latam softlanding

Latinoamérica desearía tener un ambiente emprendedor tan poderoso como el que ofrece CIC Miami. CIC te entrega todo lo que un emprendedor Latino necesita tener en Estados Unidos. Estar acá nos abrió las puertas con el mundo de los grandes negocios en Miami.

—Juan Manuel Santos y Lucas Jaramillo, Event Collective Founders (from Colombia)

 

What we offer

CIC Miami offers a business immersion experience with the intention of supporting foreign companies looking to scale, establish a presence in the United States, or explore engagement opportunities in this market. Our softlanding package includes:

  • Free coworking for 15 days for up to two members per company.

  • Extended period in co-working at a reduced rate of $250/mo/person for up to one month.

  • Connections to programmatic objectives, help navigating strategic exploration of Miami, and introductions to relevant stakeholders and experts (Legal, Financial & Accounting, Human Resources, Investment seeking and preparation, User Experience (UX) and Coding, Compliance, Predictive Analytics, Government relations/interaction and Marketing & Branding).

As with all of our clients, we believe that companies should have as much time and energy as possible to focus on their core business. In order to support them in doing so, we have designed a concierge solution that supports them operationally. For this reason, all of our services are unmetered and included in the cost, so there are no added charges or additional hassles. These include CIC’s core amenities:

  • Flexible 30-day leases

  • 24/7 building access

  • Coworking Space

  • Fully stocked kitchens

  • High-speed internet & dedicated phone lines

  • Unmetered usage of 26 conference rooms & 14 phone booths

  • Unmetered printing/copying

  • Mail & guest reception services (business commercial address)

  • Weekly Community events

  • Access to our private event spaces

  • Access to programming, including wellness offerings such as meditation and yoga (free and paid).

  • Access to free expert advice/mentoring through weekly office hours w/ experts, investors & service providers

  • Access to vetted and recommended service providers, from accountants to lawyers, et al.
     

ARE YOU A COMPANY/STARTUP FROM LATAM LOOKING TO EXPLORE THE US MARKET VIA MIAMI?

ARE YOU CONSIDERING RELOCATING OR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS HERE?

 

Why Miami?

TALENTED PEOPLE: 
There is an increasing amount of highly qualified and globally competitive talent arriving to Miami.

COST OF LIVING:
13th city in cost of living

ACCESS TO CAPITAL:
+30 International Banks
Growing angel, seed, and VC investment community with a high concentration of capital
Miami is: 
Top 10 "Most attractive metro areas for Investment" and Best City for Business in Latin America  (CBR North America 2015 Investor Intentions Survey)

LIFE QUALITY:
230 Sunny days
Top 5 Best beaches in the US (travel USnews)
Top 5 in Most Influential Art World Cities (artsy editorial)

GATEWAY TO THE U.S:
5,564,635 Habitants
5.2% Unemployment rate

TAXES:
Non-local & state income tax

A GROWING STARTUP SCENE WITH:
30+ Collaborative Spaces
Dozens of ongoing community events
Incubators/Accelerator programs
Mentor and advising partners

Miami is...
#2 City in Startup activity in the U.S. (Kauffman Index)
#3 Top emerging tech hub (Mashable)

GEOGRAPHIC ADVANTAGES:
Miami International Airport has more direct flights to Latin
America than any other U.S airport.
 

 

our partners

Ruta N

Ruta N is the center for innovation and business of Medellin created in 2009 by Medellin's City Hall, Empresas Publicas de Medellin (“EPM”) and TIGO UNE. Ruta N aims to streamline the city's innovation ecosystem and promote development of innovative, technology-based businesses to boost the region's competitiveness and create welfare for its citizens.

http://www.rutanmedellin.org/es/

Start-up Chile

Start-Up Chile is a governmental institution that seeks to position Chile as the entrepreneurship hub for the Latin American market by attracting high potential, early stage entrepreneurial activity.

http://www.startupchile.org