We are a platform for budding businesses and entrepreneurs to share their ideas of startup, challenges, motivation, and success. Roothub Business Accelerator enables companies to move quickly through their life cycle. From an initial idea to business formation, proof of concept, marketability, and commercialization, Roothub’s team is there through all stages of start-up development.
To create OPPORTUNITIES, engage PEOPLE, deploy Ideas.
- Root Hub is where change goes to work. A Co working space that is Part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community center.
- To Promote Technology as the major driving force to achieving business expansion
- To Incubate, Accelerate and Support Business ideas/structures to increase the number of self-sufficient Businesses across the State
- Actively impact on the youths of Akwa Ibom state by initiating programs targeted at Human capacity Development.
Initial launch and Registration of The RoothubMay 31st, 2014
Members (also known as ‘Hubbers’) sign upJune, 2014
Community was launched and kickstartedMay, 2014
First Ever Festival - Start ConfestJuly, 2014
Collaboration with Global bodies to initiate projectsNovember, 2014
First Seminar, Training, and workshop eventFebruary, 2015
Procurement of Resource persons & facilitators for projects and trainingsDecember, 2015
The Roothub 1st AnniversaryMay, 31st 2015
First Ever Hangout - Connect SeriesAugust, 2015
Expansion via procuring additional office spaceJanuary, 2016
ACES Award Recipient - Up and ComingMarch 11th, 2016
First Female Meetup Event - Women Join ForcesMarch, 2016
The Roothub 2nd AnniversaryMay, 31st 2016
First Tech 101 Program kickstartsJanuary, 2017
The Roothub 3rd AnniversaryMay, 31st 2017
2000 youths trainedJune, 2017
The Roothub 4th AnniversaryMay, 31st 2018
Google Impact Challenge Finalist & Award WinnerNovember, 2018
3000 youths trainedDecember, 2018
Hosted SMW Event Session in Lagos on South South StoriesFebruary, 4th 2019
Part innovation lab, Part business incubator & Part community centre
RootHub is a first-of-its-kind co-working space that is part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community centre. Root Hub provides the finest workspace at the heart of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State with business development and an entrepreneurial peer network that helps business owners collaborate, learn and flourish.
Roothub is where change goes to work.
Our suite of resources
Our suite of resources is comprehensive; business acceleration services, incubation space, access to pre-seed funding, talent identification and recruiting, education and networking. Each resource contributes to a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem.