Service Partners

Every startup needs help--legal, accounting, banking and other services are available. Plug and Play maintains strategic relationships with a select number of service partners who understand the unique needs of a technology startup. Our corporate partners regularly make themselves available for "office hours" where a startup can get initial advice at no cost.

If you wish to connect with our Service Partners for their Office Hours, please fill out this form.

At Armanino, we help companies at all growth stages—from startup to IPO and beyond—find the smartest solutions to their unique tax, accounting, audit and strategic needs. Our team includes experienced CPAs and former CFOs who can help your company expand domestically and internationally, prepare for a liquidity event and implement long-term strategies for success.

Escalon is the leading one-stop shop solution for entrepreneurs, with a special focus on international companies in the US. We provide a complete Finance, Accounting, HR, Payroll, Benefits & Taxes– paperless, seamless, cloud-based service that frees you up; the entrepreneur to building your company.

At First Republic Bank, we know that as an entrepreneur, you've spent countless hours turning your vision into a business reality. In order for your company to reach its full potential, you need great partners to provide you valuable support, networks, and resources. Our mission is to provide you with the services, products, insights, and connections necessary to accelerate your business.

Our startup clients tell us they need lawyers who can take them to the next level. Foley’s Emerging Technologies attorneys offer comprehensive services, including business formation, IP, funding and exit strategies, to help turn promising companies into thriving ones that reward founders, employee, and investors alike.

Located down the street from Plug and Play we offer studio, one bedroom and two bedroom residences with kitchens for entrepreneurs that are going to spend an extended period of time in Silicon Valley. We have complementary hot breakfast and Managers Reception including light dinner, beer and wine. happy hour as well as shuttle service. Remember to ask for the Plug and Play Preferred Pricing.

Ovient helps professionals communicate effectively. We offer training programs in presentations, public speaking, professional spoken and written communication, cross-cultural communication, and English language and American English pronunciation/accent development.

Paychex offers best-in-class solutions that help you run your business better: online payroll; mobile apps; top reporting features; human resource management; employee benefits; 401(k) administration; and more.

Prevot & Associates Insurance Services is an all-encompassing insurance brokerage firm with comprehensive commercial insurance offerings & solutions for all businesses. Coverages include, but are not limited to: General Liability, Errors & Omissions, Directors & Officers, Workers Compensation, Fidelity, Employment Practices Liability, Excess/Umbrella, Bonds, and Group Health.

With offices in San Francisco Bay Area’s Silicon Valley and Sunny San Diego, we provide superior coverage & service for our clientele whether they are in the state or conducting business abroad. Our clients' success is our business.

Robert Half, a leader in professional staffing, has seven specialized divisions: Robert Half® Technology, for information technology professionals; The Creative Group®, for interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations professionals; OfficeTeam®, for highly skilled office and administrative support professionals; Accountemps®, Robert Half® Finance & Accounting and Robert Half® Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and senior-level project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance; and Robert Half® Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of attorneys, paralegals and legal support personnel. For more than 15 years, Robert Half has been named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of “Most Admired Companies” (March 17, 2014).

As a leading creative staffing agency, The Creative Group® ("TCG") specializes in connecting interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations talent with the best companies. We offer creative staffing solutions to help meet your needs, whether you are looking to staff project-based or full-time creative jobs.


The Berg & Bates Group within UBS Private Wealth Management works with entrepreneurs and corporate executives to provide personal financial planning and comprehensive wealth management. Growing a business is a full-time commitment and your personal finances often takes a backseat.

Van Pelt, Yi & James LLP is a Silicon Valley intellectual property law firm specializing in patents. In addition to managing and prosecuting patents, we also provide litigation support, licensing, and strategic counseling. We assist small companies in obtaining a competitive edge and larger companies in retaining theirs.

Described by The Financial Times as “one of the top U.S. law firms specializing in technology companies and start-ups.” Our goal is to help you set up your enterprise in a way that will maximize future success. As the nation’s leading law firm representing venture-backed companies, WSGR has counseled thousands of entrepreneurs starting new businesses.