This is amazing news for our innovative geo-location based Augmented Reality platform. skignz Chief Operating Officer, Jamie Clarke says …
"The Bridge Community gives skignz an opportunity to collaborate on a number of levels with some of the biggest companies and Brands on the planet.
We are humbled and rightly excited about this opportunity!"
Atlanta is one of the fastest growing technology ecosystems in the US. It is the largest economy in the southeast and home to over 30 Fortune 1000 companies, including the Coca-Cola Company.
The Bridge Company is a unique entrepreneurial community model backed by an exclusive set of large corporates focused on growing communities through corporate start-up collaboration.
The Bridge Project started in 2014. The success of this fantastic opportunity shows in their figures; with 10 start-ups and five large corporations starting 2014, which enabled 9 pilots and proof-of-concepts. Collectively these start-ups hired 32 employees, increased their revenue monthly by 150% and raised $2.9M in VC funding.
So you can imagine how ecstatic we were when we realised skignz had been chosen as one of the 22 companies to be part of this amazing project that helps companies take a huge step up on the commercial ladder.
The Atlanta Bridge Community Model truly cares about the start-ups on the program; their aim is to help them build a global businesses. They ask for no financial investment, equity stakes and all start-ups maintain ownership of their IP.
So you can see why we are so excited about this amazing opportunity.
Jamie says ... "It's such an exciting opportunity for us to engage, not only with some of the biggest brands in the world, but also embed ourselves into the Tech ecosystem in Atlanta. The partnership opportunities with the companies who are also part of the Bridge Community is an added bonus."
You can see more from other companies such as, Tech-Up Techwire and PR Web, who are finding this news just as exciting as us.
You can find out more about how you can apply to be part of the Bridge Community.
If you want to find out more about skignz, then please visit our new recently launched website (www.skignz.com) as well as the usual social media channels