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Pear Accelerator is an intense 3-month program with mentorship, office space, and a demo day with hundreds of top investors.
The Accelerator by founders, for founders
Magic happens when a small group of exceptional founders works together with the entire Pear investment team, who have founded 6 companies and invested in startups worth over $40 billion.
$150k investment for 5% equity
Demo Day with 400+ top investors in Silicon Valley
Post-demo day fundraising support to help you raise from the top investors in the valley
Product & Growth Mentorship
Weekly ‘mini board meetings’ with the Pear investment team
Matching with an expert operating mentor
Regular workshops and speaker series with accomplished guest experts
Day to day hands-on mentorship
Free office space in downtown Palo Alto and SF in South Park
$250K of free cloud credits (AWS, Google Cloud, etc)
Discounted legal support from Cooley
Special discounts from WeWork, Freshworks, Carta, Digital Ocean, Affinity, Gusto, Heap, Vanta, Nightfall, etc.
Become part of a tight-knit, exclusive community of exceptional founders
Weekly check-ins with other teams in your cohort
Regular social events with your cohort and the broader Pear founder community
How We Collaborate
During the program our team will meet with you regularly to push you on your vision and share best practice to help you hit ambitious milestones.
We'll be hands-on to help you to:
White-board your product strategy
Design and run experiments
Find and close customers
Recruit key employees
Tune your fundraising pitch
We host workshops and speaker events geared towards helping you with the most important topics for early-stage startups.
Past guests include: Alfred Lin (Sequoia Capital), Mark Pincus (Zynga), John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins), David Marcus (Head of Facebook Messenger), and Jeff Housenbold (Softbank), and more.
To conclude our Pear Accelerator program, we host a Demo Day attended by 400+ top Silicon Valley investors including partners from Sequoia, Accel, a16z, Kleiner Perkins, and many more.
We have deep networks in Silicon Valley, and pride ourselves on our ability to connect founders like you with people that can help you achieve your goals.
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