These are supporters that can help sit on the eggs and keep them warm and until they hatch. They may not have their own business idea, but would like to help the incubator and accelerator grow. Plus they can offer expertise to young companies.
A mother hen is constantly counting her chicks and making sure they stay away from danger. The hen in an incubator and accelerator will do the same duties and help by providing tutoring, advice, and expertise. They may also provide the incubator and accelerator with materials, equipment, books, speeches and their own time. They key to successful hens is they help the eggs succeed through non-monetary ways. Hens are a very essential piece of the incubator and accelerator’s existence.