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Blackstone Launch Pad at UCC

14 Feb 2019

Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC is a campus-based experiential entrepreneurship programme open to all UCC students, staff and alumni offering
coaching, ideation and venture creation support. It is modeled on a successful programme originated at the University of Miami and was further
developed and expanded by the Blackstone Charitable Foundation.

  • Have an idea? We can help you flush out your initial concepts and help you plot a roadmap to progress your idea further.
  • Already formed a company? We can help you to overcome obstacles as you look to grow and scale your business.
  • Just curious? Participate in discussions & events, join our online community, or sign up for free mentorship.
  • Want to mentor? Let us know what your areas of expertise are and we will connect you with student entrepreneurs.

The Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC team is comprised of Peter Finnegan (Director), Trish Gibbons (Manager), Alexis Amaye (Maanger) and a team of UCC Student Ambassadors.

More info here: launchpad.

If you have registered with us on Ideator you can book an appointment to meet with one of our team. Use your appointment to speak to one of our team in confidence to discuss your idea.

Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC does not seek to take an equity stake in any business that it supports.

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