Reach Your Highest Potential

Now accepting applications for 2016

Welcome to JFE Accelerator

JFE Accelerator (Operated and funded by JEMM Ventures LLC for Summer 2016 cohort) is opening its applications for summer 2016.

Focus is on Israeli B2B seed stage startups that are looking to expand and learn how to operate in the U.S. market.

The program is tailored for B2B companies to a focus on business development, strategy, sales, and the right market fit.

This includes fundamentals in communications, branding, and positioning.

Selected startups have the opportunity to accelerate their companies for 3 months by working with top Silicon Valley innovators, technologists, biz dev experts, investors, and visionaries.

The accelerator is an intense 3 month 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 San Francisco.

$20k investment. %5-7 depending on the startup’s stage.

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 of Summer ’15

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.
Marek Adamo

Marek Adamo

Emerging Companies Law, Paradigm Counsel LLP

Ilene Adler

Ilene Adler

CEO, Vantage PR

Bram Cohen

Bram Cohen

Founder, BitTorrent

Joel Englander

Joel Englander

Principal, Blumberg Capital

Vlad Givertz

Vlad Givertz

Head Engineering, Workday

Arnold Goldberg

Arnold Goldberg

VP Product, PayPal

Matthew Hertz

Matthew Hertz

Director of Operations, Shyp

Bradley Kam

Bradley Kam

President, Talkable

Stacie Katz

Stacie Katz

Production Manager, Bleu Marketing

Lou Kerner

Lou Kerner

Partner, Israel Syndicate

Mike Maples

Mike Maples

MP, Floodgate

Mike McCormick

Mike McCormick

Principal, Rubicon VC

Elana Polichuk

Elana Polichuk

Exec Communications, Google

Yuri Polnar

Yuri Polnar

Global Head, Growth, YouTube

Josh RIchman

Josh RIchman

Trademark Attorney, IPLA

Ron Schneidermann

Ron Schneidermann

CMO, AllTrails

Maish Simon

Maish Simon

Lead Product Designer, Ooyala

Ron Warshawsky

Ron Warshawsky

Founder, Enteros

David Beyer

David Beyer

Principal, Amplify Partners

Irina Blok

Irina Blok

Creative Director, Curbside

Houman Fardin

Houman Fardin

Strategic Partnerships, Wealthfront

Adam Fern

Adam Fern

Product Lead, Square Capital

Garrett Goldberg

Garrett Goldberg

Partner, Bee Partners

Zvi Guterman

Zvi Guterman

CEO, Cloudshare

Seffi Kaminitz

Seffi Kaminitz

Founder, Kaminitz Law

Dan Kaplan

Dan Kaplan

Owner, Threadling

Matias Koretzky

Matias Koretzky

Growth, Tango

Aaron Landman

Aaron Landman

Head of Sales, Optimizely

Gadi Nemirovsky

Gadi Nemirovsky

MP, Inspiration Ventures

Ariel Poler

Ariel Poler

Angel Investor

Spencer Raff

Spencer Raff

IP Law, Paradigm Counsel LLP

Dan Raveh

Dan Raveh

Senior Associate, Commerce Ventures

Dave Schukin

Dave Schukin

Product Lead, Twitter

Ashmeet Sidana

Ashmeet Sidana

MP, Engineering Capital

Joel Yarmon

Joel Yarmon

Partner, Draper Associates

Lior Zorea

Lior Zorea

Partner, Perkins Coie

Perks

$3,000

To help you get started with setting up your workplace.

%90 Stipend

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$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.