MEMBERS

Members are serial, rising and aspiring entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and folks from all walks of life who are interested in innovation and join to further develop their dreams and startups all the while contributing to the growth of the community through volunteerism. Our Members play a vital role in bringing new, innovative ideas and businesses to TiE Boston in addition to driving economic development through job creation.

This membership comes with the following benefits:

■ Networking opportunity throughout the TiE community of entrepreneurs, peers, investors, and professionals who are also invested in fostering entrepreneurship

■ Discounted admission to marquee TiE events such as StartupCON, Hot Innovation Area Summits (HIA Summits), and other partnered events

■ An invitation to attend community exclusive events such as the annual TiE Gala and TiE Breakfasts

Membership dues of $125 annually help underwrite TiE operations. No additional initiation fee is required.

Are you currently a student? Students qualify for a discounted membership rate upon proof of enrollment (valid student ID & school email address). Contact Lisa Yang to enroll at this rate.

Be sure to check out our Facebook photo album for front row viewings of past events!

CHARTER MEMBERS

Charter Members are successful seasoned entrepreneurs, corporate executives and senior professionals who have reached a stage in their professional life where they are ready, willing, and able to contribute to the growth of community members. Charter Members join in the spirit of giving back and derive satisfaction through helping budding entrepreneurs. They benefit by networking with each other and with the rising entrepreneurs that we serve through our programs and events.

This membership comes with the following benefits:

■ Networking opportunity throughout the TiE community of entrepreneurs, peers, investors, and professionals who are also invested in fostering entrepreneurship

■ Opportunity to influence the growth and development of the TiE Boston community (i.e. participate as a speaker, be a program mentor, mentor community members who are entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and aspiring entrepreneurs, as available)

■ Free & discounted admission to all TiE events worldwide, including TiE Boston events

■ An invitation to attend Charter Member-exclusive events such as peer-hosted socials

■ Eligibility to be nominated to the Board of Directors of TiE Boston

Because of our elite network of successful entrepreneurs and executives candidates must be nominated by a current Charter Member, as prescribed in the TiE bylaws. Membership dues of $1,500 annually help underwrite TiE operations. No additional initiation fee is required.

VOLUNTEERS

“Volunteering is a great way to learn something new about people and learn something about myself too. I volunteer for TiE because it’s a continuous source of joy supporting and giving back to the community that helped me to grow and learn.” -Himi Mathur.

Our mission is carried through the volunteer efforts of our community members. As a volunteer you would help with event support and management such as coordinating speakers and panelists, registration, event setup & breakdown, sponsor stewardship and more. We strive to shape your volunteer experience to your skills, background, and available time constraints.

Volunteering comes with the following benefits:

■ Networking opportunity throughout the TiE community of entrepreneurs, peers, investors, and professionals who are also invested in fostering entrepreneurship

■ Free admission to TiE events that you volunteer at

To submit your interest in volunteering please fill out our quick form. Should there be an opportunity we will reach out!

FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT BECOMING A MEMBER OR VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES CONTACT

Lisa Yang
Community Manager
lisa@boston.tie.org

FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT SPONSOR AND PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES CONTACT

Laura Teicher
Executive Director
laura@boston.tie.org