BritishAmerican Business and Gust Announce Startup Focused Partnership
New York: February 1, 2017 – BritishAmerican Business (BAB) in partnership with Gust, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Startup subscription. Applications are now being accepted for startups with a presence in New York to join BAB’s unrivaled transatlantic business network.
The New York Startup Subscription is designed to help startup and early stage companies connect with larger firms in New York and build partnerships between established businesses and entrepreneurs. The subscription will provide access to investor readiness tools, brokered introductions, and invite-only access to curated programs. The subscription is made possible through an exclusive partnership with Gust, the global service provider powering the entrepreneurial ecosystem, and includes access to their startup services.
Wendy Mendenhall, Managing Director, BritishAmerican Business commented “New York and London are two global capitals for new enterprises. We look forward to matching the energy and innovation of the startup community with the depth, experience, and ability of our network. We’re committed to being a strategic, non-conflicted partner for growth for our new subscribers.”
David S. Rose, CEO, Gust is a serial entrepreneur, and one of the world’s most active angel investors. “Gust partners with BritishAmerican Business to help bridge the gap between innovative new startups and experienced and established companies. We’re proud of this unique partnership and look forward to its continued growth in the coming year,” said David.
About BritishAmerican Business:
BritishAmerican Business (BAB), the leading transatlantic business network, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping companies connect and build their businesses on both sides of the Atlantic. Our members are the world’s leading multinational and middle-market companies and include many of the major American and European players in finance, law, insurance, real estate, pharmaceuticals, airlines, technology and media. By providing access to practical, measurable business opportunities through our exclusive networking and targeted marketing platforms, the companies in our membership are able to sustain, grow and celebrate their businesses. The product of a merger between the American Chamber of Commerce (UK) and British-American Chamber of Commerce (US), we serve our members as the single, pre-eminent transatlantic business organization. For more information, visit BritishAmerican Business.
Andrew Boyd, Chief of Staff
Gust’s mission is to eliminate the challenges of starting a business, by teaming up and connecting with the largest collection of investors across the world to make it easier, faster and more affordable to set up a company. The network includes 400,000 founders and 60,000 investment professionals across 190 countries. Tens of thousands of accredited investors worldwide use Gust to connect and collaborate with startup companies and over $1.8 Billion has been invested in startups through Gust. For more information, visit Gust.
Tina Glickman, Director of Business Development, North America