Here’s an interesting piece I found on Medium from Yasmeen Turayhi on the startup scene in the Arab world: What you need to know about the middle east startup space. She writes a lot about entrepreneurship, investing and tech in MENA. Good stuff – check it out!
View story at Medium.com
500 Startups launches a short marketing ramp-up bootcamp for startups in Israel
TLDR; 9 Israeli B2B startups are part of a bootcamp from American venture fund and seed incubator 500 Startups (https://500.co/). The startups get a 4-week training program on marketing and growth in exchange for 1% of the company for every $25k attributed to the new marketing tactics. Because if there’s one thing Jews love, it’s summer camp.