Reach for the Top

JFE Accelerator Spring ’16 NYC Application now open.

Welcome to JFE Accelerator NY

JFE Accelerator NY brings together the most prominent industry experts, entrepreneurs, and investors in New York to work with each startup cohort for its 2 month program.

The accelerator is an intense program that includes mentor office hours with top industry experts, business development workshops, weekly speaker sessions, legal frameworks, and one on one meetings with leading investment firms and angel investors in New York City. Startups will have a full time work office space at Cowork.rs NYC.

Connect

Connect with leading venture firms, angel groups, and micro-vcs in Silicon Valley.

Learn

Learn how to scale your startup from leading operators, growth and marketing experts, technologists, legal advisors, serial entrepreneurs and investors in Silicon Valley.

Grow

Grow your startup into its fullest potential.

Meet the Mentors and Speakers

Jenny Belotserkovsky

Jenny Belotserkovsky

Co-­Founder & CEO, JFE Accelerator

Jenny co-founded JFE in November 2009 and is in charge of program management, partnerships, and strategic direction for the program. She has organized speaker panels, pitch events, seminars, mentoring and networking events for the Jewish entrepreneur community in Silicon Valley. Jenny was introduced to entrepreneurship in 2008, when she took a business development at a medical device startup, BE Technologies. Prior to that, she worked at a research boutique Global Crown Capital, and at Lehman Brothers and Credit Suisse in private wealth division. Jenny received a BA in Economics from UC Berkeley.

Michal Tavrovsky

Michal Tavrovsky

Co-Founder and COO, JFE Accelerator

Michal oversees operations and coordination between staff, mentors, and advisors.Michal co-founded JFE in 2009. Michal gained a lot of experience in business helping her father, a prominent Jewish entrepreneur to launch several successful companies. She runs an internationally acclaimed art gallery and has experience as an art dealer and entrepreneur.

Mitchell Golner

Mitchell Golner

Director of Product Management, Wot.io

Jessica Cohen

Jessica Cohen

CPO, Elemental Path

David Postolski

David Postolski

Associate, IP, Dan Pitney LLP

Zak Schwartzman

Zak Schwartzman

Associate, Gotham Ventures

Brian Turk

Brian Turk

Distribution & Channel Marketing, AT&T

Lior Zorea

Lior Zorea

Partner, Perkins Coie LLP

Dana DeMeo

Dana DeMeo

CTO, Intelligent Product Solutions

Jeff Prober

Jeff Prober

Associate, High Peak Venture Partners

Tim Flannery

Tim Flannery

Associate, Pilot Mountain Ventures

Charlie O’Donell

Charlie O’Donell

Partner, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures

Boris Coto

Boris Coto

Hardware Engineer

Jonathan Gass

Jonathan Gass

Founder and CEO, Nomad Financial

Jonathan Hershman

Jonathan Hershman

Founder, PBB:NG

Daniel Ujvari

Daniel Ujvari

Regional Director, NYC, Atmel

Gil Beyda

Gil Beyda

Managing Director, Genacast Ventures

Dmitry Stepanov

Dmitry Stepanov

Co-founder and CTO, Glorium Tech

Michael Taylor

Michael Taylor

Co-Founder, Ladder Digital

Zach Walker

Zach Walker

Cartographer, Airbnb

Kaiiyta Johnson

Kaiiyta Johnson

Representative, Texas Instruments

Avi Levine

Avi Levine

VP, Star Funding

John Frankel

John Frankel

Partner, FF Venture Capital

Elad Yoran

Elad Yoran

CEO, Security Growth Partners

Dan Ford

Dan Ford

Dell Innovation Labs

Sumeet Shaw

Sumeet Shaw

Brand Foundry Ventures

Perks

$3,000

To help you get started with setting up your workplace.

$90 Stipend

For more than 8 years, HubSpot’s award-winning marketing software has helped businesses expand and manage their online marketing presence.

$10,000

Amazon Web Services, a collection of remote computing services, also called web services, make up a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon.com.

$60,000

Microsoft Azure is an open and flexible cloud computing platform offering IaaS + PaaS cloud services.