Boost-up offers promising and ambitious startups a range of services to be successful and be able to accelerate growth. The program consists of two parts. Part one is to assist in building up an organization and prepare for a pitch for venture capitalists. Part two is support with the execution of an ambitious plan.


More than 60 managers and entrepreneurs are available to share knowledge and experience in a role of personal business coach. During the whole period of cooperation between the startup and Boost-up a coach will support the company in achieving its goals


Within the group of Boost-up there are different specialist to advise about important elements as Legal Affairs, setting up an effective financial system, Business plan, Fiscal affairs and Human Resource Management.


To work out an effective marketing and sales plan participants in the group of managers an d entrepreneurs in Boost-up with contacts and experience in the demanded area will be asked to support and give market entrances.

Business plan

A well designed and feasible business plan always is the basis for success. Boost-up works with the Canvas Model in support for such a plan. It is also the basis for a good pitch to investors.


Within maximum of six months after the start of the cooperation a pitch will be prepared. For the pitch all participating partners of Boost-up will be invited to join the Pitch. Dependent of the investment needed a financial solution will be worked out to finance the period of maximum two years of market introduction and growth.


One of the Boost-up participants is responsible for the Unique startup environment the Big Building in Groningen. In this inspiring business environment Boost-up offers startups office space and services for a special arrangement.