São Paulo, Brazil, June 08, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Startup Farm, the largest accelerator in Latin America, will have an entire floor in Campus São Paulo, Google space where entrepreneurs learn, connect and create startups which may change the world. This new office will host the accelerator's headquarters and startups that participate in its acceleration programs, apart from entrepreneurship events.
This is the sixth Campus opened by Google in the world. After London, Tel Aviv, Seoul, Madrid and Warsaw, came time for Brazil to receive the main giant technology initiative for entrepreneurship.
The partnership between Startup Farm and Google reinforces fostering technological entrepreneurship in Brazil and Latin America and creates a hub to connect Brazilian startup ecosystem with major companies, investors, supporters and the international market. "Campus São Paulo demonstrates once again the maturing of our ecosystem, as one of biggest of world. Our expectation is Campus will become one of the leading hub of entrepreneurship," said Alan Leite, CEO of Startup Farm.
Startups selected for Startup Farm's Acceleration Program will occupy this space for five weeks, when they may be meeting customers, firming partnerships and validating their business model. After that, some of these companies may remain within developing their projects until the beginning of the next program.
Startup Farm have already accelerated more than 200 startups, including some succeed in the Brazilian and international markets, such as Easy Taxi, WorldPackers, Social Miner, Nexer, NetShow.me and UpPoints. Value aggregated of the portfolio market is higher than R $ 3.3 billion and the amount raised in investment by businesses, more than $ 100 million.
Addition to the acceleration program, the Startup Farm held dozens of workshops and entrepreneurship events all around Brazil, for entrepreneurs at different stages, and advises large companies potentiating their innovations through the relationship with startups. To participate in the acceleration and capacity building events programs, interested parties should access startupfarm.com.br.
About the Startup Farm
The Startup Farm is the largest and most experienced accelerated in Latin America. Has supported more than 200 startups that raised together more than $100 million in investments and have higher market value aggregated to R $ 3.3 billion. By placing the entrepreneur as the lynchpin of its work, the Startup Farm offers entrepreneurs attended in their programs access to a wide network of mentors and facilitators who, together with its institutional partners, academics, corporations and investors have generated success stories in the Brazilian and International market as EasyTaxi, WorldPackers, Social Miner, Nexer, NetShow.me, UpPoints, InfoPrice, Beauty Date, among many others.