Making the Startup-Partner Connection Easier

For startups to thrive everywhere, they need capital and revenue that reaches them, wherever they are. GAN Accelerators do that every day. And, we’re doing it with GAN Ventures. But we knew that—if we were going to help all GAN Members have at least 10 startups that are making $10M or more in revenue by 2020 (our BHAG)—we needed to find a way to create more substantial access to capital and customers for startups everywhere. And that’s where Corporate Connect comes in.

Moving Beyond the Startup Phase: Announcing The GAN Post-Accelerator Program

A common request we hear echoed throughout our community is for a post-accelerator program that helps the many startups who need support beyond the accelerator cohort to effectively scale their business. Company growth relies on access to capital, strategic partnerships, customer exposure, mentor guidance and more. Sometimes all it takes to make those connections and […]

The GAN Brand Refresh

Where We’ve Been For the longest time, GAN’s brand has been focused solely on accelerators. For nearly seven years—since GAN started—our brand has stayed the same. We describe ourselves as a network of the most respected independent accelerators in the world. Fast forward to 2017: We find ourselves with a growing community of more than […]

It Really Is All About The Founder

This post originally appeared on Medium It’s All About World Domination It’s pretty easy for a startup’s goal in life to be “world domination”. You hear it in pitches all the time. How many founders do you know who have said: “Once we get all of the customers in this segment, we’ll be a billion-dollar […]

Announcing the Corporate Partner Network

Giving entrepreneurs the power to create and grow their business doesn’t stop with accelerators. Corporations around the world are uniquely positioned to support growing companies by providing resources, tools, connections and services that help startups run well. Recently the White House made several announcements alongside the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) that were focused on supporting inclusive […]

A letter to startups who went through a GAN accelerator

If you’ve ever flown on the U.S.-based airline carrier Southwest Airlines, you know they typically end your flight saying “we know you have a choice in airlines, and we’re thankful you chose Southwest.” It’s a nice, friendly way for them to say thanks. When it comes to getting support to get your startup off the […]

Accelerator News To Kick Off 2016

It takes a village to start a company. GAN accelerators do a great job surrounding entrepreneurs with a supportive network, which is why we wanted you to know nine awesome things GAN members are doing for the startup industry! Buddy, the first investment made by Microsoft Ventures, has officially been listed on the Australian Securities […]

The Biggest Deal Ever for Startups

At GAN, we’re committed to doing whatever it takes to help our member startups maximize their potential. We’re continually searching for new and innovative ways to partner with founders so they can overcome the obstacles that threaten to derail their growth. That’s why we’re excited to announce GAN HR, a hands-on service that gives GAN […]

Eight of GAN’s Latest and Greatest

It takes a village to start a company and GAN accelerators do a great job surrounding entrepreneurs with a supportive network. Which is why we wanted to take a moment and highlight the latest eight things GAN members are doing for startups! The U.S. Small Business Association announced the winners of their 2nd annual Growth […]