small Startups
Early stage startups can now receive aid from a true hero that is 2020 Startups. With aid from 2020 Startups entrepreneurs are invited to apply to learn how to build their own vision into a business reality.
A six-week hyper-accelerator program aids as an enhanced avenue for bringing start-up visions into real-world reality. Those in the 90-day accelerator program receive a fast-track that helps young startups get going in the real world.
2020 is serious about its mission stating:
“We are a dynamic and co-evolving entrepreneurial ecosystem where communities of diverse visionaries create and capture new value through collaboration and sustainability.”
This effort is assisted by New York City with partners including Microsoft and IBM. 2020 Startups is able to offer thousands of dollars’ worth of aid through funding. Those accepted only pay a small nominal fee.
Participants are taught to think like a visionary. They learn how to pitch and sell their product, build partnerships, and scale their business. The program aims to help realize and sustain dreams. This is achieved with resources that otherwise may have been unaffordable to small startups.
Long Term Goals Accomplished with 2020 Startups
All startups who are accepted into 2020 receive intense prepping. The prep allows for learning how to market dreams into business realities and long-term goals. 2020 partners with more than 50 industry leaders and holds multiple educational workshops conducted by senior executives with hands-on support. An amazing 92-percent have realized goals reporting a worthwhile business improvement.
Mark Gold, managing director, is proud to state that those who take full advantage of the three-month program will certainly be ready to jump into the “Shark Tank.”
“I personally feel this program is a godsend for hundreds of business owners who can’t yet afford a city office, marketing and necessary daily operations.”
Furthermore, the goal of 2020 is to guide upstart business persons. Entrepreneurs will gain the knowledge and abilities to grow to maintain and sustain small businesses. The goal includes creating new employment. Therefore, these business owners should be able to employ approximately three people in just their first year. Participants have complete access to a beautiful 24-hour workspace and marketing laboratory. Especially relevant are the executive workshops, one-on-one mentor, and investment assistance included.
Due to the partnership with a city-subsidized program by Downtown Alliance, 2020 is able to offer a co-op type workspace environment. A $2.5 million city grant helped construct of the state-of-the-art facility. The space includes five meeting rooms equipped with high-end media, two living rooms, two workspaces, an event space and a coffee shop. In addition, extras include beautiful views overlooking the Manhattan skyline and waterfront.
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