The BridgeCommunity is a unique entrepreneurial community model,
backed by an exclusive set of large corporates, focused on growing
communities through corporate-startup collaboration.
The Program targets early stage or growth state technology companies that fit one of three themes: FinTech, Engagement/Retail,
and IoT. Startups selected for the BridgeCommunity Program receive tactical, In-depth training from an enterprise
perspective including marketing branding.sales & negotiation, tailored to their individual needs to help accelerate
their route to market. The program also gives access to experienced internal and external business mentors.
In addition, opportunities are provided for fast-tracked connections into the partner corporation with the potential for pilots that could ultimately lead to formal agreements.
No equity financial investment is required and startups maintain ownership of their IP.
The Members of The BridgeCommunity Atlanta include an exclusive set of large
corporations, focused on growing communities through corporate-startup collaboration.
The Members seek to gain first mover advantage through the development of strong relationships
with innovative software technology startups, supporting and facilitating their path to commercialization.
From April-Oct 2017 select FinTech, Engagement/Retail and IoT startups will
gain access a heavy-hitting list of corporations motivated to run pilots and
enter licensing agreements during the program. Our program is designed to engineer
and accelerate startup and corporate relationships.
We have dedicated space at The Garage at Tech Square for BridgeCommunity Startups and collaborative Member
OUR USER ENGAGEMENT LAB AT PHILIPS ARENA
The BridgeCommunity joins forces with The Atlanta Hawks and Philips Arena to bring to life a unique, large scale way
of engaging users.
Starting in June of 2017, Philips Arena will begin a 18 month 200 million dollar renovation and The BridgeCommunity
will have dedicated collaborative spaces as well as a custom, built-in user engagement lab.