|Desk Hours||24/7||24/7||Nights and Weekends||N/A|
|Meeting room use||8hrs/week||8hrs/week||8hrs/week||5hrs/week|
|Corp. sponsorships||Full access||Full access||Full access||Limited access|
|High speed Internet|
Please note: Residents are charged a monthly fee and commitments are month-to-month. SURF does not take an equity position or a board seat in incubating startups. As such, residents will not be required to attend educational sessions or engage specific mentors.
*Refunds: Membership refunds are available with two weeks advance notice.
As part of a talented entrepreneurial community, SURF residents receive access to free or heavily discounted products and services. Thanks to a network of corporate partners who are generously contributing their time and resources. The featured Corporate Sponsorships are non-contingent to equity or future payment.
Here are a few of the reasons why entrepreneurs enjoy working at SURF:
- Peer-to-peer collaboration with developers, designers, and entrepreneurs
- Professional and inspiring work environment
- Frequent educational and social events
- Plethora of meeting and conference locations
- Access to a network of experienced advisers, investors, and business leaders
- High-speed wifi and ethernet connectivity
- Exposure to talent; potential co-founders and employees
- Cross-pollination of ideas, resources, and expertise
SURF Resident Feedback
“I’d like to give SURF (virtual currency) credits for the product has been built in SURF and the completion of the project on very tight schedule was possible because of the support and the facilities that we have access to at SURF Incubator.”
Featured Corporate Sponsorships
Microsoft® BizSpark™ gives you fast, easy access to current, full-featured Microsoft development tools and production licenses of server products; professional technical and expert business support; plus global visibility to new markets.
Free group education sessions on various startup legal topics such as formation, intellectual property (including patents), fundraising terms and conditions, and founder arrangements as well as free one-on-one consultations.
Olark Live Chat helps thousands of businesses connect their sales and support teams to the customers browsing their website so they can drive more sales and make happier customers. SURF residents receive four months of Olark’s “Lost Silver” plan for free!
Gigamoon provides access to a database of talented engineers from the top technology companies who want to moonlight for startups. Every SURF resident receives two free job postings.
Free two hour sales training and strategy workshop for resident startups which includes individual consultation and sales training literature.
Free admission to accounting, finance, and tax workshops covering financial topics as they pertain to evolving tech. startups and small businesses.
Services voucher worth $600/month for full time residents and $300/month voucher for evening residents.
Free WTIA membership which includes access to a network of services designed to help startups with business development, talent acquisition, and government advocacy. Startups will also receive discounted services in categories ranging from H.R. to health insurance.
With 30 Zipcars located within a five block radius, SURF residents can easily access vehicles at any time of day. In addition to convenient parking locations, residents receive free Zipcar business account setup, half off annual membership fees, and thirty percent off hourly rates.