Sunnyvale, CA-based Plug and Play’s FinTech Platform of Innovation has opened applications for its third batch.
Led by Co-Founder & Director Scott Robinson, Plug and Play FinTech is a stage-agnostic program providing startups with twelve weeks of business development, and networking with Fortune 500 financial institutions such as Citi Ventures, USAA, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, Santander, MUFG, U.S. Bank, Sumitomo, Capital One, Banco Original, JCB, Assurant, and Intuit.
Applications are due by December 15th: http://bit.ly/applyfintech
Incepted in 2006, Plug and Play has created focused innovation platforms in the areas of FinTech, Brand & Retail, Internet of Things, Media & Mobile, Connected Health, Travel & Hospitality, and New Materials & Packaging. By focusing on specific verticals, the accelerator can customize the experience of each startup in the specific innovation platform. It currently has over 350 portfolio companies and more than 300 corporate partners.
Successful portfolio exits include Danger, Dropbox, Lending Club, PayPal, SoundHound, and Zoosk.