Entries by pbecker

Startup of the month February 2020 – Peers

Peers, one of our participants at the Firecamp in July 2019, recently got an investment by the pre-seed investor First Momentum Ventures together with TRUMPF Venture fond. Peers had the opportunity to pitch their solution in front of First Momentum Ventures at the Firecamp finale event on 27th July 2019. Peers offers a platform for […]

Redesigned Up2B Breakthrough – B2B startups can apply now!

Our redesigned Up2B Breakthrough program is live now. We took all the feedback together from the last Breakthrough programs and tailored the program to B2B startups. You’ve stumbled across a potential customer need but are not sure about whether it’s a problem worth solving? You’ve gathered one or two potential co-founders but don’t know about […]

Startup of the month January 2020 – RefundRebel

We’re always very proud to see startups that formerly participated in one of our Up2B programs grow and develop. Refundrebel helps people traveling by train to get their proper refund in case of a delay without a lot of effort and pain. Their goal is to educate everyone using public transport about their passenger rights. […]

Up2B Firecamp – 12 startups connected with corporates and investors

Finale above the roofs of Heidelberg We were delighted to receive the positive feedback at the Up2B Accelerator finale on July 19, 2019 in Heidelberg. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for attending and filling the event with life. 105 guests – founders, investors, business angels, partners from the industry and […]

From prototype to market-readiness in four weeks: Up2B ProductBooster completed!

Eight startups worked together with experts for four weeks to improve their software. Program completed with a Corporate Speed Dating: The startups presented their products to the corporates. “So far, we’ve supported startups in our accelerator programs, especially on business topics, developed marketing strategies with them and linked them with investors. With Up2B ProductBooster we […]

Newest program started: Up2B ProductBooster will accelerate 8 startups.

Eight startups will optimize their products with the UP2B Product Booster in the areas of digital technologies and IT. The four-week UP2B ProductBooster program kicked off on November 5th: Program Manager Paul Becker invited the founders to further develop their products with the help of experts and workshops. The startups give an insight into the […]

Up2B Firecamp 2017 winner @ TV show Höhle der Löwen

The winner of our Up2B Firecamp 2017, Andreas Widmann, founder and CEO of RoadAds interactive, pitched at the TV Show Höhle der Löwen! What a success! We loved to see one of our startups being so successful. By the way: Andreas got a 750k deal in the show, but the deal was not realized afterwords. But: Andreas […]

Up2B Breakthrough: Demo & investors day after six weeks of hard work

What a glorious final day of the Up2B 🚀Breakthrough🚀 After 6 weeks of hard work, coaching and networking the performance of the teams at the final in front of many investors and corporates was outstanding! And the winners️🏆,️ selected by investors & corporates are: 1st place: Treye Tech 2nd place: pododesk  3rd place: Riso Congratz from our side!