Founders Embassy Accelerator: 14 Takeaways from the Summer 2018 Program

Knowledge is power, and knowledge from Silicon Valley's brightest minds is the kind of power that lives with international founders forever. We're thrilled to share some of the most important takeaways from the Summer 2018 Founders Embassy class. Several seasons a year, Founders Embassy selects and welcomes small classes of founders from diverse backgrounds to Silicon Valley for a rigorous two-week-long bootcamp-style acceleration program.

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Andee Gardiner
Founders Embassy Unlocks Silicon Valley For International Founders

It’s time to democratize access to Silicon Valley. That’s why we started Founders Embassy. It’s the first accelerator with the mission to give international entrepreneurs the connections, capital, and know-how to build successful companies here or at home. Too often, these resources are reserved exclusively for privileged founders with Ivy League educations who look like the last crop of big CEOs. So we’ve launched an equity-free two-week bootcamp-style accelerator in San Francisco that gives top global startups an entryway to the epicenter of technology.

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Andee Gardiner
Founders Embassy equity-free accelerator aims to unlock the Valley for internationals

Startups who are looking to get a deep-dive into Silicon Valley but don’t want to give away equity have not had many options to choose from in the past. There are several government-backed accelerators which simply house startups in facilities and arrange pitch nights. But many of those demos tend to sink without trace. What if you were hand-picked by a programme which simply charged you for a service?

That’s the general idea behind Founders Embassy which is now releasing its first class of 8 founders joining them in SF this summer.

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Andee Gardiner