On September 7, Vasiliki Ntampasi, Co-Founder and CEO of Tesibit, landed for the first time in the U.S. The occasion: to spend an entire month at the Mecca of venturing, a.k.a. San Francisco and Silicon Valley. The goal: to rock the high-profile #MetavallonUSMission2016. The question: Did the team make the best of it?
If you are at all accustomed to The Accelerator’s superstar […]
A year ago, Vasiliki Ntampasi and Antonios Arvanitidis were testing algorithms at the Democritus University of Thrace in Xanthi, when they experienced an aha-moment that would engineer their future. In that very moment of joint insightfulness, they decided to turn their idea into a venture. Well, they wouldn’t be the first ones to do so, right? Yet, Vasiliki and Antonis had the […]
True story: crowdfunding is turning more and more into a funding opportunity for eager-to-scale businesses everywhere. Today, we turn to Filisia Interfaces, The Accelerator 2014 finalist and one of the most inspiring ventures we have met along our way, to dig into its recent crowdfunding experience.
Let’s set the clock a few months back. The time: March 2016. The place: London. There we […]
What if we told you that there is a garden that happens to be smart, environmentally friendly, bold enough to be a future-shaping startup of its own, and small enough to fit in your home?
Enter CityCrop: The Accelerator 2016 finalist that has actually figured out the easiest and most innovative way to grow fresh and healthy food at home. What does the startup employ […]
The journey that started on March 2 with the announcement of The Accelerator 2016 call for applications has been exciting, exhilarating, and ad-venturous. Just a few days before we officially Press Start on our high-impact acceleration program, we take you through the future-shaping finalist teams that made it to this year’s highly anticipated Bootcamp.
This year, extraordinary teams applied for The Accelerator, coming from countries […]
Ever wonder what is the missing link to your entrepreneurial path from building a product to ultimate success? Somewhere between setting up your startup up-and-running, receiving some initial traction from your amazing product, and profit-making, lays the mysterious and obscure road of market growth and business expansion.
In fact, in business, profit and grabbing a sizable share of the market kind of go hand-in-hand. Why? […]
If you are into tech startups, you probably love Google, Apple, and PayPal. Yet, have you ever wondered why you feel so passionately about these companies? The answer is simple: novel ventures turn into awe-inspiring brands thanks to useful, fascinating, and cutting-edge products – that change the way we work and lead our lives.
Right about now, you may catch yourself thinking “Yes, I know […]
In case you have missed the big news: The Accelerator by Metavallon is back – more rigorous and growth-thirsty than ever! To celebrate the news of our grand return to the acceleration world, we have decided to tweet about it during our highly-anticipated #AskTheAccelerator Chat.
And by “tweet” we do not mean that we simply started to send out short, snappy, and happy announcements about […]
Guess who’s back? Metavallon is happy to Press Start on the new cycle of The Accelerator, its rigorous, high-speed program that aims to empower European startups thirsty for growth and, of course, investment.
The Accelerator 2016 will be offering an intense four-month business acceleration process to select early-stage startups that are geared up for success and are ready to take-off. Our aim: to […]