A FEW NEXT GEN SUCCESS STORIES…
Next Gen-er Audrey F. took the leap to quit her full time job and pursue her web development business after attending NGS2018.
Next Gen-er led startup Sieo acquired NG-er led startup Know Your Investor, joining forces to shape the investing landscape with new company Rate My Investor.
5 Next Gen-ers received an all-expenses paid trip to Hong Kong to pitch their startups in an elevator pitch competition to receive exposure and funding.
Next Gen-ers Tom Worcester and Ben Bradbury met at NGS2018 and collaborated to launch a podcast called Subject Matter.
How Next Gen entrepreneurs are achieving success on their own terms:
WILL JAMIESON, Stream
“Being able to interact with people like this is a rare opportunity… especially at a young age.”
EMILY AKERS, Former Director of Events @ NGS
“Next Gen has taught me that I’m never too young or too inexperienced… I can do what I love right now.”
Sarah Akindude, Love Well Spent
“This has been one of the most impactful events I’ve ever been to.”
MICHAEL ORSO, Rethink Ventures
“My favorite moment was meeting someone from Walmart who was trying to do a venture with a 22 year old kid… I mean, how often does that happen?!”
BEN STERN, Nohbo
“The best minds in the world collaborate right here…ideas are created, companies are founded, and partnerships are formed.”
MIKE MEYERS, Tradeversity
“When you look into a room and ask, ‘How did I end up here?’, that’s how you know you’re in the right room.”
“Next Gen reaffirms the possibilities of what we can create.”
ISABELLA EPSTEIN, Belle by Bella
“Today, I begin to turn my dreams into reality, and none of that would be possible without Next Gen Summit.”
GUSTAVO DIAS, Young Entrepreneurs of Puerto Rico
“I met my co-founder here, at Next Gen.”
BRANDON STEINER, CEO of Steiner Sports
“This conference just oozes youthful energy.”
SIVANA BREWER, Make More Marbles
“Next Gen is blowing my mind… you have to come.”
FELIX HARTMANN, FundThis
“My first hires came from the Next Gen community.”