Start up Now Lab is set to launch in Kenya. Began by Wilkings Fadhili Odinga who also runs Fashion Torch Africa a hub that deals with training and mentorship for individuals interested in the fashion industry.
The Startup Now entrepinitiative innitiative was created to to support innovative startups community space where entrepreneurs can access brand management and development, access to investors , product development and mentorship. Partnering with Mradi Fund and CMC Group this lab seeks to mould startups to have a greater impact in Africa. This will be done through the training and mentorship in the lab and also through bootcamps and forums held monthly.
The first boot camp will be held on 23rd September while a continental summit will happen in November the 16th-18th bringing in Africa leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators and Investors to design solutions to top problems faced in Africa.Start Up Now is expected to benefit a good number of entrepreneurs who want to develop their initial startup ideas into viable and credible startup propositions. To be part of the bootcamp, visit their Facebook account here.
This article was written by Mercy Evon Vala.