NEWTOWN, Pa.–Front Row Labs, a groundbreaking venture catalyst, is inviting early-stage technology companies based in the Mid-Atlantic U.S. to participate in its inaugural funding competition beginning January 15, 2020. Front Row Labs will invest up to $1 million in the selected companies as well as provide free space and consulting in their upcoming collaborative incubation workspace located in the New York – Philadelphia Corridor.
With access to capital, creative workspaces, top tier executives and professional services including software and application development, legal, intellectual property, human resources and accounting, Front Row Labs is reinventing how early stage companies establish and grow their businesses.
The firm’s commitment to the companies it backs goes beyond dollars and includes access to C-suite executives and tier-one business service partners who provide support and counsel to company founders. The competition is free to enter, and entrepreneurs with early-stage technology companies are encouraged to fill out a submission at www.FrontRowLabs.com/contest. To have the best opportunity to be selected, companies should meet the following criteria:
- Be a new startup or an early-stage company
- Address (or be creating) a large addressable market greater than $1 billion USD
- Possess a revolutionary, transformative or disruptive technology or business model
- Have the potential for global opportunity
“2020 not only begins a new decade but also a new chapter for startups and early-stage companies,” said Mark Clifton, CEO, Front Row Labs. “We want to eliminate the challenges all too common to entrepreneurs and provide a more seamless experience for obtaining funding and collaborating with experienced executives and service providers who can help them be more successful and scale sooner.”
The funding competition will run from January 15 through April 30, 2020 and follow a rolling submission process. Selected companies will be invited to pitch Front Row Labs executives in their collaborative workspace located along the New York-Philadelphia Corridor.
Interested entrepreneurs and their teams can complete a free, online submission form at www.FrontRowLabs.com/contest. If your company is selected, Front Row Labs will contact you to schedule the next steps.
About Front Row Labs
Front Row Labs is a groundbreaking venture catalyst helping turn great ideas into great companies. The firm’s ‘Venture Catalyst Model’ is the new alternative for early-stage companies who desire an ecosystem that provides more than venture capital. At Front Row Labs, founders and their teams receive hands-on expertise from seasoned, C-Suite executives, access to a network of top tier professional business services and creative workspaces to build a solid foundation for success and accelerate growth. For more information, visit www.FrontRowLabs.com.
The Harris Agency for Front Row Labs