NM Startup Retool October 2020

In this session, we will hear from a pair New Mexican marketing agencies that are great at leveraging paid ads for small business and startup’s digital marketing needs.

NM Startup Networking September 2020

September #StartupRetool Networking by ActivateNM HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH YOUR DATA (and still be ethical) Thursday, September 17, 2020 Time: 10:30 – Noon RSVP and Setup your Profile for Networking In this session, we will hear from a few New Mexican startups that all use data to make products and services for their clients. […]

Startup Retool Networking August

The World Has Changed, Time to Retool Your Business During this period of adjustment to working remotely, ActivateNM powered by CNM Ingenuity is hosting a Startup Retool series for small businesses and startups in New Mexico to digitize their businesses. In this series, local entrepreneurs and resource providers will share strategies and platforms to retool […]

Accepting Applications for Cohort 5

Activate New Mexico (ActivateNM), powered by CNM Ingenuity, is now accepting applications for the next cohort of our 10-week startup accelerator.  The accelerator includes an active mentor and investor network in New Mexico. We are looking for startup founders throughout the state to participate in our next virtual cohort to accelerate their early-stage startup ventures. […]

Join us for Activate New Mexico’s Cohort 4 Demo Day!

The ActivateNM team is pleased to announce the conclusion of its 4th accelerator cohort. From healthcare solutions to better betting through data science, this group of founders is now at the next step in their entrepreneurial journey. Join us on June 26, 2020 to celebrate and showcase their accomplishments.

CNM Ingenuity Helps Local Startups Find Creative Solutions to COVID-19 Problems

Originally posted on CNM.eduhttps://www.cnm.edu/news/cnm-ingenuity-helps-local-startups-find-creative-solutions-to-covid-19-problems Startups are designed to problem solve, and Ingenuity is giving them the resources they need The history of the word “entrepreneur” dates back all the way to the 1700s and one of the earliest definitions talks about a willingness “to assume the risk and to deal with uncertainty.” Never has that […]

What happens when an accelerator and incubator collide?

The program puts a ton of business value into the hands of entrepreneurs who stand to benefit the most. We’re eliminating the question of accelerator vs incubator for these founders and instead of providing operational support so that they can stay focused on the essential questions: Who is my customer? What is my product and […]

ABQid biz accelerator wins $295K EDA grant

“It will boost our efforts to continue building the accelerator and create a more robust pipeline of startup deal flow,” said Kyle Lee, executive director for CNM Ingenuity, a nonprofit that manages all of the college’s commercial activities. “It will also help expand our seed fund by getting the word out to more folks about […]

ABQid accelerator merges with CNM Ingenuity

Perhaps most important, the merger strengthens both entities’ ability to provide educational services and resources to support local entrepreneurs and economic development, said CNM President Kathie Winograd. “ABQid is a successful, established and respected brand in our community that has been a key player in advancing the resurgent entrepreneurial movement in the Albuquerque area,” Winograd […]

ABQid, WESST announce first ActivateNM cohort

“We help the entrepreneurs understand the language of business, financing, working with numbers and building capacity,” said Julianna Silva, managing director of the WESST incubator. “The combination of ABQid’s lean startup methodology with our capacity training provides a robust wrap-around system for companies as they explore business opportunities.” Read Original Article