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Health

20 Startup Accelerators Impacting the Healthcare Industry

By | Sep 21, 2017 at 11:30 am

Startup accelerators are all about support. They gives budding companies a chance to succeed thanks to mentorship, networking opportunities, and plenty of capital. In the healthcare industry, those kinds of resources aren’t found easily, particularly by new entrepreneurs. However, there are a number of…

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The 8 Top Cleantech Corporate Incubators and Accelerators

By | Aug 21, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Corporations need to stay competitive in their industries, and that cutting edge can be tough to keep up with, particularly for the most rapidly shifting industries out there. As a sector evolves, the source of a revolutionary new tech could pop up anywhere. What’s…

Accelerator

15 Corporate Accelerators Giving Startups A Boost

By | Aug 15, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The corporate world can sometimes seem very disconnected from the startup world. People entering into the world of business can either opt to seek security and gradual mobility in the corporate world or take a gigantic risk and start their own business. Both options…

Incubators

Portland, Maine

LePage Signs Bill Into Law Expanding Maine Technology Institute’s Scope

By | Jul 29, 2017 at 9:20 am

Recently, Gov. Paul LePage signed into law a bill that expands the Maine Technology Institute’s mandate and gives it tacit approval to take over funding for the state’s three business incubators. With the governor’s signature, the bill will become law 90 days after the…

Tech.Co Top Stories

Seattle

TechCo Top Stories: Thriving Ecosystems, Startup Funding, and Net Neutrality

By | Jul 14, 2017 at 3:50 pm

The halfway point of summer is a bitter realization. Your best barbecues and pool parties are behind you, and the next big holiday on the horizon is Halloween. Fortunately, you’ve got plenty of top stories from TechCo that can keep you nice and warm….

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Seattle

Every Major Seattle Accelerator and Incubator, Listed

By | Jul 13, 2017 at 10:50 am

TechCo has compared accelerators to band camp in the past: You’re stuck in a location with a bunch of your peers whether you like them or not, work hard, play hard, and take snack breaks. And by the time it ends, you’ve built a lasting network…

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Bay Area

Meet the Startups in the Prince-Inspired Green Tech Accelerator and Incubator Programs

By | Jun 12, 2017 at 12:20 pm

A little more than a year ago, the world lost one of its most talented and influential musicians. Prince was an icon in so many different senses, changing the way people look at everything from fashion to the guitar. And while many will remember…

Incubators

4 Ways Higher Education Ushers in the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

By | Mar 20, 2017 at 8:30 pm

The incredible success that entrepreneurs like Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs were able to have without completing higher education programs established a sentiment that earning your degree might not be necessary to make it big in the startup world. Although schooling has always been…

Incubators

Washington D.C.

1776 Announces 20 Startup Programs to Join UNION Network

By | Mar 9, 2017 at 4:30 pm

With roots in Washington D.C., the global incubator 1776 helps startups by providing connections, insights, and tools to help give companies the boost they need to drive massive scale revenue growth. Through UNION, a global digital network and platform that catalyzes innovation by uniting startup ecosystems…

Startups & Apps

10 Food Incubators That Are Helping Entrepreneurs Thrive

By | Feb 20, 2017 at 12:50 pm

We all know that starting a business can be a rough-and-tumble experience, but getting into the food industry can be one of the most challenging of them all. Food entrepreneurs who want to stake a claim in the industry have to traverse through the…

Business

Orlando

Do Orlando’s Startup Incubators Have a Brain Drain Problem?

By | Feb 9, 2017 at 3:40 pm

Incubators exist to create healthy startups that can then help the incubator out in a virtuous cycle. The problem: Sometimes the startup just leaves the area, drawn to one of the limited number of truly massive tech hubs in the nation. It’s a problem that…

Ecosystems

Ukraine

Ukraine Space City Nurtures Space Technology Startups

By | Sep 14, 2016 at 3:01 pm

Space technology startups are getting more attention than ever – in 2015, $1.8 billion in venture capital was raised by space startups. Whether it’s building rockets or capitalizing on the data being captured by satellites, a new “space race” is getting attention from Silicon…

News

How Demo Days Can Kill Startups

By | Jun 22, 2016 at 9:45 am

Fans of HBO’s Silicon Valley should be familiar with a recent plot that the show developed for the first half of the currently airing Season 3: our hero’s startup received new CEO Jack Barker with just one goal, making money as quickly as possible….

Entrepreneur

Creating a New Product? Use An Incubator to Get Started

By | May 12, 2016 at 9:00 pm

For product-oriented businesses, launching a new item can be intimidating. In today’s increasingly competitive marketplace, the pressure is high to be as innovative as possible. Businesses are competing with not only existing products on the market but the many other new pieces of merchandise…

Programs & Resources

San Diego

Ideator Builds an Online Incubator Platform

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 5:00 pm

In response to the needs of its growing user base, Ideator, a web-based company devoted to fostering global innovation and entrepreneurship, announces the release of several new features designed to enhance its technology platform. The upgrade will allow Ideator members to more easily capture…

Food

Fostering Creativity Through the World of Culinary Incubators

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 8:00 am

Imagine you’re a first-time food startup. You have a great recipe, a tried and tested product, and a little bit of money to help you launch a dream. Where do you go from here? Launching a food startup isn’t the same as say, creating…

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Dallas

Tech-Friendly Startup Accelerators in Dallas

By | Jul 30, 2015 at 5:00 pm

It takes a special person to pursue a venture like a startup; that path is definitely not for just anyone. When you are new to the game, it can be difficult to know where to begin. This may attribute to why top cities for…