ROCKSTART LANCEERT ROCKSTART ACCELERATOR 2012.
Versneller voor innovatieve startups in lente volgend jaar van start
11 JULI 2011, AMSTERDAM
SamenvattingMet de presentatie van het 'Step Forward, Start'-manifesto heeft Rockstart gisteravond tijdens Startup Weekend Amsterdam de Rockstart Accelerator aangekondigd. De accelerator is een programma om innovatieve ondernemers in 100 dagen intensief te ondersteunen bij een succesvolle lancering van hun bedrijf.
Rockstart, one of Europe's first multi-vertical startup accelerators, was founded in Amsterdam in 2011 with a goal to provide startups with access to the market, capital, knowledge, and community. Since then Rockstart has become the specialist in building entire ecosystems around specific domains—such as Digital Health, Smart Energy, and Artificial Intelligence. Rockstart is actively building up entrepreneurial infrastructures around the world with its acceleration verticals, as well as early-stage startup programs, Rockstart Impact and Rockstart Launchtrack. Since the inception, Rockstart has invested in more than 120 startups and supported them in their journey to raise more than €53 million and hire more than 600 people. Rockstart is an international team of 40+ professionals dedicated to support and empower startups to become scalable and change their world for the better.