Introducing the Close Starter Plan: The best sales platform for early stage companies 🚀
Close for Startups

Close your first customers faster, for less.

Eligible companies get up to 80% off for their first full year.

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The revenue rocket fuel you need to grow your startup

Power your startup’s sales with Close—the best all-in-one CRM for fast growing teams.

Increase deal volume

Close is designed to streamline and accelerate your sales process. Double your current call volume, send emails at scale, and seamlessly send SMS messages within the app.

Minimize your time to market

Start selling today. Close gives you access to a powerful sales platform that’s easy to use, so you can quickly get setup and selling...without a steep learning curve.

Get a partner in your success

We’ve helped thousands of companies in your same position. Through best-in-class support and training content, we’ll provide you with the processes and knowledge to throttle up your sales approach.

Join top startups that have successfully grown with Close

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Program requirements

Close for Startups is currently available to early-stage companies that meet the following criteria:
  • You're a member of a participating accelerator, VC fund, and/or partner network.
  • You've received less than $2M in funding.
  • You have less than $1M in annual revenue.
  • New customers only. Only valid for the first 12-months of service.
  • Annual billing required.

Partnering with the top startup accelerators to help you grow

We're partnering with the world's leading accelerators, venture capital funds, coworking spaces, and founder networks to help as many young companies close their first customers faster.

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Get the all-in-one sales toolkit your startup needs to thrive

Communication

Send highly effective emails at scale

Predictive dialing with global coverage

Send and receive text messages with one click

Automation

Call automation built inside the CRM

Call through any list of leads automatically

Automate email follow-ups email sequences

Reporting

Effortlessly turn data into deals

Easily see the metrics that matter most

Clear visibility into deal status in one view

Close was a game changer for our sales process. I immediately saved hours of time by automating email follow ups with Email Sequences and closed more deals in 5 days than I ever had in a given month!

Tim Griffin, Founder & CEO at (YC S19)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Close for Startups?

Close for Startups is a special discounted rate on our standard plans (Basic, Professional, and Business). Early stage companies that meet our eligibility criteria are able to take advantage of this offer for the first 12 months of use. After that time, Close for Startup users will receive our regular plan pricing.

Why are you offering this?

We’re passionate about supporting early-stage companies on their path to success. We benefited greatly from the support of others in our early days as a startup. Close for Startups was created in that spirit—an opportunity to empower fast-growing, customer-focused companies with the same powerful sales tools used by well established businesses.

How do I qualify for Close for Startups?

We’re passionate about supporting early-stage companies on their path to success. We benefited greatly from the support of others in our early days as a startup. Close for Startups was created in that spirit—an opportunity to empower fast-growing, customer-focused companies with the same powerful sales tools used by well established businesses.

We’re currently restricting access to businesses that meet the following criteria:

  • You're a member of a participating accelerator, VC fund, and/or partner network.
  • You've received less than $2M in funding.
  • You have less than $1M in annual revenue.
  • New customers only. Only valid for the first 12-months of service.
  • Annual billing required.

Eligibility is subject to verification by Close and falsely misrepresenting your eligibility will result in the immediate removal of your discount and a possible repayment to Close for any discounts you received. The discount only applies to subscription charges. Usages charges for calling and SMS are billed separately.

I’m an entrepreneur but not affiliated with a partner accelerator, VC fund, or founder network. Can I still apply?

Please apply and the Close team will review your application to see if it aligns with our qualification criteria.

Any other questions?

We’re always happy to assist. Give us a shout at startups@close.com and a Close team member will get back to you.

Close is the highest rated CRM by customers

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Capterra medal - Best ease of use 2018
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G2 Crowd medal - Winter 2019 Leader
4.8/5

Position your startup for success

Apply to Close for Startups today.

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