Founder Institute Eyes Tampa
By: Leon Castles
on Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Silicon Valley based The Founder Institute has made an announcement that they are planning to come up with their new programs in Tampa because they believe that Tampa has the right set of entrepreneurs that can grow in the future. The Founder Institute is one of the world’s largest startup accelerator and they believe that there are many smaller firms in Tampa that can get the platform that can push them into international markets. The company claims that they will bring out some of their programs that will offer them better options in the future.
The company said that they will offer full time and part time programs that will offer opportunities for the locals to have their firms and grow them steadily in the challenging market conditions. The program will also offer lot of training, feedbacks and support from other CEOs around the world. The Founder Institute claims that they have already supported more than 650 firms in more than 37 cities in the nation. The company also claims that at the moment they have seen trends that focus on restaurants and retailers and therefore they will also focus on that in the programs that they will deliver. The institute said that they would like to offer the right information that can open up networks and opportunities for the local entrepreneurs.