The John Flatley Company is hosting their 6th Annual Flatley Challenge

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The John Flatley Company is hosting their 6th Annual Flatley Challenge, Tech Startup Competition. The Flatley Challenge is a dynamic competition designed to assist emerging business and startups in the Technology field.

Now in its 6th year, The Flatley Challenge has witnessed its past winners grow their startup into large corporations at Gateway Hills, thus exhibiting the potential success from this competition. With each year, brings an increased caliber of candidates from fields of IT, data storage, robotics, communications, medical devices, clean tech, mobile app design, digital health, life sciences and other leading-edge technologies.

The competition is intended to stimulate the development and growth of early-age companies by providing them both with incubation space plus the opportunity to interact with world class companies already resident at Gateway Hills such as Dell, Skillsoft, Plexxi, Benchmark Electronics, Amphenol TCS, Arista Networks, Parallel Wireless and more. One of the many benefits of working at the Nashua Technology Park or the Nashua Office Park is the potential to build valuable connections with like-minded entrepreneurs. By surrounding yourself with other passionate innovators and entrepreneurs, you are bound to find motivation and inspiration around every corner.

The winner of the Flatley Challenge will receive free rent for one year for up to 5,000SF of office and/or lab space at the Nashua Technology Park (NTP) and/or Nashua Office Park (NOP) at Gateway Hills. Additionally, winner will receive up to $10,000 in fit-up, connectivity and related costs.

Applications should contain the executive summary section of your existing business plan, or a thorough description of the nature of the venture including, but not limited to, the history of the business, the characteristics of the potential market, its proposed or existing product line the general marketing plan and efforts to date, existing and projected financial resources available to the business, the organization of your business including your management team and the long term business goals and its job growth potential for the next three to five years.
We are excited to see which new and exciting tech startups apply for the challenge this year and we look forward to receiving your business plans!

For more information and to Apply Online, visit:
Deadline for applications is October 31, 2017.

A short list of the highest scoring applicants will be invited for a personal interview before our review panel in early December with the winning applicant(s) to be notified no later than December 31, 2017. View complete list of all previous winners and runners‐up on our website.

Any questions about the Flatley Challenge should be directed to Kathleen McLaughlin, Marketing Manager for the John Flatley Company at (603) 598-7500 or via email at

Author: Courtney Wilson, Marketing Assistant
The John Flatley Company

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