Startup Boost South Florida Announces Strategic Partnership With Crowdfunding Platform Wefunder
Deal will provide accepted startups access to Wefunder mentorship, founder discounted fees as part of the package deal.
Marc Lissade, Startup Boost South Florida's director, states: "Working closely with Wefunder on this project is an amazing opportunity for Startups to boost their equity investment success potential. This strategic partnership secures the 2nd leg of our AIR (Acceleration, Investment, Revenue) framework in order to provide our cohort with best of class resources."
Lydia Smith, member of Wefunder's Growth Team states: "We're stoked for the opportunity to support founders alongside Startup Boost South Florida. By orchestrating all the legal paperwork, managing investment contracts, and opening up investment opportunities to both accredited and unaccredited investors -- founders working with Wefunder get to focus more on what matters: running their startup."
Adie Akuffo-Afful, Wefunder's Director of Partnerships states: "Wefunder is thrilled to work with the top-notch founders from Startup Boost South Florida and give them access to our team of expert fundraisers & 900K investor network as they build their respective armies of supporters."
Applications are open to all pre-seed/seed stage startups for Startup Boost 2021 Spring at https://startupboost.org/
Contact: Marc Lissade
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About Startup Boost
Startup Boost is a global pre-accelerator program with a mission to lead pre-seed & seed-stage startups towards Accelerators, Investment, and Revenue. Our mentor-driven program seeks to meet the unique needs that startups face in this early stage. We partner with accelerator programs to screen & prepare startups for their programs. We prepare our teams for investment through business model refinement & connections. We help put our startups on a scalable revenue trajectory. We charge no fees and take no equity. We are able to operate through the support of our strong partners and sponsors, as well as the time donated by our passionate mentors and facilitators.
Wefunder is the nation's leading investment crowdfunding platform, with a mission to keep the American dream alive. Founded in 2011, Wefunder has helped hundreds of companies raise almost $130 million. Wefunder companies have gone on to raise over $2 billion in venture capital. Wefunder is a Public Benefit Corporation and B Corp, with a goal to help 20,000 founders get off the ground by 2029.
Startup Boost South Florida Director