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The Road Map to a Corporate Accelerator

By | Aug 17, 2017 at 12:20 pm

In the past, startups and corporations were very much separate. While corporations maintained the status quo, developing million dollar deals for products everyone already has, startups were the kings of innovation, creating brand new technologies that no one had even dreamed of before. But…

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Paris

Meet the 6 Startups in Oracle’s Non-Equity Startup Accelerator

By | Aug 2, 2017 at 9:20 am

Corporate startup accelerators have become a staple of the business world. As soon as large companies like Target and Facebook realized that it’s easier to support startups being innovative than actually trying to be innovative themselves, the floodgates opened and startups around the world…

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Nestlé USA Joins Terra Accelerator for Food and Agriculture Startups

By | Jun 22, 2017 at 1:30 pm

When big corporations get involved with little startups, magic happens. The combination of nearly infinite resources and innovative ideas can transform industries, uproot old trends, and breed success for everyone involved. And fortunately for the companies that will be involved with the TERRA startup…

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30 Best Startup Accelerators in the US Ranked

By | Jun 6, 2017 at 3:50 pm

There’s no shame in getting a little bit of help, particularly when it comes to running a business. Sure, you can bootstrap a one-man company with no advice from seasoned entrepreneurs and a notable lack of experience yourself, but you know what’s going to happen?…

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Albuquerque

The Creative Startups Accelerator is Igniting The Creative Economy

By | Mar 14, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Since 2014, the Creative Startups accelerator has supported a wide range of creative entrepreneurs that went on to create 144 new jobs, raise $6.5 million, and bring in $7.9 million in new revenues. Those are great numbers for an accelerator that started in one area of New…

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Portland, Maine

MaineHealth, Unum Commit $200K to Support Startup Accelerator in Portland

By | Feb 11, 2017 at 12:45 pm

MaineHealth and Unum are betting that technology startups will drive significant innovation and growth within the healthcare industry, and are investing money and resources to attract some of those startups to Portland. The two companies — which are two of the largest employers in…

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Tech.Co Top Stories: Silicon Harlem, Startup Accelerators, and the Moon

By | Jan 20, 2017 at 3:30 pm

A lot happened this week that might have distracted you from checking out Tech.Co’s best stories of the week. And whether you are nervous about the inauguration or excited about the NFL playoffs, we understand, particularly because we’re pretty nervous and excited too. Fortunately,…

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3 Startup Accelerators Net Almost 10 Percent of All U.S. Series A Rounds

By | Jan 18, 2017 at 4:30 pm

As Mattermark has found, the top three accelerators in the startup business — Y Combinator, Techstars, and 500 Startups — have been responsible for about ten percent of all series A deals in the U.S. for a couple years straight. The real news here? Most…

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Memphis

Start Co. Helps Founders Through Startup Valley of Death [VIDEO]

By | Apr 1, 2016 at 11:05 am

A great idea can only get you so far. And not to sound like every coach, trainer and over-bearing parent you’ve ever had, but it takes discipline to turn a great idea into a great reality. After all, Michael Jordan didn’t think his way to…

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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…

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Forget Unicorn Hunting: The First Accelerator for Revenue Companies

By | Jun 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Earlier today, Betaspring – the Providence, RI-based startup accelerator consistently ranked among the top in the country – announced the launch of RevUp, the first accelerator of its kind aimed at “revenue-first” companies. Blending together some of the core features of Betaspring’s current accelerator…

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The Top 20 US Startup Accelerators Ranked

By | Mar 18, 2015 at 12:01 am

At SXSW, the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project released its 2015 ranking of the best startup accelerators, topped by AngelPad, Mucker Lab, and Techstars. The ranking, now headed up by researchers at MIT and the University of Richmond, has been evaluating accelerator programs since 2010: 2011 top startup…

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Today is the Deadline for Microsoft Ventures Digital Work Accelerator

By | Jan 30, 2015 at 5:31 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle. Check out the full content series here! The team from the Digital Work Accelerator has been traveling across the country to conduct pitch events and information sessions to help startups apply…

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Chicago

Microsoft Ventures Asks: What Makes Your City Special?

By | Jan 27, 2015 at 4:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle. Read the full content series here! The team from the Digital Work Accelerator has been traveling across the country to conduct pitch events and information sessions to help startups apply to…

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Microsoft Ventures Accelerates Implementation for Startups

By | Jan 26, 2015 at 11:00 am

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle. See the full content series here! The team from the Digital Work Accelerator has been traveling across the country to conduct pitch events and information sessions to help startups apply…

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Microsoft Ventures Accelerator: Diversity in Seattle

By | Jan 19, 2015 at 4:23 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! Read the full series of stories here! Microsoft Ventures is looking to reinvent the way Microsoft…

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Digital Work Accelerator by Microsoft Ventures Visits Provo Startup Community

By | Jan 13, 2015 at 3:01 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! Check out the full content series here! The Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Seattle’s upcoming cohort will…