KSU partners with IgniteHQ to boost entrepreneurs

IgniteHQKennesaw State University, named among the nation’s Most Innovative Schools by U.S. News & World Report in its recent 2016 Best Colleges issue, is bolstering its standing in north Georgia’s entrepreneurial landscape through an official partnership with IgniteHQ, the region’s leading-edge entrepreneurial incubator. Kennesaw State announced this exciting partnership earlier this year.

IgniteHQ is now seeking KSU alumni who want to be a part of the growing inventor community. Now is your opportunity to mentor or sponsor the next generation of entrepreneurs! Have an idea or invention of your own? If so, let us help you realize your dream!

A combination of a modern-day business incubator and coworking hub, IgniteHQ’s stimulating environment is tailored to meet the unique needs of inventors and problem solvers. Through physical workspace, trainings and access to mentors, the facility provides inventive entrepreneurs with everything they need to fuel solutions and successful ventures on a global scale. IgniteHQ is the first innovation hub of its kind in Cobb County, and it will extend startup activity further across Georgia’s northern arc.

Members of IgniteHQ have access to dozens of free, educational programs and training opportunities as well as access to experienced mentors and advisors. IgniteHQ provides office space, event space, labs and other special resources. Additionally, members benefit from an extensive directory of partner service providers and capital investors.

Advisors to IgniteHQ’s entrepreneurs have the opportunity to consult through seminars and events, gain exclusive exposure to the technology and inventions born in the incubator, and obtain early access to potential partnerships and investment opportunity.

As an IgniteHQ mentor, you will be part of a dynamic database of go-to experts ready to offer advice and insight. You will also have an opportunity to teach through seminars and events, and gain exclusive exposure to cutting-edge technology and inventions born in the incubator.

We are excited about the robust partnership between KSU and IgniteHQ!  Now, Kennesaw State students working on inventions in biotech, agritech, clean tech, food science, life science, cyber security, the Internet of Things and more will have the opportunity to push their academic endeavors to the next level. Members of the north Georgia community have access to a superior tech incubator. Lastly, IgniteHQ will become one of the leading incubators in the state through its access to top-notch mentors and sponsors from the KSU community.

Whether you are tinkering in your basement, looking for an investment opportunity, or simply want to be part of the dynamic new entrepreneurial landscape in north Georgia, IgniteHQ is the place to be! Contact IgniteHQ today to learn more about programs, resources and space availabilities.

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