New startup accelerator Advise.me has today formalized partnerships with the law firm Perkins Cole, plus Xero, Zendesk, GetSatisfaction, and SEOmoz all of which will provide services to its startup participants for free.
The incubator, which is encouraging global entrepreneurs to apply to its program, has also just added eight more members to its team, including folks from GetSatisfaction, Facebook, Microsoft, Yammer, About.me, MetaLab, Posterous and Unitas Global.
With the Perkins Cole partnership, Advise.me participants will be able to work directly with the firm for all their legal needs for free, not just for legal consultation. Advise.me also formalized partnerships with Xero, Zendesk, and GetSatisfaction to provide one year of service to the companies accepted, as well with SEOmoz, which will provide six months of its pro service, also for free.
The new team members include:
We bring together some of the brightest and most successful minds in the industry to help early stage companies grow into thriving businesses. As a team, we apply uniquely created strategies to help accelerate growth and give our portfolio companies a competitive edge. Some of the value we add comes from our knowledge and experience in the many areas of advisement, and the high level of connections we bring to the table. We only seek to work with compelling companies that have...