We are dedicated to building a startup ecosystem here in “Startup Paradise” that goes well beyond Blue Startups. We collaborate with our colleagues running accelerator programs in energy, life science, media, food and fashion to create a bigger vision for Hawaii to embrace and support innovation and entrepreneurship.
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Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight
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14 Startup Risks Entrepreneurs Should Consider When Launching Their Startup [Infographic]
Launching a startup is no easy feat. You will face challenges, your team will encounter stressful situations, and you might begin to question if your startup can succeed. Understanding these startup risks from the beginning will increase your company’s chances of success.
Startup Accelerator Spotlight: Kickstart Accelerator
Kickstart Accelerator is Switzerland’s first international startup accelerator program where over 20 partners, even potential competitors, come together to support young international entrepreneurs, launch new products into the market and promote the Swiss innovation ecosystem.
Global Investor Register
Global Investor Register is a curated listing of Angel Networks, Funds, VCs and Corporate VCs from around the world.
Women Entrepreneurs Startup: Cast21
Cast21 products can be mass-manufactured and still custom adapt to a patient’s unique body shape without 3D printing, heating elements, or water. This makes our technology faster and easier to use while taking up less space. It can be applied in many more settings where those amenities may not be available.
Women Entrepreneurs Spotlight: Mondays
No one can now ignore the fact that plastic is polluting our planet and damaging ecosystems. Yet few people know that the most commonly used brands of menstrual pads are 90% plastic, nor that the well-known brands of tampons are not 100% cotton, but contain rayon, polyester and polypropylene and as such are not biodegradable. Mondays is 100% plastic free.
Business Startup Spotlight: MILLIE (AgentHero, INC)
MILLIE helps military families ease stress and anxiety by providing curated content about their new duty stations. This enables them to make financial and emotional decisions. For real estate agents, they can effectively communicate with military buyers that represent nearly 20% of the home buying market in the U.S.
Giving Away Startup Ownership: How Much is Too Much? [Infographic]
The curse of the entrepreneur: you have this great idea and it looks like it will do really well. The problem? You lack the capital and the skill to build it. What’s the solution? Giving Away Startup Ownership.
Women Entrepreneur Startup: SOMAVAC Medical Solutions
SOMAVAC is a low-profile, wearable medical device that applies sustained vacuum to a closed surgical wound to remove fluid and minimize seroma.
Business Startup Spotlight Register
Business Startup Spotlight Register is a listing of various businesses and their entrepreneurial journey. The register includes business startups from around the globe. It is an evergreen catalogue we are maintaining for those interested in entrepreneurship and startups.