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Venturing to the US: Insights from 3 years of elevate61

elevate61: Venturing to the US

Building a business is hard work. It takes guts, determination and resilience. It means holding onto a dream and vision often when others can't see it.


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elevate61 is a rapid growth entrepreneur program designed to enable high growth, B2B, Australian tech businesses to fast-track their growth into the United States.

elevate61 is the product of a strategic alliance with Advance, Australia’s largest network of leading Australians and alumni overseas committed to moving Australia forward.

Over the last 3 years, together with the elevate61 startups, KPMG Australia and Advance toured three key entreprenuerial US hubs (Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York), and provided them with facilitated access to a network of successful Australian and US-based entrepreneurs, investors, advisors and global corporations.

Key insights

  • Snapshots on three key entrepreneurial US hubs: Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York.
  • Tips on setting yourself up in the US.
  • 10 key observations for capital raising in the US.
  • The formula for nailing your pitch.
  • The elevate61 program includes a 3-day workshop, a 10-day US tour and access to Advance advisor network and KPMG mentor program.
  • Over 90 percent of participants strongly agreed that the elevate61 program was useful and they would recommend it to other businesses.

elevate61: Rapid Growth Entrepreneur Program

elevate61: Rapid Growth Entrepreneur Program

A unique program designed to help entrepreneurial Australian companies enter new markets and accelerate their growth overseas.



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