Relationships with the right people, especially a team member who is an expert in your industry, can take your venture from small company with some traction to growing company who has met their strategic objectives.
“Within the 6-month program, we accomplished our main objective: to sign large, high-level clients. AT&T, IBM and Samsung are all in progress.” – Samit Shah, Persource
Tech Ranch® has created Venture Builder™(VB), an accelerator program, to match your mid-stage startup with an Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) who will work alongside you and your co-founders as a member of your team, dedicating 25% of their work hours to solidifying your growth strategy.
Here are a few markers of achievement you can expect to accomplish:
- Marketing strategy solidification
- Product strategy implementation
- Product roll-out formula
- Financial and business plan development
- Team and advisory board creation
- Strategic partnership and investment opportunities
To be eligible for Venture Builder™, your company must have:
- An established core development team
- A finalized, functional baseline product
- Willingness to take advantage of a strategic partnership
COST AND EQUITY STAKE
There is a monthly fee and/or equity stake offering when you join the Venture Builder™ program. Every partnership agreement is customized according to the stage of your startup coupled with your ability to approach potential qualified investors.
As a Venture Builder™ startup, you’re commit to:
- Six months of intensive training
- Commitment to receiving and acting on critical feedback
- A desire to rapidly implement your EIR’s advice and suggestions
The Tech Ranch® commitment to you is:
- Solidify your product development, strategy, and market-rollout plan.
- Provide weekly sessions with your EIR to help develop your advisory board, business plan, and strategic partners.
- Invest over 200 hours of team time on developing personal introductions to capital and market-channel partnership candidates.
Ready to sit down and talk about your growth strategy? Start your application here to set up a personal interview and learn more about Tech Ranch® and Venture Builder
If you are still working on achieving the pre-requisites above, our Venture Forth™ Boot Camp is a great place gain traction.