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Apply Now: NYC Venture Fellows class of 2014

The New York City Economic Development Corporation and 92nd Street Y are offering an invaluable opportunity for high-potential NYC CEOs and Founders : The NYC Venture Fellows Program will help the next generation of NYC entrepreneurs get in the door and to the next level through exclusive access to CEO-level workshops on the challenges of scaling companies, and mentorship relationships with senior leaders from companies such as Bloomberg, LivePerson, IBM, Lerer Ventures, and AppNexus. Past participants have included the leaders of Warby Parker, Rent the Runway, SecondMarket, comiXology, and Raspberry Pi.

The strong Fellow candidate:

  • is a Founder or CEO of a fast growing company
  • has a history of extraordinary achievement and substantial leadership, and a global perspective
  • would benefit from CEO-level mentorship from fellow founders and CEOs
  • is based in NYC or has plans to expand a global venture in NYC

Sound like someone you know? The deadline for nomination for the year-long NYC Venture Fellows program is next Friday, November 15, 2013: Please submit a short nomination form at

Nominees will be notified via email and asked to submit an application form by November 27, 2013. Fellows will be notified of selection in early December.