Tuesday, January 19, 2010

This looks cool! SeedStart 2010 Summer Program-$20k for up to 10 startups for the summer 2010 in NYC

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From: Owen Davis <owen@nycseed.com>
Date: Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 7:37 AM
Subject: NYC Seed Announces SeedStart 2010 Summer Program-$20k for up to 10 startups for the summer 2010 in NYC


I am pleased to announce our summer startup program in NYC and is a
joint effort of a number of great NYC firms.  A short description is
below along with the more formal release (bit.ly link included if you
would like to tweet).



Owen Davis
Managing Director
NYC Seed


SeedStart will offer promising teams the chance to build a technology
product and launch a company with the assistance of seed investment
capital, mentorship and other resources.  Companies will be selected
through a competitive application process and each company will
receive a $20,000 investment.  Throughout the summer, companies will
also receive mentorship from experienced New York City based venture
capitalists and entrepreneurs, legal and business guidance,
administrative help and technical assistance.  At the end of the
summer venture capitalists and angel investors will be invited to an
Investor Day where each team will present their product and launch
their company.  SeedStart will run for 8 weeks beginning in June of

SeedStart is a joint effort among Contour Venture Partners, IA
Ventures, NYC Seed, RRE Ventures and Polaris Venture Partners, and
also includes Fish & Richardson, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips and Silicon
Valley Bank.  The program has begun accepting applications and teams
of at least two founders can apply at
http://www.nycseed.com/seedstart.html by February 28, 2010 to be
considered.  For information, contact Owen Davis at owen@nycseed.com.

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