New Delhi: In a bid to support the next generation of innovative female entrepreneurs in India, Google on Wednesday joined hands with co-working community hub 91springboard.
Delhi-based 91springboard connects over 8,000 entrepreneurs across the country.
“With Google for Entrepreneurs building its presence in India, we now have an end-to-end mentoring and support programme helping entrepreneurs across all stages of their start-ups,” said Rajan Anandan, Vice President, southeast Asia and India, Google.
As part of the partnership, a Google Lounge was opened at 91springboard’s flagship hub in the Capital. The Lounge is sponsored by “Google for Entrepreneurs” initiative which provides financial support and the best of Google’s resources to co-working spaces and community programmes across 135 countries.
There will be one training programme a month, led by 91springboard in tier 2 cities. The trainings will focus on honing leadership skills, running design sprints, fostering tech-focused discussions, and will include one-on-one mentorship for female entrepreneurs.
91springboard will join Google for Entrepreneurs’ partner network, which has a global footprint of 50 partners and includes six campuses.
(With inputs from IANS)