If you’re an East London start up, small business or sole trader ready and looking for support to scale, Echo++ is your place to make it happen.
We’ve cut out the financial cost or equity slice typically associated with business growth support. Our programme is paid for, and powered by, the skills and knowledge shared and connections and collaborations created among our members.
At Echo++, we trade in time and skills, not pounds and pence, using the Echo currency.
1 Echo = 1 hour.
“Everyone's time is worth the same. Being a chef and being in a room with an accountant or a lawyer - you're valued equally and I think that’s really important. Being able to collaborate with people, support each other and make connections - it’s brilliant”
TERRI MERCIECA - FRAISE SAUVAGE
“It’s great to have a peer network all on the same journey with you. With Echo++, you gain a whole network of people from different walks of life, with loads of different startup experiences.”
JOSHUA UWADIAE - WE GYM
“It has been an amazing journey to be part of Echo++... the programme challenged us to refine our business strategy and all the areas involved, put a firm timeline, and go for it!”
NEOFYTOS CHRISTODOLOU - THE ATHENIAN
We exist to boost the local economy by giving East London businesses the best opportunity to scale and achieve sustainability.
We’re building an incredible ecosystem of partners, industry experts and local businesses to identify opportunities, share knowledge, skills, services and resources.
Echo++ is built on 3 core values:
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