Meet the Inman Incubator.
You may be wondering what all the talk is about. Read on to learn more!
The Inman Incubator program is an exciting mentorship, advisory and promotional program to connect up to 25 new companies in the real estate industry to the resources and support to help them succeed. The yearlong program is a launchpad for companies who will define innovation in the real estate industry in the next decade, by providing mentorship, promotion, access to specialized resources, business building connections and ongoing support.
Connect stands for change and has always been a platform for startups to launch their products and services to the real estate community. The Inman Incubator brings this vision for the future of the industry through a yearlong program that provides participating startups with a host of exclusive benefits, including:
Mentoring by top minds in the real estate and technology space
$100,000 in promotional consideration from Inman News
Referrals to specialized startup service providers: accountants, banks, lawyers, technical groups and more
Business plan review
Ongoing support through private message boards
Founder meetups each year in SF and NYC
The program is open to technology startups, brokerages, agents, service providers, and others in the real estate industry with new, innovative products and business models. Applications are being accepted through May 15th with the inaugural class of Incubators announced at Real Estate Connect San Francisco, set for July 10-12.
Inman Incubator mentors include leaders who have built their own businesses from the ground up: Lockhart Steele, founder, Curbed; Pete Flint, CEO, Trulia; Spencer Rascoff, CEO, Zillow; Sherry Chris, CEO, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate; Rick Davidson, president and CEO, Century 21 Real Estate; Jay Gaskill, CEO, Real Estate Digital; Simon Baker, executive chairman, CAV Investment Holdings Pty. Ltd.; Teresa Boardman, Realtor and Inman News columnist; Austin Allison, founder, dotloop; Michele Serro, founder, Doorsteps; Krisstina Wise, CEO, Goodlife Team; Adam Spencer, co-founder and co-CEO, StreetAdvisor.com; Ian Morris, CEO, Market Leader Inc.; Nikesh Parekh, executive vice president, product, Market Leader Inc., and CEO, ActiveRain; Mike Ryan, executive vice president, Re/Max LLC; Jeff Lobb, vice president, technology and innovation, EXIT Realty Corp. International; Patrick F. Stone, president & CEO, Williston Financial Group; Marc Davison, 1000watt Consulting; Matt Singer, founder and CEO, Videolicious; and Jeff Turner, president, Zeek Interactive. More will be announced soon.