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Ignite To Launch Nonprofit Sprint Programme

Ignite To Launch Nonprofit Sprint Programme

Ignite Bermuda is getting set to launch a nonprofit Sprint Programme in order to “enable as many community leaders as possible, empowering them to create positive impacts in their lives and businesses.” A spokesperson said, “Recognising the impact of the Third Sector in the community, Ignite will be launching its first nonprofit Sprint... Read more of this article

Ignite Reflects On Entrepreneurship Programmes

Ignite Reflects On Entrepreneurship Programmes

While the journey to recovery may still be a long road ahead, Ignite Bermuda said they are confident that entrepreneurs are key to strengthening our economy. A spokesperson said, “At the beginning of 2020, Ignite Bermuda was looking forward to celebrating its first anniversary on March 26th. However, by the time the date rolled around the Ignite... Read more of this article

33 Businesses Join Ignite Accelerator Programme

33 Businesses Join Ignite Accelerator Programme

Ignite Bermuda announced the list of entrepreneurs who have been accepted for their January 2020 Business Accelerator Programme. 33 entrepreneurial leaders will be accelerating their businesses on the programme, effectively doubling the size of the inaugural 2019 cohort.Jennifer Adam, Wavecrest Cyniqua Anderson, Just Dreams Event Planning Tracy... Read more of this article

Four Winners For Ignite Final Pitch Competition

Four Winners For Ignite Final Pitch Competition

Ignite Bermuda – the Island’s first privately funded entrepreneurial accelerator programme – has announced the winners of its final pitch competition for its inaugural cohort. First Place Winner Alicia Kirby, of Wanderlust Explorers Ltd, a company offering dynamic tour experiences for Bermuda’s travellersSponsored by Clarien Bank, the competition... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Accepting Applications For 2020

Ignite Bermuda Accepting Applications For 2020

Ignite Bermuda is now accepting applications for their January 2020 Business Accelerator Programme. A spokesperson said, “Applications can be submitted online via ignitebermuda.com until Monday 11th November – it is expected the programme will draw another large response if their first call for applications is anything to go by.“Ignite... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Launches Mentor Program

Ignite Bermuda Launches Mentor Program

Ignite Bermuda‘s first cohort of entrepreneurs commenced their programme on May 5th and Ignite is now calling for people to be an “Ignite mentor or adviser in order to share your wisdom and experience with our clients.” A spokesperson said, “We completed an incredible boot camp with an equally amazing and dynamic group. The... Read more of this article

Dragons Den Star Advises Entrepreneurs

Dragons Den Star Advises Entrepreneurs

One of the stars of the popular UK TV series Dragons’ Den met with some of Bermuda’s budding new businesses, saying the attributes of a good entrepreneur are “self-confidence and good self-esteem”. The Institute of Directors, Bermuda branch, along with KPMG, recently organized a fireside chat and question and answer session with Jenny Campbell... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Appoints Sean Reel As Director

Ignite Bermuda Appoints Sean Reel As Director

Ignite Bermuda, the island’s first privately funded business accelerator, announced the appointment of Sean Reel as Executive Director. In partnership with Entrepreneurial Spark, one of the UK’s largest operators of accelerators, the new bespoke hub aims to be the ideal environment for local entrepreneurs to help them grow and scale their businesses. “We... Read more of this article

Ignite Receives Over 100 Applications In A Week

Ignite Receives Over 100 Applications In A Week

Ignite Bermuda today announced that their business accelerator programme is off to a great start, as over one hundred applications have been submitted for entry into the facility in May. As the founders had hoped, the applications are from a broad section of the community and include a variety of ideas across all sectors; everything from new ideas for... Read more of this article

New Entrepreneurial Accelerator Launched Today

New Entrepreneurial Accelerator Launched Today

Ignite Bermuda launched the island’s “first privately funded entrepreneurial accelerator” today [March 26], with an aim to be the “ideal environment for local entrepreneurs to help them grow and scale their businesses”. It will operate as a not-for-profit organisation and all services including office space, education and... Read more of this article