James Shoemark


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Serial Entrepreneur
James's Skills
Business Development
Product Management

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About James

I'm the CoFounder and CEO at The Startup Race.

Our mission is to matchup awesome Entrepreneurs and Investors who can make lots of money and have a massive impact.

To achieve this we run a number of programmes and meetups:

- The Investment Readiness Sprint
- The League of Entrepreneurs on Slack
- The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh meetup
- The League of Entrepreneurs Glasgow meetup
- The Angel Investor Meetup

We've just started building a Producthunt community.

If you want to build your team, gain traction, make more money or raise investment, check out https://thestartuprace.com


Success is the progressive realisation of a worthy ideal - Earl Nightingale

Work Experience


The Startup Race

April 2016 - Today

The Startup Race is a global virtual accelerator that has a number of unique methodologies and philosphies that helps Entrepreneurs avoid wasting effort, money and time and 10x their growth and success rates. We know what really gets an investors attention and have a unique system that attracts, motivates and identifies the best deals. We create the premier league of entrepreneurs.


University of Edinburgh

Community Education

1999 - 1999