Support for your business during the Brandery Accelerator Program doesn’t end with $20,000 and world class mentorship.
Below you’ll find some of the benefits we’ve compiled to give your company the resources needed to succeed.
|$20K Seed Funding||Each startup in the Brandery Accelerator Program will receive a $20,000 grant to help cover expenses for the duration of the program.||$20,000|
|Design Assistance||Estimated Value|
|World-class Design Agency||We believe a powerful brand will make or break your startup. The Brandery companies are matched with a world-class design agency in the Cincinnati area to help establish your startup’s brand and visual identity.||$25,000|
|Brandery companies receive up to $60,000 of Windows Azure over two years through the MicrosoftBizSpark PlusProgram: Free the first year and 50% off the second year.||$60,000|
|Every Brandery company receives $2,000/month for 12 months in Rackspace hosting credits, and support.||$24,000|
|All Brandery companies get $1,500/month in hosting credit for 12 months (toward both Dedicated Servers and/or Cloud), as well as expert help and advice from SoftLayer’s Innovation Team.||$18,000|
|$10K in AWS Credits (good for 2 years). 12 months of Developer Support. Dedicated account representative. Office hours with AWS Solutions Architect||$10,000|
|PNC is the official bank of The Brandery. Among other perks, PNC provides a dedicated banking team for Brandery companies, preferred transaction rates and accounts.|
|Clark Schaefer Hackett provides accounting services and assistance to The Brandery companies.|
|Legal Assistance||Estimated Value|
|Custom company formation, regular weekly office hours and advisement during the program, case-by-case deferral of remaining legal fees until closing of a financing.||$15,000|
|HR Support||Estimated Value|
|Premier Employer Services specializes in helping Companies outsource the operations that don’t make them money, including: management of human resources, employee benefits, payroll and workers’ compensation.Brandery companies receive Premier services at a reduced rate.For a company of 6 employees, savings are approximately $2,100.||$2,100|