Blackstone Network Companies

Since the inception of the program, companies in BEN-NC have raised more than $400M from private, venture, strategic, government, and non-traditional sources of funding.

Each Network Company has an important role to play in expanding the region’s network of dealmakers and entrepreneurs. Company engagement levels vary depending on the stage of the company, the type of resources needed and the support required by the Network.

There are three specific engagement levels:

Progression through the Network is dependent on the ability to achieve goals during the specific phase. The Network maintains an average of 50 mentored companies as well as 12 portfolio companies at any one time. Involvement in the Network is by mutual agreement, and there are no fees associated with the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network.