Introducing “Night Owls”: Gvahim’s new pre-accelerator

NEW! TheHive Ashdod is proud to announce the launch of its evening pre-accelerator “Night Owls”, Gvahim’s new program for very early-stage startups and working people with an idea for a startup.       TheHive Ashdod by Gvahim is a startup accelerator for new immigrants and Israelis, primarily (but not exlusively) from the south of Israel. The accelerator […]

Introducing TheNest: Gvahim’s new Business Accelerator

Immigration is among the key factors which shaped Israel to become the Start-Up Nation. Immigrants are overrepresented among Israel’s business founders and innovators. Entrepreneurs by nature, often by choice but also out of necessity: Olim tend to choose the entrepreneurship path as it is harder for them to fulfill their potential on the job market. […]

How to Start a Start-up in Israel

How to Start a Start-up in Israel When Olim are asked what motivated them to move to Israel, they offer reasons such as Zionism, affordable Jewish education, or even, for a significant other. One reason, that is increasingly obvious, but hardly mentioned, is “because I want to start a start-up.” Yet today becoming a part […]

Five reasons your Start-up should apply for an Accelerator program today!

Five reasons your Start-up should apply for an Accelerator program  today! By Alon Zlatkin, CEO of Dogiz. Everybody knows that Israel is the next silicon valley and if one is thinking of opening a startup, this is the place to be. However, not everybody realises just how crowded the market is, and that in order […]

Is Post-Money Value Relevant?

by Raphael Meyara, Oleh from France, CEO and Founder of AlgoValue, valuation expert and former auditor from PwC. Most investors in start-up companies rely on post-money value for purposes of determining the impact of a new round of financing or a grant of stock options. This is misguided. Why? A company’s post-money value is typically […]

StartUp Fusion Pitch Night -Turkey, Japan and Israel – March 22nd 2015

On March 22nd, over 250 people attended the historic StartUp Fusion event organized by TheHive by Gvahim in collaboration with Samurai Incubate (Japan), and ONEN CONSULTANCY (Turkey). Turkish, Japanese, and Israeli start-ups competed for a $100,000 seed investment. StartUp Fusion, Tel Aviv – Japan, Israel & Turkey International Pitch Night 2015 took place at the […]

Interview with Alon Ben-Cnaan of Startup Link

Recently I had the privilege of chatting via Skype with a colleague of mine whom I met through the “The Hive” accelerator program in Tel Aviv. Alon Ben Cnaan recently launched a new venture, Startup Link that may make breaking into international markets easier for new startups. Alon, tell me a little bit of your story and where the […]

Why join TheHive Ashdod international startup accelerator?

Where will you and your best ideas be, this November? Join the international accelerator TheHive Ashdod #3 and turn your ideas into a startup. Extended deadline! Apply by October 30th   For 6 months starting at the end of November, join a small group of international entrepreneurs hungry for success, eager to make their mark in […]