Global Accelerator Network

It’s good to be GAN. 6 continents, 59 cities, 50 accelerators—1 standard for entrepreneurial excellence. At the Global Accelerator Network, we set the bar for startup accelerators and founders with our short-term, mentorship-based program and guidelines.

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$ 959 M

$959M raised in financing Savvy startups go with GAN. Our accelerators are helping companies make connections and raise a whole lot of money.

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$ 701 k

$701k in funding per company Big ideas get bigger shots at success. Founders in GAN accelerators average over half a million dollars in funding.

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A Few of Our Members

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gener8tor

Milwaukee & Madison, Wisconsin (North America)

Terms

6-9% equity stake for $20k seed capital and the option for a convertible note of up to $50k

Techstars in Austin

Austin, TX (North America)

Terms

6% equity stake for $18k seed capital and the option for a convertible note of $51k-100k

Chinaccelerator

Shanghai, China (Asia)

Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars

London (Europe)

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Why Accelerators Love Events Like Startup Weekend

If you’ve ever participated in a hackathon-like event or even something more globally like Startup Weekend then you already know how enlightening it can really be.

For those that survive that 54-hour or so slugfest of exhaustion and exhilaration it can be a molotov cocktail that provides existing entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts a nail-biting reminder of why they do what they do.

You see, building something out of nothing in a short, concentrated, and intense amount of time is just...

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