Propeller Shannon is the world’s first early-stage investment fund and accelerator that focuses entirely on travel and aviation technologies. Backed by Boeing, Datalex, the Irish Aviation Authority and Enterprise Ireland, Propeller helps startups to scale to build the next generation of companies of global significance. Propeller has invested in 19 companies around the world, from Los Angeles to Dubai, to bring their businesses to the next level.
Propeller Shannon, partner of the Kaspersky Exploring Russia tourism accelerator, will award program winners with special prizes:
An invitation to the programs’ Boarding Pass Day, a unique event where shortlisted companies can pitch to 80-100 leading players in aviation and traveltech, from CFOs of aviation leasing companies, CTOs of traveltech companies, CEOs of airports, to Heads of Marketing for airlines. Propeller Shannon assess almost 1000 companies every year to select a handful of companies to pitch on Boarding Pass Day.
The most successful companies on Boarding Pass Day will be offered a place on the Propeller Shannon program. This creates significant exposure for the startups, immediately being placed in front of potential customers, partners and investors before even starting the program.