Partner company experts across hundreds of advanced technology and business domains are “on-call” for accelerator‐based companies and are only an elevator ride away. Access to Audible system engineers and architects, data scientists, technologists and business experts as well as graduate-level engineering and business associates from the greater Newark vicinity.
Access to a brand new 25,000 sq ft. co-working space located in the same building as Audible’s global headquarters in Newark. The office is stocked with state-of-the-art amenities, including ultra-high bandwidth WiFi access with 10 gigabit-plus fiber-to-the-desktop — 200x faster than a standard business class connection.
Access to engineering and MBA talent pool for in-class internship support. Access to Newark as a real-world lab for creating innovative technologies from transportation to education to smart city infrastructure.
Receive an $100,000 investment for a 6% equity stake. Newark Venture Partners Labs provides post accelerator access to our investor network and guarantees a co-investment in your first venture financing.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
2+ Founders + Small Team. Should have both business domain expertise and in-house tech development capability.
Some form of product and some market validation (in the form of users, pilots, clients…more the better). We are NOT an investor in idea/ b-plan-only stage start-ups.
Technology (ex: Marketplaces, B2B, B2C, IoT, etc). We are NOT looking at: clean tech, pharma drug, med device, store front.
Start-ups that can take real advantage of NVP platform: our corporate partners (Audible, etc), 10 GB Bandwidth, Newark and proximity to NYC.