Accra, August 1, 2013 – The organizers of Ghana StartUp Cup Business Model Competition are proud to announce Liberty Capital Holdings Ghana Limited as a Title Sponsor for the maiden edition of the competition.
The Ghana StartUp Cup is an accredited member of the global network of locally driven business model competition opened to any type of business idea. It is a proven model to build feasible businesses, nurture employment, and increase entrepreneurial settings.
The competitive process educates entrepreneurs on how to design a viable business model, develop customers, and accelerate their start-up into the marketplace through a comprehensive judging, coaching, and mentoring process.
According to Mr. Emmanuel Nyame, CEO and Founder of Dream Pathway International, organizers of Ghana StartUp Cup, with the support received from Liberty Capital, entrepreneurs who participate in the Ghana Start Up Cup business model competition would be able to design a viable business model, develop customers, and accelerate their start up into the marketplace through a comprehensive six-month judging, coaching, and mentoring process which has already began.
Mr. Nyame disclosed that this business model competition arms entrepreneurs with practical skills which will propel them from ground levels to the heights in business and challenged the Ghanaian community to support the diverse entrepreneurial climate
StartUp Cup is also designed to provide community-based and long-term support to participating local entrepreneurs during their early growth stages. This proven model to build businesses and create jobs can be replicated in any community.
“We are proud to support Ghana StartUp Cup business model competition in its efforts to arm entrepreneurs with skills necessary to develop viable and successful businesses in Ghana,” commented Francis Appiah, Director of Corporate Finance at Liberty Capital Holdings Ghana Limited. ”
Since 2007, StartUp Cup business model competition has contributed hugely to the success of StartUps Globally. Ghana is among over 40 countries worldwide to contribute to this development.
About Start Up Cup®
StartUp Cup is a global network of business model competitions designed to provide community-based long-term support to participating local entrepreneurs during their early growth phase. This proven model to build businesses and create jobs can be replicated in any community. StartUp Cup is a Featured Event of Global Entrepreneurship Week and an Official Partner of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Entrepreneurship Program. For more information visit: www.ghana.startupcup.com.
About Liberty Capital®
LIBERTY Capital Holdings Ghana Limited (“LCHGL”, “Liberty Capital” or “the Company”) is incorporated under Ghana’s Companies Code, 1963(Act 179).The company has two subsidiaries namely Liberty Securities Limited (Ghana Stock Exchange Broker-Dealer firm) and Liberty Asset Management Limited (Investment Advisory firm). Both subsidiaries are licensed by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Ghana (SEC).