The Alta Innovation Institute launches AltaXL.com, the first experiential entrepreneur education platform in Latin America
24-Hour giveaway of Startup Suite Entrepreneur Tools
DECEMBER 20, 2016, LIMA, PERU - The Alta Innovation Institute announces the launch of Alta Experiential Learning (AltaXL), a startup platform helping Peruvian entrepreneurs create high-growth technology companies. The AltaXL.com platform provides entrepreneurs access to best practices through meetups such as StartupGrind, online classes, seed investments, investment conferences and educational contests such as the International Business Model Competition.
In celebration of the launch of the Alta Experiential Learning Platform, the AltaXL.com team along with AltaInnovation.com are sponsoring a 24-Hour giveaway of the “Alta Startup Suite” for all entrepreneurs. Starting Tuesday December 20, 2016 at midnight Pacific time, until midnight Wednesday Dec 21, 2016, all entrepreneurs get free access to the Alta Startup Suite which includes free English and Spanish Kindle downloads of the best selling startup book Nail It Then Scale It, and other key startup resources developed by venture capitalist Paul Ahlstrom and the Alta Innovation Institute. The Alta Startup Suite available at http://www.altaxl.com/ is a bundle of services to support entrepreneur teams through the startup process from hypothesis creation to company launch.
Alta Startup Suite Includes: (click the links to access the products)
1. Big Idea Canvas - Free download in English & Spanish.
2. Mural.co - After completing the online version of the Big Idea Canvas entrepreneurs receive a free 6 month subscription to Mural.co, an online collaboration white board for startup teams.
3. “Nail It Then Scale It” Startup Book - Free English Kindle Download for 24 hours.
4. "Acierte y Entonces, Escalelo" - Free Spanish Kindle Download for 24 hours.
5. Big Idea Course Free course subscription (Enter code:AltaXL50 for free startup course download)
6. Entrepreneur Resources - From the Alta Innovation Institute
“AltaXL was launched to support the exponential growth of the Peruvian entrepreneur ecosystem and is a continuation of the work we have been doing in Peru for the past three years in partnership with COFIDE and the Inter American Development Bank,” said Paul Ahlstrom, founder of Alta Ventures and the Alta Innovation Institute. “It has has been amazing to see the tremendous growth in the quality and quantity of innovative companies coming out of Peru,” said Ahlstrom who will be the keynote speaker at Tuesday’s StartupGrind event in Lima.
“The momentum of the Peruvian tech entrepreneur ecosystem is very real. We are excited to now see increased involvement from many universities, corporations, and broad government support,” said Stephanie Martínez, CEO of AltaXL. We are grateful for the vision and continued support of Luis Torres and the team at COFIDE who have been a strong believers and supporters of the Peruvian entrepreneurial spirit” Martinez said.
“We see Peru becoming a vibrant hub for venture capital and startups in Latin America. With a growing entrepreneurial base, a strong economy, a forward thinking culture and some of the best food in the world, Peru has all the ingredients needed for success” said Brian Cummings, CEO of the Alta Innovation Institute.
AltaXL supports Peru’s vibrant entrepreneurial spirit through online educational materials and in-person activities such as the International Business Model Competition (IBMC) at 10 Peruvian universities, monthly Startup Grind entrepreneur networking events in LIma and Arequipa and annual investor conferences.