County’s Element 46 Incubator Program Seeking Applications for its Next Cohort
Westchester County Office of Economic Development announced it is seeking applications for the next cohort of budding entrepreneurs for the County’s Element 46 incubator program. Element 46 incubator provides training, mentoring and free workspace, to enable startups to develop their businesses within a network of peers. Entrepreneurs are embedded in an existing start-up community within Westchester.
To apply, visit https://www.element46.org/apply. The deadline for applications is January 10, 2020. The program is also seeking mentors and professional service providers. The next cohort, which will start in March 2020, will be a 6-month program. The mentors will assist the startups chosen for the program by offering their expertise, time and support. Mentors are hand-picked leaders with specializations in technology, finance, business strategy, venture capital, marketing or other thought leaders. Mentors wishing to apply can do so at https://www.element46.org/mentors.
“With the Element 46 incubator program we are well on our way toward creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Westchester County where innovative ideas can flourish and evolve into successful business ventures,” said Westchester County Executive George Latimer.
“We were very pleased by the outstanding quality of the applicants who were selected for our first cohort. The 12 startups who graduated in October presented a wide array of exciting and innovative projects. We are looking forward to the creative energy and ideas of our next cohort,” said Westchester County Office of Economic Development Director Bridget Gibbons.
Startups, mentors, and service providers interested in learning more about the Element 46 program, should visit the website at Element46.org.