Roadmap to Launch 2012

Gangplank’s mission is to provide infrastructure and resources to the creative class, encouraging the free exchange of ideas that will lead to innovative solutions to change the world.

Our 90-day Roadmap to Launch program counsels teams through the first phases of starting a business. We offer mentoring, pitch practice, social events and beta testing with the goal of preparing teams for several launch events around Arizona.

Team Commitment:

Kick-off – Developing product over the course of a weekend
– 6:00pm on February 3rd through 8:00pm on February 4th.

8 Startup Classes – Every Tuesday from 5:30-8:30pm (excluding 2/14)

First 30 days:
– (2) Early Stage appointment
– (1) Design appointment
– (1) Tech appointment

30-60 days:
– (1) Sales & Marketing

60-90 days:
– (1) Legal

Startup Counselor – Weekly meetings with your team counselor to track your progress and make recommendations; bi-weekly once beta/prototype is complete

Pitch Practices – Monthly events to practice and receive feedback on pitches
– March 8th at 7:00pm
– April 12th at 7:00pm
– May 10th at 7:00pm

PR Training – Full day of one-on-one media and PR training
– April 28th from 10:00am – 2:00pm

Startup Drinks – Monthly on the third Thursday from 6:00-8:00pm

Elective Workshops – Additional classes available in sales/marketing, social media, building a tribe, etc.

The next overview will be 6:00pm on January 24th at ASU’s Memorial Union (3rd Floor Board Room). Admittance is limited to the first 25, so first-come, first-serve on seats.

For questions, please contact Scott Yacko.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Avondale, AZ

Chandler, AZ

Queen Creek, AZ

Start a Gangplank in your city!