• Contest Type

    Naming/Company Name

  • Title of the Project

    Create an awesome name for a startup CEO mentoring company

  • What is your Business/ Brand about?

    We provide guidance to startups CEOs in building high-performance organizations

  • Want a .com URL?

    Yes, the .com URL should exactly match the name.

  • Acceptable Domain Extensions

    .com

  • Type of Business

    1. Agency - Consulting Agency
    2. Professional Services - Career Counseling

  • Target Customers

    CEOs of small- to mid-size digital companies - typically internet startups (think AirBnb) after they reach the 20-people limit. Our typical customer is a 30 to 40 year-old entrepreneur leading a 20- to 100-people company.

  • Additional Details

    The kind of name we want ------------------------ We are expecting four main attributes from our company name: * Premium We offer high-end services to executives. * Short * Easy to pronounce and spell We don’t want to have to repeat our name when talking to someone in a meeting. * Easy to remember * International It must work regardless of the language (our main customers are French, but we want to build an international brand). In addition, our business development is made essentially through referrals. We thus do not need for the name to be explicit or descriptive. How the name sounds is more important than what it means. Main concepts ------------- Our company is about : - Building high-perfomance teams - Developing the skills and creativity of people - Creating game-changing products - Executive mentoring - Digital products - Startups What we want to avoid --------------------- - Sounding like old-school IT (think IBM) Companies in our space ---------------------- Eura Technologies / The Family / Le Camping / SBC2Go / Orange Fab 50Partners / 1000Startups / YCombinator / TechStars / SeedCamp / Numa Octo / Xebia / Wemanity / ThoughtWorks Theodo / Smile

  • Names We Like

    Numa, Octo

  • Names We Don't Like

    50Partners, 1000Startups, Eura Technologies, SBC2Go

  • Unique aspects about the business or brand

    1. You will build your own high-performance team to realize your vision
    2. You will have a mentor to help you in this difficult journey
    3. You will save years in advancing your managerial skills

  • Maximum number of letters

    I prefer a short name, but I'm open to all good ideas

  • Maximum number of words

    One Word

  • Preferred Style of Name

    1. Clever (Witty, Punny, Whimsical)
    2. Emotional
    3. Experiential (Descriptive, Visual)
    4. Clever (Witty, Punny, Whimsical)

  • Preferred Type of Name

    1. Real Word (Apple, Amazon, Adobe)
    2. Made Up (Meebo, Praxo, Zumba)

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