FOR ENTREPRENEURS / BY ENTREPRENEURS
Gimmel Entrepreneurs Fund
It takes a village to build a business
Gimmel offers a hands-on approach to support our teams early on
We believe in Delivering Results
It's all about the 3 T's
Trust, Team, Timing
Responses from the team in 24 hours
Our Focus Markets
Sensor Fusion /
Digital Health /
Cyber Security /
Social Network /
IoT Devices /
Entertainment Tech /
Our team of investors, tech experts, entrepreneurs, strategic corporate partners and venture syndicate are here to get you the fuel and support you need
Our technical emphasis is on AI, machine learning, breakthrough algorithms, devices/IoT, and innovation
Our target business models include SaaS with MRR, enterprise licenses, high margin and consumer unit volumes
For Our GimmelFund
Portfolio Companies Only:
8-Week Intensive BootCamp
It's all about the Network and Team, GimmelFund recently added the Gimmel Bootcamp Venture Studio for our portfolio companies; a WhatsApp/Zoom-enabled 24x7 online (Covid-19 safe face-to-face in Palo Alto)
Customized for your startup's success, 8-Week engagement straight out of Silicon Valley
Bootcamp by Week:
1) Corp Formation / Financial / Legal Structure
2) Team Review / Founder Dynamics / Balance
3) Investor Pitch Deck / Storytelling
4) How You Make $ / Unit Economics Review
5) Customer Acquisition Cost (CAC) Metrics
6) Go-to-Market / BizDev / Sales / Marketing
7) Product-Market Fit / MVP Review
8) Funding / Term Sheet / Investment
* 1st: Strategy
* 2nd: Tactics and Actionable
* 3rd: Results / Measurable output
Communicate with us regularly. Stay committed to your vision. Always be honest with yourself and our team. We are here for you 24x7 if necessary, and are fine if you share the bad news with the good. We will help you achieve your goals.
Gimmel Bootcamp: Portfolio Companies Only
Some Testimonials from our portfolio::
Charlene Consolacion, CEO Biig Technologies (Automotive)
"Gimmel is always there, 24x7, when we need them, good times and challenging times"
Doug Thomas, CEO, Tackle Bio (Med, Pharma)
"After working with the team at Gimmel for over 3 years, we realized that their integrity as well as real-world startup experience was second to none. We are grateful to have Gimmel on our team."
Nazar Fedorchuk, CEO, Senstone (Digital Heath, transcription device)
"After observing Gimmel's strengths and valuable insights for ioT tech companies at our stage, we knew that going forward with them made significant strategic sense. Resulted in successful funding and immediate results at Senstone."
Malcolm Flack, CO BBuck (Gaming)
"We launched with Gimmel and had early stage investment within 30 days"
Eitan Haimovich, CEO Lancellot, (e-Commerce)
"The Gimmel team helped us tremendously in organizing our new business and provided valuable insight on corporate structure, product and team. We have a cross-border company headquartered in the US with our development team in Israel."
Andrew Funkhouser, CEO LatusApp (Fintech, Sports Arena, Nightclubs, Venues)
"We are blessed to have the Gimmel team backing us as we launch the next-generation of POS technology for nightclubs, sports arenas and venues"
Daniel Center, CEO VidDrop, (e-Commerce)
"The Gimmel onboarding system pulled our due diligence material together in a fast-paced professional manner. Our traction and their culture made a win-win combination, especially during the pandemic - they were there to meet with us, socially distanced of course."
Irfaana Ismail, CEO FXLabs (FinTech)
"Gimmel provided us immediate guidance incorporating our S-Corp, cap tables and financials to bootstrap to a profitable FinTech business without raising excessive capital and creating dilution for the founders."
Madukar Govindaraju, CEO Numly, (HR Tech, future of work)
"The Gimmel team helped improve our messaging and marketing presence which resulted in closing funding and early customer traction."
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