Reach for the Top
JFE Accelerator Spring ’16 NYC Application now open.
Welcome to JFE Accelerator NY
JFE Accelerator NY brings together the most prominent industry experts, entrepreneurs, and investors in New York to work with each startup cohort for its 2 month program.
The accelerator is an intense program that includes mentor office hours with top industry experts, business development workshops, weekly speaker sessions, legal frameworks, and one on one meetings with leading investment firms and angel investors in New York City. Startups will have a full time work office space at Cowork.rs NYC.
Connect with leading venture firms, angel groups, and micro-vcs in Silicon Valley.
Learn how to scale your startup from leading operators, growth and marketing experts, technologists, legal advisors, serial entrepreneurs and investors in Silicon Valley.
Grow your startup into its fullest potential.
Meet the Mentors and Speakers
Co-ÂFounder & CEO, JFE Accelerator
Jenny co-founded JFE in November 2009 and is in charge of program management, partnerships, and strategic direction for the program. She has organized speaker panels, pitch events, seminars, mentoring and networking events for the Jewish entrepreneur community in Silicon Valley. Jenny was introduced to entrepreneurship in 2008, when she took a business development at a medical device startup, BE Technologies. Prior to that, she worked at a research boutique Global Crown Capital, and at Lehman Brothers and Credit Suisse in private wealth division. Jenny received a BA in Economics from UC Berkeley.
Co-Founder and COO, JFE Accelerator
Michal oversees operations and coordination between staff, mentors, and advisors.Michal co-founded JFE in 2009. Michal gained a lot of experience in business helping her father, a prominent Jewish entrepreneur to launch several successful companies. She runs an internationally acclaimed art gallery and has experience as an art dealer and entrepreneur.
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Partner, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures
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