New Startups – Ivy Entrepreneurs – Helping democratize high-quality live entrepreneurship education to help new businesses launch, scale and fund. Led by serial entrepreneurs and experienced Columbia Entrepreneurship Lecturers. Educating, mentoring and accelerating the next generation of entrepreneurs.Next cohort will start on March 28, 2023
GREENWICH, Conn., March 9, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Michael McGuire, a Columbia University lecturer and serial entrepreneur and former co-founder and CEO of Symbridge, is a leader in the entrepreneurial education and mentoring community. I started a new business.
Ivy Entrepreneurs is the first teaching/mentoring meets accelerator program that takes students from the idea stage to the fundraising and investor stage. “You don’t need an idea to get started with Ivy Entrepreneurs. All you need is a passion for identifying problems, developing solutions, and creating ways to monetize your solutions in the marketplace.”
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Ivy Entrepreneurs was founded to educate and mentor startup entrepreneurs and early stage teams. We are also committed to giving up to $10,000 to the best startup ideas. But most importantly, Ivy Entrepreneurs has set aside 25% of each cohort’s seats for need-based scholarships covering 100% of tuition fees, and will provide those students with: To provide free instruction.
“Entrepreneurship mobilizes and equalizes the economy, and we want to provide that opportunity to underserved students,” said McGuire.
Ivy Entrepreneurs is designed to be accessible to entrepreneurs who are not in a position to study entrepreneurship in a degree-granting program and who want live, discussion-based education and peer learning. Her target audience is between the ages of 18 and 45, focusing on people in transition in their careers, lives, and education, as well as need-driven entrepreneurs.
The first cohort of students will meet in November 2022, bringing together 14 students from around the world, including Paris, London, LA and NYC, making for a cohesive and productive cohort. The first group is Greenwich resident Elizabeth Buffone, who founded Be Seen Strategies, a social media strategy and production agency, and Freja Settergren co-founded Rent Club Paris, an early-stage company, among a number of new businesses her I had a successful venture.
Buffone said of his experience: I am so grateful to have found this influential community and started my business!”
Applications for Cohort II are now open and scholarships are available. Cohort II is scheduled to begin on March 28 and will receive eight consecutive weeks of education in a hybrid format of seven live online sessions and one in-person session. In week 9, we have the option to develop a business prototype, and in week 10 students pitch to investors. Applicants do not need to have an idea or team to apply. For more information, please visit our website http://www.goivye.com.
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