Judging the Innovation Competition

On Friday, April 5th, founder and entrepreneur advisor Robert Braathe was a judge for the Tech Track in the Blackstone Launchpad Innovation Competition at UAlbany. Robert had the pleasure of sitting in on presentations and giving startups feedback to improve their ideas. Robert also donated in-kind services to the top 3 winners of the competition … Continue reading Judging the Innovation Competition

BEYourStart International Entrepreneur Support

During the time that Braathe Enterprises and the BE Your Start program have been in motion, We have had the pleasure of working with International Entrepreneurs on many different types of projects and helping them make connections in the U.S market. So if you or anyone you know internationally is looking to start a business … Continue reading BEYourStart International Entrepreneur Support

SAFE Investing: Startup Financing 101

SAFE Investing Simple Agreement for Future Equity It is only a five page document that was created for the purpose of simple seed investment on startups A financing tool that provides a lower cost and speedier alternative to convertible debt financing. This is the right to obtain a preferred stock of a firm Created by … Continue reading SAFE Investing: Startup Financing 101

BEYourStart in Saratoga Springs for Startup Saratoga October 11, 2017

Robert Braathe of BEYourStart Startup Accelerator will be attending the Startup Saratoga event on Wednesday October 11th. Braathe Enterprises, based in Saratoga Springs since 2008 and founded in 2005, has provided consulting and training for entrepreneurs and business leaders in a variety of industries including IT, e-commerce, hospitality, not-for-profits and consumer products. He most recently … Continue reading BEYourStart in Saratoga Springs for Startup Saratoga October 11, 2017