BootUP’s acceleration programs are the
core of what makes BootUP unique
and the best ecosystem in Silicon
BootUP’s startup acceleration programs serve as the Silicon Valley “landing-pad”
for startups that have already have achieved some traction and that are now
looking to scale operations and seek additional funding. There are three types of
startup acceleration programs at BootUP
The flagship is BootUP’s two-year
customized acceleration program for
selected startup companies. This is a
high-touch approach, typically with 5-10
mentors bringing different expertise
along a startup’s growth journey.
Depending on maturity, startups can
enter the customized accelerator
immediately or following participation in
either a general or vertical acceleration
BootUP’s general accelerator is a 3-month
program providing Silicon Valley access
to promising startups from around the
world. The program includes educational
sessions, hands-on mentoring, site visits
and multiple Demo Days to institutional
and angel investors.
BootUP’s vertical accelerators are usually
launched together with one or more
corporate partners with expertise within
a specific vertical. The length varies by
program but is sometimes longer than the
General Accelerator in case of proof-ofconcept integration with the sponsoring
Being accelerated by BootUP gives you access to a number of capabilities to help you gain traction
We have helped over 50 companies land in the US. We help with
removing what we call the “company jetlag” and accelerate
positioning, sales and partnerships, as well as operations, with a
focus on achieving success in the US market.
We have teams of experienced sellers into the US market that
can drive deals to closure and create easy-to-use play books that
can be replicated for growth. We work with online channels,
physical distribution, value-added resellers and direct B2B sales
engagements depending on the need of the company.
Design & Manufacturing
For hardware startups, we have expertise and partners who can
support with industrial design, design for manufacturability and
selecting, as well as managing, contract manufacturers.
We have embedded teams that help refine your product and
service offering to improve product-market fit based on our
Our team has 100+ years of combined experience in developing
digital assets and driving online sales conversions.
Once our startups perform well, we have multiple funding
vehicles, including BootUP Capital, BootUP Angels and venture
capital partners to help companies reach the next level. For
hardware companies, we have partners who can provide
working capital financing of the inventory cycle.
Hear it from them
Learn more about the different startup accelerator programs