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The Founder Institute is the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program. Through a challenging curriculum and strong post-program support, we provide aspiring entrepreneurs with structure, mentorship, and a network to start an enduring company. Learn MoreApply to the Program
Leaders of the world's fastest growing companies have used our program to form and improve their business ideas, create an advisory board, recruit co-founders, improve their pitch, launch a product, raise capital, generate revenue, and more. The scale of our successful alumni is unprecedented.See our Graduates
Through a unique Liquidity Pool, the Founder Institute creates strong local communities where Graduates, Directors, and Mentors all receive equity in the companies formed. These strong local networks are also connected to a massive global ecosystem that spans six continents.Learn our Methodology
CEO & Founder
Managing Director, Crowded Ocean
Carol Broadbent is a corporate marketing leader with a blend of leadership and hands-on experience with global tech giants and ...
Founder and Partner, Crowded Ocean
Tom Hogan: founder and partner, Crowded Ocean. Original Creative Director at Oracle, then moved into VC market as Initial/Int...
Chief Story Teller, Mad Mork Stories
Patrick's mission to is help senior technology leaders succeed. He is an award-winning Storyteller, CMO and Entrepreneur with d...
Vice President, Marketing, View, Inc.
Brett Murray is Vice President of Marketing at View, Inc. With over 20 years of Silicon Valley experience, he runs all aspects ...
Kamal Hassan has been an entrepreneurial CEO for the past 15 years, with In Your Pocket, Skymeter and most recently with IncMin...