GROW YOUR BUSINESS
Address your pain points and receive the resources you need
Why Join QBO?
We provide support to startups of any size, vertical, and development stage through several programs and services that are based off actual startup needs. Equip your business with the right resources, information, skills, and assistance to facilitate its growth.
All you need to do is join our QMMUNITY as a startup! Membership, programs, and services are all free.
Free membership, programs, and services
Stage agnostic and multi-sectoral
Vast local & international network
Access to latest startup news
Endless growth opportunities
Regular networking events
Come to our headquarters that doubles as a co-working space! You can even reserve the whole space for startup-related events.
Find out about the latest tools and trends and receive actionable learnings on relevant topics such as branding, marketing, or fundraising in order to remain competitive
Get the opportunity to pitch your ideas to top angel investors, venture capitalists, and corporations for a chance to get funded or secure partnerships.
Listen to interesting speakers and meet other young, vibrant entrepreneurs or startup and tech enthusiasts at our regular networking events.
Get expert advice on legal, financial, marketing, and design concerns from top professional firms as well as tips on government-related matters.
J.P. Morgan Incubation Program
Receive customized mentorship, training, networking, and market access opportunities through our J.P Morgan Incubation program that is offered to select startups.
Learn the fundamentals of starting a startup, such as basic jargon and definitions, business model canvas, and validation techniques.
Feedback & mentorship sessions
Receive insight on different aspects of your business through focus group discussions with peers and select mentors and industry leaders.
If you need something more targeted, we also make customized programs for students, teachers, corporates, government, or any other organization interested in learning more about or how to adopt startup skills and a modern, entrepreneurial mindset.
Programs & Services
All our programs and services are exclusive to startup members of our QMMUNITY. Membership is free so sign up with us so we can help move your ideas forward!
Think your startup is ready for investment? Just approach one of the QBO QTIES to talk about how we can potentially help you match with an investor!
QBO public library
The most successful CEOs read. A lot. Lucky for you, we have a public library stocked with startup must-reads! Drop by the office to read or borrow a book.
Free tickets, AWS credits, and much more
The QBO QMMUNITY get lots of perks from our partner organizations. Make sure you sign up to our newsletter to avail of these!
Is my business a startup?
While there’s no strict definition of a startup, QBO follows a general framework:
A startup is....
Tech-enabled and scalable
Uses a new or unique business model
Has at least a working prototype or minimum viable product (“MVP”)
If you still aren’t sure what we mean by this, watch this video!
How do I join QBO?
If you have a startup, all you need to do is sign up to QBO as a startup and we’ll schedule an interview with you to get to know your business. We’ll update you on the status of your application after a few days via email!
I don't have a startup, can I still join QBO?
Yes! You can join as a regular member. Regular members can freely attend QBO’s QLITAN and BASIQS classes and are automatically subscribed to the newsletter for all the latest news and opportunities.