METAMORPH

RAINMAKERS in association with ThinkBig Ventures announces “MetaMorph” a startup incubation program for new age first-time and serial entrepreneurs and startups looking to build and scale up into fast growing industries.

MetaMorph will be an environment where:

  • New entrepreneurs are encouraged and supported to develop their ideas
  • Existing startups are encouraged and supported to grow their business
  • Investors can readily identify opportunities to back emerging and growing startups
  • Successful entrepreneurs can mentor and guide new entrepreneurs
  • Events and programs are run to inspire, educate, share with and connect members of the entrepreneurial community.

A startup incubator is a collaborative program designed to help new startups succeed. Incubators help entrepreneurs solve some of the problems commonly associated with running a startup by providing workspace, seed funding, mentoring, and training (see list below for a more extensive list of common incubator services). The sole purpose of a startup incubator is to help entrepreneurs grow their business Incubator Services ?

Here is a list of the most common services provided by business incubators:

  • Help with business basics
  • Networking opportunities
  • Marketing assistance
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Accounting/financial management assistance
  • Access to bank loans, loan funds and guarantee programs
  • Help with presentation skills
  • Connections to higher education resources
  • Connections to strategic partners
  • Access to angel investors or venture capital
  • Comprehensive business training programs
  • Advisory boards and mentors
  • Management team identification
  • Help with business etiquette
  • Technology commercialization assistance
  • Help with regulatory compliance
  • Intellectual property management and legal counsel