|Zoo Project Open to Help E-commerce Start-ups in the UK – Deadline Imminent|
|The Zoo Project is a business incubator designed to foster grass roots growth and help drive innovation in the online marketing arena for e-commerce entrepreneurs and emerging start-up companies. Up to 10 online start-ups will be chosen for admission into The Zoo for a period of one year.
With hands-on expert mentoring, the project aims to develop the needs of entrepreneurs in their start-up phase. In addition to a solid infrastructure, marketing reach and business development support, the initiative offers access to the wider online industry.
Successful applicants will benefit from open plan business space in the central London location of Moorgate, free of charge. Being a resident of The Zoo gives access to networking events, the opportunity to attend client pitches, one-to-one mentoring and access to major brand advertisers and partners.
Each participant company will benefit from the experience of the industry ‘Dragons’. They will be able to discuss their business plans, strategies and ideas with the Dragons who will provide an open dialogue and feedback.
In addition to the free facilities, the chosen start-ups will benefit from being part of The Zoo community. The residents will learn from others experiences, allowing them to share tips and business advice.
E-commerce entrepreneurs and emerging start-up companies in the UK may apply.
The deadline for submitting applications is 31 May 2015.