VCTech is a new meetup designed especially for Arkansas-based tech startups to network with each other and our community!
At each quarterly VCTech meetup, a tech startup founder from Arkansas will be featured at a networking event. The founder will have an opportunity to demonstrate how their product works, tell their startup story, and have a direct Q & A with attendees. Business will be followed by food, drinks and networking among fellow entrepreneurs and community members.
Introducing The VCTech Pre-Accelerator!
This Pre-Accelerator is a game-changing program designed to fast-track the growth of tech startups. Our 10-week program is specifically tailored for ambitious entrepreneurs in Central Arkansas, offering the support and resources you need to thrive.
What are we looking for in Cohort participants?
Who – Early Stage Technology/Innovation Companies in Central Arkansas
Age – Between 1-5 years
Technology/Innovative Idea- Companies should have an MVP (minimum viable product) or proof of concept to participate in the VCTech Pre-Accelerator. The product, process, or service should address a real business need or gap in a new or significantly different way than what’s been provided traditionally.
Revenue Generating – It is strongly recommended that your company has begun generating revenue; however, companies with a feasible business idea or concept that has potential for growth will be considered.
Business Plan – Your company has worked through some of the foundational details of running your business such as your budget, marketing strategy, production plan, management plan, etc.
Traction – Consideration will be given to companies that have been successful at creating interest with customers, stakeholders, and investors.
Future Growth-Our goal is to attract innovative and technology companies ready to grow! Through our VCTech Accelerator, we want to give early-stage technology and innovation companies the boost they need to be the next big thing!
Comprehensive 10-Week Program: Our intensive curriculum covers essential topics such as busines development, marketing, finance and securing funds
Expert Mentorship and Guidance: Benefit from the wisdom and experience of seasoned mentors and advisors who will provide personalized guidance and industry insights.
Networking Opportunities: Form valuable connections with fellow entrepreneurs, industry experts, potential partners, and investors.
Validation and Feedback: Receive invaluable feedback to refine your business model, product/service offering, and overall strategy.
Investor Readiness Preparation: Gain the knowledge, skills, and materials to craft compelling investor pitches and navigate the fundraising process.
Are you ready to join The Venture Center’s Tech Pre-Accelerator? Apply now to seize this opportunity and fast-track your innovative product or tech startup’s journey.