1787fp Among Elite Startups Accepted Into University of Virginia i.Lab 2016 Summer Accelerator Program

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1787fp, founded by Jean Jacques Borno, has been accepted into the University of Virginia’s Batten Institute i.Lab 2016 Summer Accelerator Program.

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We are looking forward to working in i.Lab over the summer, and we are proud to join this distinguished group of emerging entrepreneurs from the University of Virginia and the Charlottesville community,” said Borno.

1787fp, a high-growth financial technology platform built by Jean Jacques Borno, a Certified Financial Planner professional, has been accepted into the University of Virginia’s Batten Institute i.Lab 2016 Summer Accelerator Program. Borno has over 15 years of experience in financial services, and he is a member of the class of 2017 at The University of Virginia’s Darden Business School MBA for Executives program.

“We are looking forward to working in i.Lab over the summer, and we are proud to join this distinguished group of emerging entrepreneurs from the University of Virginia and the Charlottesville community,” said Borno. “At 1787fp, we want to democratize money management and empower consumers to build a financially independent future.”

Additionally, Borno has just been named a 2016 Washington, D.C., Five Star Wealth Manager for the second year in a row, according to The Washington Post Magazine.

About the University of Virginia Darden School of Business
The University of Virginia Darden School of Business delivers the world’s best business education experiences to prepare entrepreneurial, global and responsible leaders through its MBA, Ph.D. and Executive Education programs. Darden’s top-ranked faculty is renowned for teaching excellence and advances practical business knowledge through research. Darden was established in 1955 at the University of Virginia, a top public university founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

About the i.Lab at UVA
The i.Lab is a UVA-wide initiative that creates a nexus for entrepreneurship and innovation education. Its mission is to foster deep cross-collaboration with no boundaries across disciplines, schools or ways of thinking. The i.Lab provides coaching, courses and incubation to students, faculty and community members who are innovating the future. The i.Lab is a collaborative effort of 11 schools of the university, the Provost’s Office, and UVA’s Licensing & Ventures Group. The i.Lab is operated by the Batten Institute at UVA’s Darden School of Business.

UVA Economic Impact Study — http://web3.darden.virginia.edu/uva-alumni/

Economist Ranking No. 3 Darden Entrepreneurship — http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/cbd9b418-314c-11e6-bda0-04585c31b153.html#axzz4CjxIr1HI

About 1787fp
1787fp is a fintech company that makes it easier for investors to work toward financial independence and take control of their finances. 1787fp combines three powerful financial management tools in one unified platform: financial tracking tools, investments, and payments. 1787fp is building financial tools to help consumers make smart money decisions.

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