Queens Entrepreneurs Meet up – Holiday Edition
Our second in-person meetup is returning during the most wonderful time of the year🎅💫 Whether you’re a local small business entrepreneur or a tech startup founder, you’re welcome to join us, meet other entrepreneurs and learn about the resources that we provide while enjoying some appetizers and drinks. This event will be held at Greater Nexus, the newly opened co-working space in Jamaica, Queens.
How to Get Into a Startup Accelerator
Are you a tech founder and are thinking about applying for an accelerator? Do you know how the accelerator selects candidates and what makes a company or an entrepreneur stand out ? To answer those questions, we’re excited to have Tristan Bel, Program Director of Urban-X, a leading urbantech accelerator in NYC, join us for the workshop. He will be discussing everything you need to consider before applying for an accelerator.
Setting up the Corporate Structure for your Tech Startup
Do you know when is the right time to incorporate your company? Should it be C-corp, S-corp or LLC? Is Delaware a must for tech startups? What are some key tax items to look out for? To answer those questions, we are excited to have the attorney Sarah Besson join us for this workshop.
Legal Considerations for Future Financings and Liquidity for Tech Startups
As a tech founder, are you familiar with the different financing options and their legal consideration? Do you know what a Term Sheet, a Convertible Note and Section 83(b) elections are? In this workshop, our startup attorney will walk you through the tech startup financing fundamentals and present different scenarios to help you understand the pros and cons of each option.
#1. Off The Shelf: Boosting Store Sales For Your CPG Brands
Learn to create a plan to drive sales for your product in retail stores.
Founder’s Friday: How I Built and Sold My B2B Marketplace in 4 years
We will be discussing Victor’s experience and biggest lesson learned launching, running and selling his first tech startup.
How to Approach Retailers (Big and Small) to Sell Your Products Effectively
You want to talk to your local store owner about your product/product concept but don’t know what to say? You want to sell your product to the big retail chain but can’t find the right person to speak with? Regardless where you’re in your business, this workshop will provide you with some guidelines on how to move things forward.
How to Launch and Scale Innovative Products that Go Viral
Do you have an innovative product? Do you know what it takes for a product to go viral? This workshop will showcase all the positive and negative elements that underpin a viral business. You will leave the workshop having a stronger knowledge base about what kinds of products, campaigns, and businesses can go viral and why.
2023 Queens Tech + Innovation Challenge Info Session
In this information session, the program director will explain the eligibility, application process and answer all of your questions.
Funding and Financing Strategies for Urbantech Startups
As one of the biggest metropolitan cities in the world, New York City plays a major role in leading the global urban technology innovation. However, who is funding the urban tech startups and what are the different financing options for the urban-tech startups? What projects and returns are investors looking for? To answer those questions, we’re excited to have Zeev Krieger join us and share his thoughts.