Get to Know: 1776


Company Description:
At its core, 1776 is a global incubator and seed fund that helps engineer the success of the world’s most promising startups tackling important challenges in areas like education, health, energy & sustainability, and transportation & smart cities.

We’ve purposely chosen challenging, government-dominated markets because our roots in Washington, DC give us proprietary connections, insights, and tools that can be used to drive massive scale revenue growth. The key to it all is connections. We connect our startups to the latest wisdom on how to build highly scalable businesses through our curriculum. To expert mentors who can help startups quickly solve problems. To markets through our institutional and corporate partners. To capital through our investor network and the 1776 Seed Fund. And to talent through our community relationships across the globe.

Now Hiring:

Available Positions in the Crystal City campus, but make sure to check out all of our positions across our campuses on our website by clicking the APPLY NOW button below: 

Events Coordinator (Crystal City) - Reporting to the Crystal City Campus Manager, the Events Coordinator will manage and oversee all events in Crystal City.  The Events Coordinator will work closely with the Campus Manager to develop the strategy and structure for a robust events program. You will work closely with the top event organizers in the D.C. metro area on meetups, launch parties, hackathons and fireside chats with audiences ranging from 50 to 500.  

The Events Coordinator will be responsible for managing and overseeing the logistics, communication and execution of all events hosted on the Crystal City Campus. You will also work closely with the 1776 Media team to plan, promote and execute all 1776 produced events in Crystal City. The ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, entrepreneurial spirit, proactive approach to all tasks at hand and can work across many teams.

Executive Chef (Crystal City) - As a global incubator and seed fund, 1776 supports entrepreneurs transforming the  industries of education, energy, health, transportation and smart cities. We are seeking a full-time Executive Chef to join our Crystal City team to build a robust food program! We envision 1776’s kitchen and meals to be a central gathering place for our entrepreneurs. As such, your role as Executive Chef at 1776 Crystal City is instrumental to building this community for our entrepreneurs and ensuring that they have all of the resources that they need to be successful. If this sounds exciting, this may just be the perfect position for you!