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Looby Joins Ignite As Enablement Manager

Looby Joins Ignite As Enablement Manager

Ignite, the entrepreneurial hub in Bermuda, has welcomed Melissa Looby as its new Enablement Manager. A spokesperson said, “We are excited to announce the recent addition of Melissa Looby to the Ignite Team as the new Enablement Manager. When Ignite first opened its doors in May 2019, Melissa was part of Ignite’s first cohort of entrepreneurs... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Opens Entrepreneurial Program

Ignite Bermuda Opens Entrepreneurial Program

Ignite Bermuda opened applications for its Entrepreneurial Accelerator Programme, encouraging entrepreneurs and community leaders to apply by February 2nd. A spokesperson said, “Are you looking to develop an idea, scale your business or improve your charity? “Applications are open for Ignite’s award-winning Entrepreneurial Accelerator... Read more of this article

BHC & Ignite Partner For Accelerator Programme

BHC & Ignite Partner For Accelerator Programme

The Bermuda Health Council, stewards of Bermuda’s Health Innovation Fund, announced a “groundbreaking partnership with Ignite Bermuda, the island’s privately funded entrepreneurial accelerator.” A spokesperson said, “This collaboration marks the Health Council’s strategic shift towards supporting sustainable and effective... Read more of this article

Entrepreneurs Invited To Ignite Open House

Entrepreneurs Invited To Ignite Open House

Ignite Bermuda is inviting “all aspiring, emerging, and established local entrepreneurs and community leaders” to an Open House on Wednesday, December 20th. A spokesperson said, “Ignite Bermuda, the island’s award-winning accelerator programme, is thrilled to extend an invitation to all aspiring, emerging, and established local entrepreneurs... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Hiring Enablement Manager

Ignite Bermuda Hiring Enablement Manager

Ignite Bermuda announced a new job opportunity for an Enablement Manager. A spokesperson said, “Ignite Bermuda, the leading private accelerator in Bermuda, is excited to announce a new job opportunity for an Enablement Manager. This role is integral to our mission of helping entrepreneurs and community leaders test, grow, and find scalable solutions... Read more of this article

Mazar-Fox Launches ‘Ignite With Art’ Show

Mazar-Fox Launches ‘Ignite With Art’ Show

Holly Mazar-Fox is presenting ‘Ignite with Art,’ a Pop-Up Show at Ignite’s Entrepreneurial Hub in Hamilton, which “brings together a wide breadth of homegrown talent ranging from emerging to the established.” A spokesperson said, “Ignite with Art is the latest innovation from Holly Mazar-Fox, Founder & CEO of... Read more of this article

Ignite Concludes 3rd Entrepreneurship Program

Ignite Concludes 3rd Entrepreneurship Program

Ignite Bermuda has completed its third Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship programme which ran from July 12- August 31, 2023. A spokesperson said, “Thanks to HSBC Bank Bermuda, Ignite enabled 17 local young adults, ages 19-25 years old to develop their passions for entrepreneurship through workshops and part-time internships within some of... Read more of this article

Ignite Launches Third Internship Programme

Ignite Launches Third Internship Programme

Ignite Bermuda has launched its third Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship programme thanks to the support of HSBC Group and HSBC Bank Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The 8-week internship programme supports local young adults’ passions for entrepreneurship through workshops with industry experts and project-based internships within some of... Read more of this article

Ignite Bermuda Launches 7th Cohort

Ignite Bermuda Launches 7th Cohort

Ignite welcomed 30 entrepreneurial leaders to its two-day Bootcamp on 12th July as part of its 7th Core Entrepreneurial Accelerator Programme. A spokesperson said, “The in-person event took place in a digital event space provided by Argus Group. Key skills were discussed including customer discovery, lean start-up and the importance of developing... Read more of this article

Ignite Launches Co-Lab & Digital Studio

Ignite Launches Co-Lab & Digital Studio

Ignite Bermuda hosted a party to commemorate its fourth birthday and officially launch the Co-lab and Digital Studio, which offers co-working spaces, cubicles, offices, an event space, a boardroom and a fully equipped digital studio for the entrepreneurs to create podcasts and other visual content. A spokesperson said, “Ignite Bermuda hosted a... Read more of this article

Ignite’s Internship Application Closes On Sunday

Ignite’s Internship Application Closes On Sunday

Ignite Bermuda’s application period for the Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship Programme will close this week with the deadline being extended to Sunday, April 23rd. A spokesperson said, “This unique opportunity is designed for 18-25 year olds who are eager to develop their entrepreneurial skills, gain real-world experience, and unlock their... Read more of this article

Accelerator Programme Accepting Applications

Accelerator Programme Accepting Applications

Ignite Bermuda announced that applications are currently open online for its 7th Cohort of their Entrepreneurial Accelerator Programme. A spokesperson said, “Ignite Bermuda is pleased to announce that applications are currently open online for its 7th Cohort of their Entrepreneurial Accelerator Programme. The free programme will officially run from... Read more of this article

Ignite Launches Third Internship Programme

Ignite Launches Third Internship Programme

Ignite Bermuda has announced the launch of its annual Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship programme “thanks to the continued support of HSBC Group and HSBC Bank Bermuda over the last three years.” A spokesperson said, “Applications are currently live for the next three weeks. Interns brainstorming in the Ignite Hub in a small group... Read more of this article

Kidist Emery Joins Ignite Board Of Directors

Kidist Emery Joins Ignite Board Of Directors

Ignite Bermuda announced the recent addition of Kidist Emery to their Board of Directors, saying she brings a “wealth of experience and a fresh perspective.” A spokesperson said, “The Board was impressed with Kidist’s passion as an award-winning mentor and thriving business owner. Through her business, Salon Pink, Kidist helps... Read more of this article

Ignite: Supporting Local Businesses & Jobs

Ignite: Supporting Local Businesses & Jobs

32 businesses and charities recently started their journeys as part of Ignite Bermuda’d six-month programme with a two-day boot camp. A spokesperson said, “The current economic challenges highlight the importance of developing the island’s entrepreneurs and community leaders. 32 businesses and charities recently started their journeys as part... Read more of this article

Ignite: Entrepreneurs Meet To Share Ideas

Ignite: Entrepreneurs Meet To Share Ideas

Before the storm, over 100 local entrepreneurs, community leaders, and mentors met to reconnect, reimagine, and help with the economic and social recovery of Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The event included a trade show of local businesses showcasing new products, services, banking and technology. Ignite alumni participating in ‘story circles’... Read more of this article