Newfront Announces Unicorn Bootcamp to Prepare Companies for IPO

Featured presenters hail from Goldman Sachs, NASDAQ, Goodwin Procter, and more

San Francisco – Oct. 2, 2023Newfront, the tech-driven insurance brokerage firm based in San Francisco, will host its Unicorn Bootcamp on Oct. 18 at the NASDAQ Entrepreneurial Center for companies considering an initial public offering. Featuring presentations from experts at Goldman Sachs, NASDAQ, Goodwin Procter, Zurich Insurance, Connor Group, and others, the Unicorn Bootcamp will prepare attendees to navigate the process of going public. 

“As the market begins to show increased levels of IPO activity, Newfront will provide participants a high-value, high-intensity event as they move toward a liquidity event,” said Deirdre Finn, Executive Risk Practice Leader at Newfront, which represents a significant market share of U.S. unicorns and hundreds of public companies. “We have the expertise to lead clients through this experience by driving innovative coverage as the legal and regulatory landscape continues to change.”

The exclusive, invitation-only event will directly address a range of topics that impact every initial public offering (IPO), including: new disclosure requirements; board readiness; financial disclosures; and, how the public arena can impact risk profiles and D&O policies. Attendees will also receive a sneak peek at Newfront’s product pipeline, including powerful AI-enabled tools that optimize the insurance experience as a buyer and as a professional.

“Newfront has assembled a powerful roster of experts to lead this bootcamp,” said Newfront Co-Founder and CEO Spike Lipkin. “As companies prepare to begin the IPO process, this workshop is a must-attend event.”

To learn more about the Unicorn Bootcamp, visit

About Newfront

Newfront is a modern brokerage transforming the risk management, business insurance, total rewards, and retirement services space through the combination of elite expertise and cutting-edge technology. Specializing in more than 20 industries and headquartered in San Francisco, Newfront has offices nationwide and is home to more than 800 employees serving organizations across the United States and globally. For more information, visit and follow us on LinkedIn.


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