Redefine: The Status-Quo
Tipstor is a world-leading incubator for startups committed to creating a more just and inclusive world. We help you build a great business by connecting with customers, capital, experts and a community of entrepreneurs and influences. For us, this means creating an environment where you focus on scaling your enterprise. We help with the rest.
Who We Are
Tipstor empowers entrepreneurs to create sustainable impact in their communities and around the world. We champion early-stage and grassroots enterprises to increase the impact of their work.
Working with Tipstor means joining an innovative, unique and high-impact community of like-minded people who are passionate about our planet, technology, innovation, and changing the status quo.
We’re much more than a strategic partner. Our mission is to build a community of industry experts, influencers, entrepreneurs, industry advisors, financial and government leaders, and customers to fuel startup success and put more eco-friendly and sustainable businesses on the map.
What We Believe
Equity over everything. Not everyone begins at the same starting line, which is why our tailored support gives founders what they need to succeed.
Founders first. It’s not just about accelerating companies, it’s about launching the next generation of great founders.
Be great. It’s more than just getting through the day, it’s about setting the bar high and conquering every moment. Sometimes being good won’t cut it. Go above and beyond, think of the bigger picture and make the unimaginable happen.
We are guided by curiosity, a questioning of the status quo, and a desire to invent or acquire new clean products and brands.
- Everyone is creative. We build learning platforms and tools to unlock creativity.
- Creative organizations are more agile. We help companies innovate by empowering the people who drive them.
- Complex problems are best solved collaboratively. We
willwork together to act on systemic challenges.
- Innovation starts with people. We create human and eco-centered products, services, platforms, brands, and companies that empower communities, cities, and even countries.
- Technology moves fast, human needs change slowly. We connect emerging technology to everyday needs and aspirations.
- Venturing is R&D. We help large companies move quickly and small companies scale by putting people and the planet’s needs at the center.
What We Do
We help high-potential startups grow and scale to world-class businesses. Tipstor startups operate in an environment that cultivates success.
Here’s what you can expect to receive for compensation and equity in your startup.
- Customers. Power your sales engine, connect with the right customers and fast-track your growth. Our startups get the support and opportunities to drive customer acquisitions.
- Capital. Build your fundraising strategy, develop your data room, get pitching practice and receive valuable introductions to investors.
- Coaching. Benefit from the years of experience specializing in sales, marketing, product, leadership, technology, operations and more.
- Community. Tap into an unmatched local and global community. We help founders build relationships, grow their professional network and connect with like-minded peers.
From access to investors, target customers, industry-leading experts and community events, our startups have what they need to scale and succeed as global companies.
What We Look For
We’re looking for the most-promising and high-impact
tech entrepreneurs who have what it takes to scale their business and make a positive impact on our planet.
Interested applicants must also have:
- A business dedicated to solving a compelling problem
- A driven, coachable, and collaborative leadership team
- The ability to become a venture backable business in a growing market
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- Manage Risk. Our cybersecurity advisory services enable customers of all types to develop practical, cost-effective strategies and roadmaps to tackle security projects. Our approach to advisory services encompasses a contextual understanding of your business drivers so we can develop a solution tailored to your security needs.
- Security Maturity Assessment. Our security consulting services can help guide you by combining a high-level security framework review and technical security assessment of your environments to provide you with an integrated review of your security posture, as well as recommendations for remediation.
What You Get
Founders are exposed to the different domains important in building a venture: sales, marketing, operations, technology, finance, leadership and more. This is an equity program. Tipstor takes an equity stake from companies.
Through our services, founders get: founder roundtables and peer-to-peer sessions, expert-led workshop series, and dedicated one-on-one support from our program Leads. Upon completing our program, startups should be ready to launch within three months and generate revenue within six months.
We’re ranked as one of the fastest growing incubators.
We have a world-class network of mentors, partners and startups. The Tipstors networks is proud to be part of a network of world-class mentors, partners and startups who provide impactful and to-the-point support.
- Fueling emerging entrepreneurs. From ideation to creation, Tipstor helps emerging entrepreneurs refine their business idea and develop the skills necessary to build a strong foundation needed to build a leading and competitive tech business.
- Startup creation. We take your innovative business idea to the next level. You will be joining a tailored incubation program that includes access to exclusive development support, dedicated workshops, mentors and investors.
- Talent creation. From creating a lean business model to designing your first website, access interdisciplinary and hand-on opportunities to master your skills in management, development, marketing and more.
- Launch your venture. With support from leading industry mentors, partners and experts, Tipstor’s programs are designed to help emerging entrepreneurs take their business beyond ideation.
- Master your trade. Whether you’re looking to refine your skills or explore new career opportunities in the Tipstors startup ecosystem, our workshops offer the best-in-class courses and training designed to empower tomorrow’s business leaders.
- Our market validation and traction program. Step into a world-leading incubator for see and pre-seed startups. Tipstor’s incubator service is a highly-customized, equity-base program that helps venture-backed tech startups grow their business over the course of 18 months.