France’s third-largest Mediterranean city, Montpellier is vibrant and cosmopolitan, with an exciting cultural scene and beautiful historic centre. One of France’s fastest growing cities, Montpellier and the wider Languedoc-Roussillon region are known for being welcoming and friendly.
The progressive city is increasingly being referred to as the Silicon Valley of the south of France, with a number of notable start-ups originating in the historic city. Home to a number of Tech industry giants, with a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem, Montpellier offers many business opportunities for women and mums.
Montpellier has a burgeoning start-up scene, with a vast and fast-growing network of inspiring women in business and a great deal of support for women to build their businesses and grow professionally. With such a diverse international community, Montpellier offers the ideal setting for expat women entrepreneurs in Montpellier who feel empowered to go it alone and set-up their own businesses across many industries.
WonderMeufs is a network for women in business in Montpellier and Occitanie who want to shake up their respective industries. They host regular events
from “WonderApéros” to coworking breakfasts, workshops on all aspects of running a business and even yoga sessions. These range from members-only events to women-only and events open to all.
There has been a notable increase in online, home based business ideas for mums in Montpellier and several coworking spaces have recently opened in the city for business-founders, freelancers and “digital nomads”. La Ruche is a new coworking space in the heart of Montpellier for those seeking a practical work space and access to a wider professional community. La Ruche is also set to open a second venue in Castelnau-le-Lez later this year. Another dynamic coworking space in the city is The Island, located15 minutes from the station in the heart of the city and particularly popular with professionals in the graphic arts Montpellier is even home to innovative coworking kitchen, Le Fabic. This recently opened space is an innovative concept where culinary professionals can collaborate, develop projects and form part of a community of forward thinking entrepreneurs in a range of culinary sectors.
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