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Washington DC Startup Mentor Programs

The startup culture in Washington D.C. has a unique feel being in the Nation’s Capital. Surrounded by politics, startups still made for 4 out of every 100 new businesses surfacing in the city according to the D.C. Policy Center. Local startup incubator 1776 has provided a place for local entrepreneurs and also showcased the potential growth and success that can come from the local area. Washington D.C. is an excellent choice for new startups.

Founders Network wants to help write more success stories in the Washington DC startup ecosystem. Based in Silicon Valley, Founders Network is a globally connected community of passionate Founders looking to help each other. As DC’s Founders find their fit next to the traditional nature of D.C., they can always find a helping hand as a member of Founders Network.

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Mentorship from select Washington DC founders

Request Invite to Join Our Month Cohort!
Gain Access To:
Boston Founders Network
Washington DC
  • Peer mentorship program with fellow tech founders

  • Global, stage and local founder forums

  • Pitch practice with tier 1 VC’s

  • Proactive support and introductions from staff

  • Biannual global conferences

  • Accelerator grade discounts

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Founders Network Global Stats

Connecting Washington DC Founders with each other and the Founders Network community.

$1B+
Collective Capital Raised
$1.1M
Average Funding
600+
Global Founders
55%
Serial Entrepreneurs
100+
FN Global Events

You’ll learn more from the threads seen here everyday than you did in most courses you’ve ever waded through. So dive in, everyone is here because this is exactly what we want to be doing.

Galen Buckwalter
Founder of eHarmony

I’m a very technical person. Not big on the business side of things. Thanks to Founders Network, I’ve received valuable, actionable business advice from both founders and investors alike.

Linden Tibbets
Founder of IFTTT

I would say it’s a very reasonable cost to tap into a worldwide network of entrepreneurs who, as a group, have gone through just about everything you can imagine and have a world of experience they can offer to you.

Will Bunker
Founder of Match.com
Notable Members

We have some amazing members. With over 600 tech founders, 100 events a year, 90% Monthly Active Users (MAU), there’s no other network as experienced and helpful.

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Linden Tibbets
Founder & CEO
IFTTT
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Neha Sampat
Founder & CEO
ContentStack
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Will Bunker
Founder
Match.com
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Barbara Tien
Founder
Ponga
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Domingo Guerra
Regional Director/Founder
Appthority

Leadership Positions Available

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Events

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Interactive
Webinars
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Private VC Office Hours
  • Founder Thought Leadership

  • Trending Tech Topic Panels

  • Pitch Practice Featuring Tier 1 VC’s

  • Private Office Hours With Tier 1 VC’s

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Conferences

Sponsors

Storytelling to Success by Author & Master Storyteller, Jarie Bolander

How can storytelling lead you to success as a founder? There’s no better person to ask than Jarie Bolander, who has published six books and believes firmly in the power …

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How to Build an App without Coding by fnMember Dave McManus

Recently, fnMember Dave McManus showed Founders Network precisely how to build an app without coding — a feat that’s quite remarkable and impressive in itself. As the previous founder of …

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The Art of the Pivot, Featuring Your.MD CEO Matteo Berlucchi

Matteo Berlucchi, a longtime entrepreneur who most recently founded Your.MD, shares his blueprint for shifting your strategy and building customer trust when you don’t have decades to spare.   Knowing …

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How to Bootstrap Your Sales Strategy with Stacy Stubblefield, TeleSign co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer

Stacy Stubblefield, co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of TeleSign, sat down with Founders Network to discuss how she bootstrapped her first products and clients, scaled the fledgling startup to a …

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Founders Network 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

  DEZEN Wear The Future DEZEN is a new San Francisco-based fashion forward accessories brand for the eco-conscious generation. DEZEN creates colorful, on-trend fashion accessories using circular design principles, helping …

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