I am moving to Newyork, from my google keyword analyses NewYork has good opportunities. Plus I can get help from IDEO team and innovators community directly.
2 - What are some the next and timeline to bring your idea to market?
Next steps, Consider each sprint take 5 days to complete, Each time we complete a sprint we add new sprint from customers feedback. New Sprint priority will be chosen as per user and business model needs.
Sprint 1 - Build web site MVP V0.1. Sprint 2 - Choose vendor to provide monthly use kit. Sprint 3 - Growth hack to get 250 customers and 25 vendors Onboard. Sprint 4 - Complete 50 orders. Sprint 5 - Initial user interview with vendors and customers to improve the process. Sprint 6 - Identify products which address customer problem statements. Sprint 7 - Improve user journey on the whole transaction. Sprint 8 - Build eco-friendly product users community. Sprint 9 - Build MVP V0.2 where users can validate their eco-friendly product idea with crowd funding model. Sprint 10 - Continue with new sprints, Reduce CAC (customer acquisition cost) and Increase LTV (lifetime customer value).
Do you have any existing barriers to developing your idea?
Problem 1 - Getting users and vendors on boards. Problem 2 - Building eco-friendly innovators community.
Let me know if you need any additional information.