Founded by a dedicated group of private, public, and philanthropic leaders, Fusion Pointe drives economic impact by helping to increase the number of investment-ready companies in the region, so they can grow and hire aggressively
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Mentors assigned based on needs
Our extensive network of mentors rotate through all of our programs and are assignments are reviewed periodically to ensure each venture has the right mentor to support at the right time.
Access to content & discounts
The Fusion Pointe Long Term mentoring provides great discounts and free benefits to each startup accepted into the program. You will also have access to recorded and written best practices content only available to TWO39 Labs members.
Meet & Connect with subject matter experts! Virtually or in person.
Our program is delivered in person or virtually. We offer access to meet in our tech coworking space, however, if you can't join us in person, our content is available across the globe.
No equity taken, no cost to you!
We take nothing, support the program through sponsorship. Our goal is to give back to our local ecosystem and provide opportunities for the next generation of tech in SWFL.
Communities that foster successful startups see increased economic vitality in terms of both wealth and jobs; and according to the Startup Genome Project, these startups firms are seven times more likely to raise investment capital and more than three times more likely to grow customer bases if they have helpful mentors.
Fusion Pointe's long term mentoring program provides mentors and guidance to technology startups through various stages of business growth.
Our Venture Mentoring Program was developed in partnership with JumpStart Inc., a best-in-class, nationally recognized nonprofit based in Cleveland, Ohio who has developed and led programs that have fueled millions of dollars of investment and created thousands of jobs in communities across the U.S.
This proven model enables local startups to access expertise from industry leaders all across the country. These experts help entrepreneurs grow their ventures faster and attract capital investment more successfully than they could do alone.
Fusion Pointe is a nonprofit venture development organization based in Southwest Florida focused on dramatically increasing the number of high quality, investment-ready companies in Southwest Florida. Through mentorship and technical assistance, Fusion Pointe positions startups to attract private investment and create new jobs.
Regular Attendance of TWO39 Labs Events
Quarterly Status Reviews with Mentors
Active engagement with the network
"Through this networking, it became clear that Southwest Florida had a shortage of concentrated resources to support the growth of early-stage businesses and ideas. We also discovered that there was an opportunity to help accelerate the creation of high-value start-ups."
Read more about the history of Fusion Pointe from founding member, Steve Walling.