New startup accelerator launching in north Alabama

A new accelerator program aims to boost startups in north Alabama......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2021

University of Chicago launching nation’s first quantum startup accelerator. Will South Side be the Silicon Valley of next-gen technology?

The University of Chicago is launching.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 7th, 2021

Dallas planning startup joins Techstars Austin accelerator cohort

Entering the 10th run of its program, Techstars Austin has revealed its new class members, and it includes a startup from North Texas. Joining nine other startups in the Techstars Austin 2021 accelerator cohort is Dallas wedding and event p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2021

Techstars is launching a new workforce development accelerator

Editor's note: This story comes from our online sister publication, Colorado Inno, which focuses on the Colorado startup scene. Want more stories about startups and innovation in Colorado? Subscribe to the Beat by Colorado Inno, a free daily email n.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

Three startup accelerators open for applications

Budding entrepreneurs looking for funding and mentorship to help build their next great idea have three new options for help launching their startups.  Several Oregon-based accelerator programs, including Portland Incubator Experiment, Oregon State Univ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2019

Hispano Chamber helps launch tech startup accelerator

A new business accelerator is launching in Albuquerque to help Latinx entrepreneurs build tech companies. The accelerator, called EmprendeLatino and the first of six planned to debut nationwide, has joined forces with the Albuquerque Hispano Chambe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2019

Warrior Met Coal opening new $19M portal facility at Alabama mine

An Alabama coal maker is launching a new $19 million facility that will open up the northern sections of its Brookwood mine to 200 miners. Warrior Met Coal will celebrate the opening of its new No. 7 Mine North portal facility on Wednesday, May 2. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2018

The startup accelerator behind Reddit and Airbnb is launching in China with ex-Microsoft executive Qi Lu

Reuters Y Combinator, the US startup acceler.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

Behind the deal: Why Western Union and Techstars are launching a joint accelerator

The companies will invest $120,000 in each startup selected......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

UChicago opens its high-profile accelerator to alumni startups

The University of Chicago wants to give its alumni network a chance to participate in its sought-after startup accelerator program. UChicago’s New Venture Challenge, ranked among the top accelerator programs in the country, is launching an alumni .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

Opportunity Alabama launches $13M OZ fund to spur local impact development

Opportunity Alabama is getting in the middle of the action with the Opportunity Zone program by launching its own fund......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 14 min. ago

Meet Flywheel’s latest cohort focused on equitable economy

Flywheel Social Enterprise Hub is getting ready to graduate its latest cohort of startup companies this month, and the members represent the first to take part in a new virtual accelerator program that focuses on advancing an equitable economy t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2021

Rivian plant gearing up for June launch, the return of automaking to Normal and the dawn of the electric vehicle age

Rivian, the startup electric vehicle maker whose inaugural truck, SUV and Amazon delivery van have captured the auto world’s attention, is launching production in June and plans to employ 2,500 at its plant in downstate Normal by the end of the.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 17th, 2021

BMO Harris Bank, 1871 open applications for women-led Fintech startup accelerator

BMO Harris Bank, which has a local presence in Wisconsin, announced a nationwide call for applications for its women-led fintech startups accelerator program, WMN-FINtech......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2021

Fort Worth startup finds new funding as it joins faith-focused accelerator program

As a member of the seventh cohort of the OCEAN Accelerator program, Fort Worth startup Animal Cloud Device Connectivity is getting $50,000 in new funding......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2021

Why Shipping Was in Trouble Even Before the Suez Clog

Sixty-five years ago, a North Carolina trucker named Malcom McLean pioneered the standardized shipping container, launching a global trading system that lifted millions of people out of poverty and created a generation of discount-minded Americ.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 26th, 2021

Finally: H-E-B to expand in Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas supermarket giant H-E-B, which has dominated the southern half of Texas for decades, is moving into North Texas with two locations next fall. The brand is launching its stores in Frisco and Plano, both slated to open in fall 2022, a Fri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2021

St. Louis agtech startup CoverCress raises $8M, Bunge"s venture arm participates

CoverCress, based in the 39 North innovation district, plans to use its new financing to finalize its crop development and ready for the crop’s first full commercial planting in fall 2022......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2021

gener8tor announces social impact cohort for spring 2021

Startup accelerator gener8tor has announced the latest cohort for its gBETA Social Impact program, which will focus on startups advancing equity in education. The Spring 2021 cohort includes five participating startups, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2021

Growing DFW startup faced a choice — go with PE firms or strategic acquisition? Here’s what it decided

This North Texas company recently saw demand rise to a level it, "hadn't seen really in the history of our industry.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2021

Ohio Third Frontier has $101M left after sending $73M to regional seed funds

Rev1 Ventures is launching its largest pre-seed startup investment fund yet after the latest round of funding from Ohio Third Frontier......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2021