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OUR VALUES

 
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1. DIVERSITY

Our primary focus and our values are on the diversity of the startups and their co-founders.


Diversity brings innovation.

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2. OUR START

When we started in 2018, we had a very specific and clear goal:


To create a startup community and ecosystem that focuses on the diversity of the founders.

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3. OUR GOAL IN 2018

Our initial goal that year was:

  • 20% Women founders

  • 20% Minority founders

  • 20% Founders over 40

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4. HARD WORK

Over the next 19 months, we worked hard, and through sheer 
perseverance - along with help from the startup community,
our mentors and advisors - we achieved our goal.

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5. RESULT

In January of 2020, we finally reached the numbers we strived for:

  • 24% Women founders

  • 20% Minority founders

  • 22% Founders over 40

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6. OUR NEXT GOAL

Looking into the future, we want to achieve even more and help out even more startup founders. We want to do it in 12 months!

Here is our pledge and our goal:

  • 25% Women founders

  • 25% Minority founders

  • 25% Founders over 40

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7. ONGOING...

We will not stop there, we will push harder:

  • 33% Women founders

  • 33% Minority founders

  • 33% Founders over 40

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8. JOIN US IN OUR JOURNEY

Let's partner.

Let's figure out how we can make this an absolutely fantastic startup ecosystem.

Do our values align?