Rishon Lezion is the fourth largest city in Israel, located along the central Israeli coastal plain 8 km (5 mi) south of Tel Aviv. It is part of the Gush Dan metropolitan area.
Founded in 1882 by Jewish immigrants from the Russian Empire, it was the second Jewish farm settlement established in the land of Israel in the 19th century, after Petah Tikva. In 2017, it was declared the fourth largest city in Israel with a population of 251,719.
Due to some huge residential developments, by 2021 the city will have roughly 340,000 people living it making it the 3rd largest in Israel surpassing Haifa.
COVID-19 has put the world in a serious standstill. Most businesses, startups included, have suffered and gotten into a big turmoil. However, for some startups, this crisis has actually been a major catalyst for growth. In this virtual fireside chat, we will discuss the implications of COVID-19 with such a startup.View Details
Hot summer at the capital of the Southern Plain - Rishon Lezion. We celebrate it with a huge startup pitch night competition. The world of gaming has been growing rapidly in recent years with billions taking part in it. It is time to show the world what we have here in our ecosystem.View Details
Come and raise a glass with us for the Jewish New Year and take a deep dive with us to the ultra-exciting world of DeepTech. Israeli DeepTech has been energized in recent years by tons of talented entrepreneurs and multiple sources of funding. You are hereby invited to listen to David's story and hear about his latest startup which raised roughly $15 mil to date.View Details
Startup Grind Rishon Lezion
Israel Country Manager / Mentor