Top 10 Selected to Demo @ Summer Digital Accelerator

After reading through the applications of 105 teams, we are pleased to announce the top 10 startups that will be pitching at demo night in front of key investors and global influencers. The founders in this cohort are graduates of 34 Caribbean programs. www.aquaflowjm.com (Jamaica) water efficiency for the future www.tabancabox.com (Trinidad) Curated box of local[…]

Top 10 Articles About the Caribbean Startup Scene in 2015

The Caribbean startup scene kicked off around 2007. Yet has not gained momentum until 2011 with the launch of the Richard Branson Center  and CaribbeanBeta conference in Jamaica.  A surge of startup events occurred in 2013 with the influence of Startup Weekend and this year PitchITCaribbean and the Caribbean Startup Summit already made 2016 a promising time for investors and entrepreneurs. To get both Caribbeans and[…]

Code It Caribbean Launches Digital Workshops for 2016

Code it Caribbean hosts a series of monthly digital workshops to help entrepreneurs, careerists and students learn to code. Check often for schedule updates on workshop topics, speakers and prizes. All digital workshops for 2016 are free. July 18, 2016 @1pm-2pm EST Learn to Code- An overview of all of the organizations, programs and networks that help[…]

Free Caribbean Digital Accelerator-Summer 2016

Featured in the Guardian and LeNouvelliste newspapers.  Apply to join the first online Caribbean accelerator! In addition to online demo day, we connect startups who complete our online accelerator to their local incubator/ accelerator/ resource network. We’re bringing the learnings of top startup development tactics right to you. Leverage hours of jam packed strategies, advice, and resources.[…]

CaribbeanStartups.com Summer Accelerator Featured in the Guardian

Connecting regional entrepreneurs with the global market Suzanne Sheppard Published: Thursday, June 23, 2016 (ABOVE) Christine Souffrant (LEFT) Kerry-Ann Reid-Brown, of Jamaica, founder of Carry On Friends. (RIGHT) Wagging Brands Limited, a T&T-based startup, will be part of the inaugural accelerator programme. Entrepreneurs from T&T are among scores from across the region who have already[…]