IGNITE was created by WorkLodge, a locally owned coworking company with a mission to “change lives” has announced its second annual ‘Office Giveaway’ where local Greater Houston and Dallas / Fort Worth nonprofits (501c3s) can network, gain exposure, be a part of a weeklong philanthropic event and ultimately, win free office space for an entire year.
We believe in innovation and the desire to create. We also believe in the unique and intimate journey of today’s entrepreneurs. IGNITE is our mission to provide opportunity, growth, and networking to the startup community. We’re the invisible supporter, the knowledgeable moderator, and want to be the loudest cheerleader in the entrepreneurial kingdom.
All who participate in IGNITE will benefit from the knowledge gained and contacts made through this event. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn about our incredible, Houston, entrepreneurial community and meet with some amazing people. If you’re eligible, we encourage you to apply!
Our call for applications will begin on October 1, 2019 at 9:00AM and will close on October 31, 2019 at 5:00PM.
The application entry form has all the details to complete the nomination process, which will include business ownership details, marketing, basic financial information, and entrepreneurial vision questions.
Self-nominations are encouraged, after all, you know your business best. If you know a non profit business that could benefit by being at WorkLodge, encourage them to apply.
No, you don’t need to be a WorkLodge Member. We do, however, encourage that you visit one of our locations, just to see part of the great prize you could potentially win!
Sure! If you meet the entry criteria, then yes!
Yes. The information on the application form will be used by WorkLodge (in connection with the administration of the competition), the sponsors (non-financial information), and the panel.
There is no cost to submit an entry, or for anything else related to the contest.
Once all applications are reviewed and finalists are selected, we will contact you directly to tell you the great news!
The panel of judges include entrepreneurs and prominent leaders within the business communities of Houston, incubators, and WorkLodge executive management.
The judging panel selects award recipients based on the quality and quantity of the nominations received. The panel is allowed complete discretion in determining categories and award recipients.
Please see our criteria for entry here.
Should you win, your move-in date will be December 1st, 2019.
The winner will be able to select an office at any of our corporate WorkLodge locations: North Houston’s Vintage Park, The Woodlands, or Dallas Design District.