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startups supported since 2015


invested in alumni companies to date


accelerator programs run since inception

Pave a path to funding with our

Pre-Seed Stage Accelerator.

Trailblazing tech, meets groundbreaking growth. Our Pre-Seed Stage Accelerator is designed to prepare founders for the world of venture capital investment and high-scale rapid growth that is just around the corner. Learn how to pitch your business clearly and effectively, be recognized by community stakeholders and local investors at our Demo Day, and strive for eligibility for a $25,000 pre-seed investment in this 13-week program.

We work. Here's how.

Prepare for a secure tomorrow.

Complete a full risk assessment of your business

Develop risk mitigation plans to help inspire confidence from investors 

Understand the critical factors for scale

Determine key performance indicators to help you measure progress and growth in your business 

Complete due diligence preparation, ready for any potential investor

Connect with potential investors.

Learn how to identify, research, and communicate with potential investors

Understand the different forms of investor capital and which one is most appropriate for your business

Learn what is important to an investor and how to provide the information

Perfect your pitch game.

Create a portfolio of different pitches for a variety of investors and situations

Present your investor pitch at Demo Day

We help Starters thrive.

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Connect with a vast network of tech entrepreneurs and run ideas by our team of expert coaches.

Full-Circle Support.

Idea to Pre-Seed, get personalized support at every step on your path to tech startup success.

Expert Leadership.

Learn and get guidance from seasoned entrepreneurs who have helped more than 200 businesses get their start.

Join a network of unmatched talent.

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What Starters are saying.

Going through the StarterStudio program, I was learning things on a minute-by-minute basis. Some of the connections I made eventually became investors... I wouldn’t have gotten to that next stage without the program.

Even if your idea isn’t fully fleshed out, it’s worth joining a StarterStudio accelerator program. I learned so much about how to take advantage of networking opportunities and how to build a business in general. I was able to get to where I wanted to be quicker – and save money while doing it.

Do it. Sign up. It’s worth the investment. If you’re open-minded and willing to learn, you’ll get a return on your investment ten times over. I still use many of the things I learned at StarterStudio in my company to this day.