Why The Hatchery is Right for You!

Types of Membership

 

If you are in the early concept stages of starting a food business, we recommend you take our Starting a Food Business class.

Entrepreneur Member

The Hatchery accepts entrepreneurial members based on the following criteria: review of concept, evaluation of entrepreneur background/skillset, full-time commitment to the business, all business licensing and registrations in place, and a minimum of 6 months in operation.

* Membership is not guaranteed to all applicants, and additional information including financials and proof of concept may be requested.

Network Member

We invite individuals and companies that would like to become a part of the Hatchery community and support our efforts to become network members. This membership is designed for service providers, investors, media correspondents, bloggers, corporations interested in the food space, and food enthusiasts.

The Benefits of Membership

Access to The Hatchery Network
50% off all seminars and workshops
Free access to monthly networking events
Industry trend reports and discounted data
Access to The Hatchery's resources
4 free consultation hours with Food and Beverage Incubator Specialist
Discounted services from The Hatchery’s partners (includes trade shows, job postings, marketing, etc...)
Discounted one-on-one consultation
Mentorship from successful entrepreneurs and specialists in the field
Strategic connections
Access to event space and promotional opportunities

 

$50 Application Fee

(if approved, membership pricing—which ranges from $250-$600—will be sent upon receipt of application and fee)