Arieli Capital & The Bridge Announce Well4Tech Bootcamp
TEL AVIV, Israel, February 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The global wellness industry is growing at an impressive rate, currently turning $4.5 trillion annual turnover (source: GWI). Meanwhile, the term healthcare has grown to include many areas that benefit from the acceleration of innovation and technological change in recent years, including personal care, beauty and anti -age ($1 billion); food and health – 700 billion dollars; including physical and mental well-being $640 billion.
Arieli Capital, a US-based equity and investment company, and The Bridge, an American healing and arts center based in Farmington CTlaunch Well4Tech training, an international program focused on Innovation in the field of physical and mental health. A hand-picked group of market-ready startups will enter the program focused on promoting potential deals with relevant brands, global clients and investors.
Companies and investors participating in the program include Arieli Capital, The Bridge, Sharenett (a new York based investment company that connects and empowers family offices around the world by providing access to unique investment solutions that aim to maintain and grow wealth across generations.), Domynate, Oracle (ORCL, NYSE), Frontier , Onboard, Launch[H] in Hartford (a division of CT Next) and others.
Or Haviv, Partner and Head of Global Enterprises at Arieli Capitalsaid: “Events of recent years, particularly the COVID pandemic and its implications, have accelerated the growth of the healthcare industry and the global demand for better physical and mental health. This growth has resulted in a increased demand for technologies and innovation in various sectors such as sports, health, food, travel, finance, work-life balance, design… As a result, companies and various organizations are looking for ways to optimize and improve their products through innovation and increase their market share by adopting and creating new products that would benefit us all Startups and investors are filling the emerging need, and we are happy to act as accelerators for them.
“We can already see the impact that the strategic location of the program, at Hartford CT, home to the world’s largest health and insurance brands, as it attracts entrepreneurs and investors from around the world. We believe that Well4tech will soon become a global hub for wellness technology companies, creating a vibrant ecosystem, generating new employment opportunities and acting as an engine of social and economic growth for the region. »
Applications are now open until the end of March for market-ready startups offering innovative physical and mental health technologies relevant to different sectors including: healthcare, insurance, finance, food , sports, wellness, etc. The Bootcamp will take place at the facilities of the Bridge Healing Arts Center in Connecticut and new Yorkthe United Statesin May 2022.
Arieli Capital is a holding and investment company with offices in new York and Tel Aviv. The company’s global innovation arm manages and invests in innovation platforms, centers, accelerators, commercialization companies and academic research.
Some of Arieli’s innovation programs include: The Italian Government’s Official Startup Acceleration Program in Israelthe official Slovenia government startup accelerator IsraelIsraeli Ministry of Economy Accelerator, Scale Up Accelerator with Intesa Sao Paolo Bank, Frontier Agricultural Innovation Center in partnership with Ramat Hanegev, Israel’s largest regional council, Top of Eilat-tech Center, Ocean Tech Innovation Community, Well4tech and many more.
The Bridge Healing Arts Center is Connecticut premier healing arts destination for anyone seeking a state of health and mindfulness. In addition to offering wellness-inspired classes and events, the serene 26,000 square foot complex is home to a community of over 60 wellness practitioners who offer a variety of approaches to restoring physical wellbeing. and mental, ranging from licensed massage therapist to life and health coaches, Nutritionists, Hypnotist, Clinical Therapist, Reiki MastersReflexologists, and more.
SOURCEArieli Capital LLC; The bridge