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5 ways Startups Can Benefit from Incubators
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5 ways Startups Can Benefit from Incubators

An entrepreneur can have a brilliant idea that solves a real problem or has great utility, but making money from it is a different game altogether. Often young entrepreneurs struggle when it comes to executing their business plan and commercializing the idea. Most do not have a business background. Starting up needs active guidance and mentoring. For today's startups, one of the best ways to get funded and set out on the path towards growth and success is to join business incubators.  To see if an incubator is right for you consider the following 5 ways they can help startups grow. Low cost co-working space: Investing in getting a proper office for an early stage entrepreneur is a costly business. Hence incubators with their co-working spaces become a favourable optio...
Introducing India’s Budding Angel Investor:Ankush Gera
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Introducing India’s Budding Angel Investor:Ankush Gera

Funders Gallery Founders are responsible for building companies for creating the right culture to promote innovation and growth. The company’s vision should be an interpretation of their own ideas and execution. An idea requires funding in its journey and angel investors are the ones who provide capital for startups to grow. Who? Ankush Gera, the Founder/CEO at Junglee Games is a stage agnostic angel investor. He previously founded Monsoon Company, a boutique software company that was acquired by Capital One which helped Yammer, TOMS, Zazzle, HP, and other fortune 100 clients launch their mobile experiences. Ankush is a limited partner in funds Metastable, Upshift, Fearless.vc, Tandeme, Kae Capital and a Venture Partner at Unshackled. He is on the board of Kunai, Kintohub and ...
Introducing India’s Top Angel Investor:Kunal Bahl
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Introducing India’s Top Angel Investor:Kunal Bahl

Funders Gallery We believe ideas are worthless until you get then out of your head and see what they do and it it is a base when it comes to business as a whole. Whether its an initial period or an expansion phase for a business, it requires funding in its journey. We at Earlypad are conducting Market Research and introducing active investor profile in our Funders Gallery to help startup founders with ready to access information. Who? Kunal is the co-founder and CEO of Snapdeal Private Limited, India's largest no-frills, value focused marketplace. Previously, he has also worked at companies such as Deloitte Consulting and Microsoft in the US. Kunal is an engineer from the University of Pennsylvania and holds a business degree from The Wharton School. He loves backpacking through ...
Introducing Incubator TBI@ Kongu Engineering College: Aims to foster Innovation in Entrepreneurship
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Introducing Incubator TBI@ Kongu Engineering College: Aims to foster Innovation in Entrepreneurship

There are thousands of organisations across the world which areusing a variety of methods to provide an environment which reduce the costs and overcome barriers to launching and growing enterprises. Incubation happens in accelerator programmes, social venture academies, competitions, through the work of early stage investors and through various learning programmes. Earlypad believes in supporting early stage entrepreneurs to connect with incubators who help in growth of young business and conversion of new business ideas into business opportunities. Incubator of the week Technology Business Incubator@Kongu Engineering College,Perundurai,Tamil Nadu TBI@KEC is Technology Business Incubator @ Kongu Engineering College which was established in the year 2003 by KEC in the cam...
Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19
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Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19

Consumer products startups saw funding jump in Q1’20 while fintech industry witnessed one of the worst quarters in years. Consumer products funding was up 36% quarter-over-quarter, garnering $3.3B across 366 deals. Q1’s surge was largely driven by mega-rounds in the alternative proteins, gaming, and fitness spaces.  Lets have a look at the consumer products areas that have seen the most growth amid Covid. 1. Food and beverage Food and beverage startups saw funding soar in Q1’20, raking in $1.3B — more than double the dollars compared to the prior quarter — across 106 deals.  Sustainability and health remained top of mind for investors, with Impossible Foods’ $500M Series F coming in as one of the largest deals of the quarter. Alternative protein companies ...
Funding Series: List of 17 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (19-Nov to 25-Nov 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 17 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (19-Nov to 25-Nov 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 19-November to 25-November 2018. Altogether there are 17 startups that could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 17 startups –Billdesk, Skillbox and MergerWare has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. Roposo Gurgaon-based Roposo is a unique social media platform where people express visually with homemade videos and photos. · Founded Year: 2012 · Founders: Avinash Saxena, Kaushal Shubhank, Mayank Bhangadia · Funding: Roposo has secured an amount of Rs. 120 Million in series C round of funding led by Bertelsmann India Investments. ShoeKonnect ShoeKonnect is a B2B commerce mobile application designed for needs of t...
Funding Series: List of 9 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (15-October to 21-October 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 9 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (15-October to 21-October 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 15-October to 21-October 2018. Altogether there are 9 startups that could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 9 startups – BookmyBai, FarmersFZ and Mynax has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. myGate Bangalore-based myGate is a mobile-based security management solution for gated premises. · Founded Year: 2016 · Founders: Vivaik Bharadwaaj, · Funding: myGate has secured an amount of Rs. 65 Cr in series A round of funding led by Prime Venture Partners. The startup plans to expand to 10 cities including Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi/NCR and is targeting 10 x growths in 2019 with its funds. Mynvax Bangalore-based Mynva...
Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (8-October to 14-October 2018
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Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (8-October to 14-October 2018

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 8-October to 14-October 2018. Altogether there are 10 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 10 startups – RevFin and Sattvaponics has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. GoZefo Bangalore-based GoZefo an early stage eCommerce startup committed to giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. · Founded Year: 2015 · Founders: Arjit Gupta, Himesh Joshi, Karan Gupta, Rohit Ramasubramanian · Funding: GoZefo has secured an amount of Rs.210 Million in a venture round of funding led by FJ Labs. ElaWoman New Delhi-based ElaWomen, a data-driven platform which lis...
Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (01-October to 07-October 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 10 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (01-October to 07-October 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 01-October to 07-October 2018. Altogether there are 10 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 10 startups –Snackible has secured an undisclosed amount from their investors. Cardekho Gurgaon-based Online car classifieds Cardekho is a place where you can read fresh news, and road tests; browse recently shot images and videos, compare car features, prices, and other car specifications. · Founded Year: 2005 ·Founders: Amit Jain, Anurag Jain · Funding: Cardekho has secured an amount of $75 Million in series C round of funding led by Hillhouse Capital Group, Ratan Tata, Times Internet, Dentsu, HDFC Bank and Tybourne. Elas...
Funding Series: List of 13 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (10- September to 16-September 2018)
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Funding Series: List of 13 Indian Startups Who Secured Funding (10- September to 16-September 2018)

Earlypad brings you a fresh edition of Funding Series of Indian Startups who secured funding in the week of 10-September to 16-September 2018. Altogether there are 13 startups who could make noise in the Indian startup economy in this week. Out of these 13 startups –BabyChakra, Frubites, 91springboard and LeagueSX has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from their investors. Myra Bangalore-based Myra is a unique health-care solution of technology and operations that makes buying medicines fast and efficient. · Founded Year: 2014 · Founders: Anirudh Coontoor, Faizan Aziz · Funding: Myra has secured an amount of Rs. 8.8 Million in venture round of funding led by Matrix Partners, Dream Incubator and Times Internet. LeagueSX LeagueSX, India’s first football fans e...