Palo Alto, Calif. (PRWEB) May 13, 2014
Roger Royse, founder of Royse Law Firm, a corporate and tax law firm, announced that the firm has teamed with Momentum Mobile Accelerator as a corporate partner. “Royse Law Firm began working with Mario Tapia, Ryan Bloomer and the Momentum Mobile Accelerator team in 2013 in a mentorship capacity. We are pleased to expand to a corporate sponsor relationship as it is our goal to support the growing mobile startup community. Both Royse Law Firm and Momentum work with domestic as well as international clients, so we see eye-to-eye on helping the global startup community.”
Momentum Mobile Accelerator, focused on mobile startups, was founded in January 2013 by Mario Tapia, president and chairman of Mobile Monday Silicon Valley, and Ryan Bloomer, who has a background in business development and operational leadership of early-stage companies. The Accelerator’s next program will run from July 9, 2014 through October 5th, 2014, during which time Momentum will invest in and accelerate 10 companies. Each company will receive $20,000 in direct investment with a potential investment of up to $200,000, according to Tapia, who added that Momentum’s 14 previous companies have raised over $18 million in funding to date. Momentum portfolio companies include MapJam, Buzzstarter, Digify, Everypost, Madefire, Orange Chef, WishPlz, Xendo, Fiverun, and PocketMath.
About Royse Law Firm
Royse Law Firm is a corporate and tax law firm with offices in Palo Alto (headquarters), San Francisco and Los Angeles. Established in 2006, Royse Law Firm serves emerging and middle-market clients in the areas of domestic and international corporate law and tax, securities, mergers and acquisitions, fund formation, intellectual property law, labor and employment law, and trust and estate planning. The firm serves clients in clean tech, information technology, e-commerce, mobile, life sciences, entertainment and new media, sports, agtech, real estate, services, and retail. Royse Law Firm is noted for exceptional depth in domestic and international tax, and makes technology-based resources available to clients and the business community, including Royse University, a knowledge-sharing platform; RoyseLink, a connection point for founders and investors; the Royse Law Legal Wizard, a technology platform that makes legal and transactional documents available to clients; and the Royse Law Incorporator, an online incorporation tool.
About Momentum Mobile Accelerator
Momentum Mobile Accelerator is a hands-on accelerator that grows pre-series-A mobile startups with a focus on business-to-business. Momentum provides direct investment, extensive business development resources, and a hands-on 12-week intensive program hosted in San Francisco for selected startups looking to acquire customers and raise funds. Momentum launched in 2013 and has grown 14 companies (20% from overseas) that produce several million in yearly revenue and have since raised over $18 million from top venture firms, including NEA, Google Ventures, True Ventures, Anthem Capital, Crosslink Capital, Lerer Ventures, and Forerunner Ventures. Momentum co-founders and managing partners are Mario Tapia, president and chairman of Mobile Monday Silicon Valley and Ryan Bloomer, who has a background in business development and operational leadership of early-stage companies. Additional Momentum team members include Managing Partner Todd Parker and Entrepreneur in Residence Mike Rowehl.