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Category Archives: Startups

Start-Up Stories Chris Gregg of Lightyear

Jenny Ervine from Raise had a great talk with Chris Gregg of Lightyear about the company’s journey so far and plans for the future. Learn more about Lightyear |  https://www.lightyear.cloud/ What is Lightyear? A B2B procurement and accounts payable automation solution built in the cloud. Where did the Lightyear idea come from? Chris identified a…

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Aeroblue testimonial

Raise Ventures Accelerator review with Jason McDevitt, startup founder at Aeroblue Software

Today we speak to Jason McDevitt, startup founder at Aeroblue Software to hear his thoughts, review and testimonial about Raise Accelerator programme that he successfully took part in during 2021. How has your team grown since joining the Raise accelerator? Jason: “We have recently Hired 2 Part-time developers to start working on our prototype and…

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Clare Ryan Testimonial

Raise Ventures Accelerator review with Clare Ryan, startup founder with CYBR!SC.

Today we speak to Clare Ryan, startup founder with CYBR!SC to hear their thoughts, review and testimonial about Raise Accelerator programme that she successfully took part in during 2021. How has your startup grown since joining the Raise accelerator? Clare: “Since partnering with Raise we have refocused our efforts on securing a funding round and…

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Raise Ventures Accelerator review with Raj Agarwal, startup founder at tisec.io

Today we speak to Raj Aharwal, startup founder at Tisec to hear his thoughts, review and testimonial about Raise Accelerator programme that he successfully took part in during 2021. How have you found the post-course support after completing the Raise accelerator programme. Raj: “It was an unexpected experience post-programme support, even till today TISEC don’t feel…

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How to Scale a Startup – Investor Talk

The focus of the investor talk was on understanding what angel investors look for in startups and how startups go looking for investment. With Stephen Houston, experienced angel investor, Cindy van Niekerk, CEO of Umazi and Jenny Ervine from Raise Ventures all hosted by Michael McDowell from Raise Ventures. Stephen highlighted that as an experienced…

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Tech Recruitment Northern Ireland

The Northern Irish recruitment roundtable.

In February 2021 Raise Ventures hosted a Norther Irish startups focused Recruitment Roundtable. Our virtual Tech for Non Tech event pivoted from a ‘virtual stage’ to a conference style ’roundtable discussion’. We decided it was the time to focus on the recruitment challenge that many startups here in Northern Ireland are up against. One of…

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