Krakow is a hub of business developments and over
private businesses and nearly
public firms carry on business in Krakow with aggregate revenue over 14.6 billion euro.
We specialize in general business ideas and technology ideas and provide a broad base of support to entrepreneurs, both internally and through our extensive resource network.
Bink+ has assisted various business ideas and technology platforms and we intend to be the leading business ideas accelerator in Krakow (Poland). We provide students, entrepreneurs, startups and our program companies with a comprehensive suite of services, finance and possible infrastructure enabling them to accelerate market entry and attract investment capital.
Bink+ program companies can access a wide range of business, academic, legal, marketing and financial partners and advisors that provide the niche specific expertise to help mitigate risk and accelerate new venture development.
Bink+ is focused on general business, the technology industry and hi-tech ideas.
We support startup ideas through an array of business resources, access to private finance, and services developed and orchestrated by the incubator management and offered both in the incubator and through our network of contacts.
Studies reveal that: successful completion of a business incubation program increases the likelihood that a start-up company will stay in business for the long term: other studies found 87% of incubator graduates stayed in business, in contrast to 44% of all firms.
In North American incubation programs assisted more than
companies that provided employment for more than
workers and generated annual revenues of
Bink+ is designed to provide students, startups, entrepreneurs, business owners and program companies with an entrepreneurial and collaborative environment, where founders and teams interact with seasoned professionals, experienced and award winning mentors, service providers and capital providers to address strategic and tactical issues.
Bink+ serves the community and its partners through a variety of meetings, forums and educational programs.
Bink+ will host or co-hosts internal programs for its program companies and network, including CEO roundtables, lunch panel discussions, public speaking events, stakeholder meetings, professional development series, executive education series, investment forums, and other training programs.
We also participate in outward-facing events, such as business breakfasts and annual venture conferences, Business Plan Competitions, Angel Funding Forums, Technology Award Events, and other general business, technology and entrepreneurial seminars and training.
Bink+ hands-on approach combine expertise and guidance in the areas of:
Minimum Viable Product Development
Access to worldwide mentors
Manufacturing and Quality Control
Bink+ helps companies grow by tailoring a suite of business services built around your corporate mission that enables your company to accelerate the time to market.
From concept to commercialization, Bink+ offers and assists entrepreneurs with taking their concepts from start to market.
Bink+ not only helps you uncover the many unanswered questions of growing a business, we help you determine the questions to ask. We help you save time and money possibly by testing the feasibility of your business concept before you launch. We help you form relationships with people who can prove to you that starting or growing your own business doesn't mean you have to do it all alone.
Some of the Services we offer:
Research and Development
Research Minimum Viable Products
Help with business basics
Help with accounting/financial management
Access to private funding or seed capital
Access to bank loans, loan funds and guarantee programs
Help with presentation skills
Links to higher education resources
Links to strategic partners
Access to angel investors or venture capital
Comprehensive business training programs
Advisory boards and mentors
Management team identification
Help with business etiquette
Technology commercialization assistance
Help with regulatory compliance
Intellectual property management
Providing experienced entrepreneurs and mentors and a practical, hands-on business development approach forms the necessary skills to help entrepreneurs develop, create, manage and grow successful businesses.
Bink+ is operated by entrepreneurs, facilitated by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs.
Our intention is to assist a variety of economic and socioeconomic policy needs, which may include:
Creating jobs and wealth
Fostering a community's entrepreneurial climate
Diversifying local economies
Building or accelerating growth of local industry clusters
Business creation and retention
Encouraging women or minority entrepreneurship
Identifying potential spin-in or spin-out business opportunities
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Ian Scarffe's is a born entrepreneur and since the age of 17 he founded and has developed more than twenty companies, during which time he experienced and survived everything from financial loss to stunning success. It's these hands on experiences and the important lessons learnt, that he uses as the basis for forming further and entrepreneurial ideas and supporting global entrepreneurship. He is the founder of Małopolska business incubator binkplus.pl
Inventor, Mentor, Entrepreneur and CEO of Arasor Corporation. Arasor Corporation develops and manufactures communications integrated circuits, components, and subsystems. The company’s products are used in various applications, including wired and wireless communications, and defense. Its component and subsystem solutions are fabricated using 3D wafer-processing technology. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Mountain View, California. Arasor Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Arasor International Limited.
Owner of MIDEA branding agency, developed brands for such companies as Agora (one of the biggest Polish media companies), American Restaurants (European operators of brands such as Burger King or Pizza Hut) or Diners Club International.
Recognized public speaker (see his TEDx speech on evolution of typography) and author of numerous publications on branding and advertising (regular contributor to industry-leading titles such as Marketing w praktyce or Brief).
A valued trainer and teacher – does lectures on brand management as part of a MBA program and cooperates vith various Polish training institutions. Among his clients are companies such as Citi Bank, LOT Polish Airlines and TP (largest Polish telecom). See this page for more details on training.
His marketing & branding book called Zakamarki marki was published in August, 2011 by OnePress, the leading Polish publishing house renowned for business books. It became OnePress' number 1 bestseller during the first week of pre-sale. His second book, Grywalizacja was published in January, 2012 and became instant bestseller as well.
Book and movie lover in his spare time ;)
Built and successfully exited a company in Silicon Valley, acquired by one of the largest social networks in US.
Proven leader with 18+ yrs in software development, management, market analysis, performance and process improvement. Board level in international companies. Speaker, mentor, judge at startup events.
Takes on ambitious challenges, with global scope. Traveler, photographer and Monty Python’s fan.
I can help you with: global product vision, User Experience, algorithms, customer development
Łukasz Tyrała thinks, draws and codes in loops. Currently a senior interaction designer at Pride&Glory Interactive, previously a front-end developer, designer and illustrator. I have worked for big and small, corporations and individuals. I always pay attention to details, user needs and business goals.
Vincent Vergonjeanne is the former CEO & Co-Founder of Kobojo, a European leader in the social gaming industry. He now lives in Krakow, Poland, where he founded a new game studio, EVERYDAYiPLAY, specialized in on-line & mobile gaming for a mid-core audience. Vincent is also a Business Angel, Free-To-Play consultant and a Lean Startup enthusiast
Greg quit life as a lawyer to follow his fantasy & every parent's nightmare: making video games. His company Ratbag sold over 2 million games around the world in more than 17,000 stores, as well as picking up some national & international awards. Ratbag led the industry in development tools & process. In 2005 Ratbag was acquired by US multinational publisher Midway. Today Greg is applying cutting edge psychology with CEOs from all industries to assist them perform at their peak - creatively, strategically, and in their key relationships.
Co-founded three successful companies in the interactive media and videogame development industries: Studio Fish, Asylum Entertainment and Asylum Entertainment UK. My main contribution across all these was in new business development and creative direction. Clients served include: BBC (both Worldwide & Imagineering), Electronic Arts, LEGO Interactive, Mattel, Fisher-Price, Marshall Cavendish, Knowledge Adventure, Philips Interactive Media, McKinsey & Company, Harper Coliins and Nokia.
Office - Kompany - Bink Plus - Joselewicz 21, Kraków, Poland Phone +48 695 187875
If you are a student, someone with an idea, developer, entrepreneur, startup, or an existing business who is looking for assistance, support, mentoring and possible finance please complete the Submit Form.