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OUR BREAD AND BUTTER.

VILLAGEx (formerly IDEAx), is our industry-leading GAN accelerator focused on catalyzing rapid growth in post-idea stage companies who have ventures with highly scalable, technology-enabled business models.

APPLICATIONS FOR VILLAGEx 2020 ARE OPEN THROUGH OCTOBER 25TH.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

 

12,600+

entrepreneurs served

in the greater New Orleans region

$32.5M

IN TOTAL RESOURCES PROVIDED

93,000+

consulting hours

from professional service providers

 

The Idea Village has been the convener for Entrepreneurship in New Orleans for many years. Being the runner-up in their pitch competition helped give me the chip on my shoulder to prove I could do it.
Patrick Comer, Founder and CEO, Lucid
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AROUND THE VILLAGE

 

VILLAGEx

Calling all relentless innovators, industry disrupters, and changemakers who are ready to take their companies to the next level! Applications are now open for VILLAGEx (formerly IDEAx), our industry-leading GAN accelerator program focused on bringing about rapid growth in ventures with highly scalable, technology-enabled business models. Think you’re ready?


IDEAinstitute

IDEAinstitute is a seven-week, education program that takes early-stage founders through step by step modules covering ideation, business model development, customer discovery, validation, market sizing, and basic deck creation.


COMMUNITY CONTENT SERIES

Our Community Content series, sponsored by Regions Bank, is a monthly free event open to the public that features local and national business professionals who cover a wide variety of industry-relevant topics.

 
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