Mike Baur is a current entrepreneur who has spent over two decades working with businesses. When he first began his career, he worked as a banking professional who would provide loans to many businesses in need of capital. He would also provide advice on how to manage finances as well. After working in the banking sector for two decades, Baur would then become an investor where he would put his money into startup companies. Shortly after he invested in startup businesses, he would come up with the idea to start his own business. By 2014, Mike started up Swiss Startup Factory which would specialize in helping businesses reach their goals.
Baur’s company Swiss Startup Factory has a unique business model in which it holds an event for business owners to attend. At this event, all of the entrepreneurs will show off their idea for a new business. Then Mike will evaluate each business idea and then choose which ones to help. Once a particular business is selected, they will receive coaching, mentorship and consulting on a regular basis. This assistance will allow these entrepreneurs to find ways to make their companies successful as well as improving upon their current operations. Entrepreneurs working with Swiss Startup Factory will get assistance in things such as finance, marketing, management and product development.
One of the first things that Swiss Startup Factory helps businesses with is finance. There are a number of companies that are often in need of capital to grow and expand. At times they are unable to get this funding easily and therefore need help. Mike Baur and Swiss Startup Factory can provide assistance in referring these entrepreneurs to known sources as well as on how to best raise capital. With this assistance, entrepreneurs will be in position to more easily reach their funding goals.
Another way in which Swiss Startup Factory helps businesses is by assisting them with marketing. Every business needs to have effective marketing in order to get a steady stream of new customers. Swiss Startup Factory will help entrepreneurs market more effectively by introducing them to methods that work very well. As a result, the entrepreneurs will have the knowledge and tools to more efficiently grow their customer base and become more successful. Business owners who work with Swiss Startup Factory will also be in position to get help in improving their products and services. They will also have the opportunity to get assistance in managing their operations as well.