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Preparing Nevada Start-ups for Early Stage Capital

 

StartUpNV is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan organization. Our mission is to grow a robust and inclusive startup ecosystem and diversify Nevada’s economy – with the participation of all Nevadans.  We do not endorse political policies, candidates, or issues. Any views and opinions expressed by staff, board members, mentors, volunteers, or others helping with our mission are their own and do not represent the views or opinions of StartUpNV or its officials.

Startup Incubator & Startup Investment Opportunities

As Nevada’s Only State-Wide Business Incubator, we enable startups to take scalable business ideas from beta / MVP into revenue-producing businesses, then prepare them to connect with early stage investors.

Get Help Funding Your Startup

 

You have an amazing idea, and you’ve researched it and are positive there’s a market out there that’s waiting for this product or service. The only trouble is that you have no funding to get from Point A to Point B. You may not even know how to begin looking for investment sources.

 

That’s okay because our incubator accelerator program gives you the tools you need to position yourself in front of early stage investors. As you progress, we will even connect you with our network of angel investors and other capital sources.

 

 

Benefits for Startups

Incubation

Incubate and connect with coaches, mentors, capital sources, and more.

Education

Get your act together before talking to investors with our workshops

Mentorship

Be guided by specialized mentors committed to your success

Capital

Benefit from our partnerships with Seed VC firms, Angel Groups, and the SBA

StartUpNV  Facts

Since June 2017 | Updated Nov-1, 2020

Pitches Heard in Reno and Las Vegas

Companies thru/in StartUpNV Incubator

StartUpNV Companies Funded

$M Raised by StartUpNV Co's

Become an Angel Investor

 

An idea paired with the right investor and mentor can become the next big industry disruptor. You’ve heard the stories, but you’ve never had the chance to do it yourself. You can change that by learning what it takes to successfully invest in business startups.

 

Angel investing is riskier than other types of investments, but done properly, the rewards of making a great return while impacting our community makes it worthwhile. StartUpNV’s mission is to educate individuals on what it takes to be a good angel investor and make smart, successful investments. We’re establishing the angel investing ecosystem in Nevada, and you can be part of this bigger movement.

 

Be the good in the world.
Ready to invest while making a difference?

Benefits for Investors

Education

Learn the fundamentals of angel investing through our educational events

Community

Collaborate with seasoned investors and like-minded individuals

Success

Make better decisions by gaining knowledge and insight

Opportunity

Gain access to opportunities right in front of you

Meet Our Startup Companies

Upcoming Events

AngelNV – Startup Accelerator | Sep 8 – Dec 8 | Next Session is November-17, 2020 @ 5:30pm

Nov-17, 2020 (Tuesday) |5:30pm – 8:30pm | StartUpNV | International Innovation Center @Vegas + online via zoom

Jeff Saling, StartUpNV Co-founder and Mysty Rusk, Executive Director at “The Brink” & San Diego Angel Conference lead the 12 week accelerator program leading to a $200,000 angel investment. Nov-17 is our final Pitch Practice and Pitch Deconstruction — everyone gets to pitch and get feedback!   Followed Dec-1 and Dec-8 sessions that include financials & metrics, due diligence prep, angel funding application preparation, and more.  Find out more or click the button to apply / register.  The program is free for all who register – you can catch-up via the AngelNV recordings on our YouTube Channel.

 


We are a Diverse, Inclusive Team

Our mission is to grow a vibrant, inclusive startup ecosystem — and diversify the Nevada economy. We welcome all to participate with us.

 

We are a non-profit, non-partisan organization and do not endorse any political candidates or positions.  Any views expressed by members of our team of volunteers, board members, mentors, advisors, investors, or the founders / companies in our program are their own.


 

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