Nordic New York Accelerator
A Technology Accelerator in New York City for Nordic Startups by ERA Global


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About

ERA Global helps global startups from around the world enter the US market through a 3-month intense acceleration program run at ERA’s offices in New York City.

ERA Global is very excited to partner with Nordic Government to offer a world-class New York Accelerator program for selected Nordic startups with perceived high potential on the US market.

Selected Nordic companies attend an intense 3-month program at ERA in NYC, with industry-leading mentors, landing services, followed by investor presentations at the NNYA Pitch Night in New York.

The inaugural 3-month program ran in June 2016 with 2 Nordic startups with both startups entering the US market successfully.

The second 3-month program started in June 2017 with 2 other Nordic startups and ended in September 2017.

The program features intense one-on-one mentoring sessions by industry-leading mentors as well as workshops, speakers sessions and office hours by ERA partners and sponsors such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, IBM, etc.

Who We Are

ERA is an early-stage investment fund and technology accelerator based in New York City. With 139+ investments since 2011, ERA is the leading accelerator program in New York with hands-on mentoring from 350+ industry-leading mentors, 12 venture partners and 35 corporate partners. ERA portfolio companies have raised more than $250M and are worth more than $1.5B.

ERA Global has partnerships with:

Program

The 3-month program features intense one-on-one mentoring sessions by industry-leading mentors as well as workshops, speakers sessions and office hours by ERA partners and sponsors such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, IBM, etc. including introductions to potential customers, partners and investors followed by investor presentations at the NNYA Pitch Night in New York

Mentoring

Workshops

Office Hours

Connections

Pitch Events

Landing Services

Speaker Sessions

Partner Benefits

Alumni Network

Portfolio Companies

Nordic companies that are currently in our NNYA 2017 program.

GaitLine

Biomechanically Advanced Footware

UpWave

Task Management for Teams

Nordic companies that were in NNYA1 - Summer 2016.

Bubbly

IoT for Increasing Sales

Rayvn

Effective Incident Management

Mentors

Some of our amazing mentors

Akin Akintola

Nokia

Karl Andersen

AV Growth, Amundsen Vent, River Oak Risk

Barry Appelman

Independent consultant

John Ason

Angel Investor

Michael Baldwin

Michael Baldwin Inc

John Brennan

Enso Labs

Christian Busch

German Accelarator

Artie Byrne

Chanel

Eric Cantor

Mobile Global

Reilly Carpenter

Capital One

Joel Cartun

Angel Investor

Joyce Shen

Investor at Tenfore Holdings

Pauline Chiou

MSNBC anchor

Solomon Choi

16 Handles

Dora Chomiak

Inflection Point Strategy

Jeana Chung

Camuto Group

Alan Chung

Perka Inc

Brian Cohen

New York Angels

Katya Constantine

Digishopgirl Media

Joseph Coyne

Studio VC

Vittorio Cretella

MARS

Alexander Do

Consulting

Josh Ellstein

Backstage

Murat Emirdag

Instacart, Zynga

Alon Ezer

Cups

Benoit Flammang

Benivest & Associates

Andrew Flett

ex PE, operator

Cameron Foster

Cape Falcon Capital

David Frerichs

AMAZON

Joe Galarneau

OpenX

Shlomo Garbi

Zemingo Group, Zikapp

Len Gilbert

Digital Prism Advisors

Gokce Gizer

Marc Goldberg

Trust Metrics

Sanjeev Gupta

Angel Investor

Mikhail Gurevich

Ariel Halevi

Vayomar

Andrew Hancox

Heather Hartnett

Human Ventures Capital

Brian Hecht

ClaimFame

Adam Hershey

finance

Debbie Hidajat

Angel Investor, PTS Ameirca

Rachael Holmes

Pitch coach

Wendy Hutter

Silver Streak

Joerg Joergensen

Escalon Serv., Amundsen Vent.

David Joo

Knowre

Joseph Juhn

KOTRA

Jeremy Kagan

Columbia Business School

Mat Kaliski

Rubicon Venture Capital

KK Kambhampati

FUSAR, Cloquet Capt.

Samuel Khamis

Khamis and Associates

Pat Kiernan

NY1

Daphne Kis

Litmus Health

Lizzy Klein

Svetlana Lebedeva

Jason Leder

Google

Khee Lee

LH2 Ventures, Kiswe Mobile

Sang Lee

DarcMatter

Brian Lee

Maker Studios

David Levy

Amazon

Jeff Lindsey

King

Allen Liu

500 Startups, Animoto

Jibreel Lockhart

CEB

Gwenna Lucas

The Rainy Group

Joshua Lustgarten

Interactive One

Jimmy Lynn

AOL

Brett Martin

Ex-entr, now VC

Bill Mehleisen

Grand Central Tech, Mandalah

Ana Milisevic

Sparrow Digital Holdings

Nick Miller

Facebook

David Moon

EY

Kelly Moulton

Think Outside AS

Erik Mumford

Bubbly Group

Lauren Musto

Goldman Sachs

Phil Neches

NJIT; National Academy of Engineering

Tereza Nemassanyi

Microsoft

Suok Noh

Michael Nogen

GAP

Lieven Nuyttens

Chris O'Brien

Galina Ozgur

Fatih Ozluturk

Sonu Panda

Venture Partner/Prescriptive Data

Lisa Patti

AccentC3

Jessica Peltz

Matt Pestritto

Edwin Philogen

Bond Inc.

AJ Plotkin

Beth Polish

League of Change

Matt Prohaska

Andrei Rebrov

Entrepreneur

Tsipi Ryngler

Google/Amazon marketing

Reese Schonfeld

Angel Investor, CNN

Rishi Sethi

Matt Shampine

WeWork

Jessica Sheft-Ason

Angel Investor, Glossier

Brian Shimmerlink

Vengo Labs

Leigh Shull

VISA

Peter Stern

Jeanne Sullivan

Sullivan Adventures

Benjamin Sun

Primary Venture Partners

Beth Temple

MIMA

Are Traasdahl

Tapad/Spring Capital

Roland Turck

Angel Investor, BAYER

Degerhan Usluel

Hurriyet

Frank Vallese

ePhysics Tech

Benedikt von Shroder

Angel Investor

Deborah Weinswig

Fung Global

John Williams

Impact Infrastructure

Michael Wolf

Classpass,Blazer Vnt, MW Consulting

Helena Wong

Top Trend International

Jane Wulf

Miranda Media

Simon Yi

growth hacker

Jun Yoon

Sung You

Morgan Stanley Healthcare Banking

Mike Zung

Fung Global and Retail

Sponsors

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