Tag Archive: Global Accelerator Network

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    by Angie Chang

    Fuel Economics: 10 Tips For Being The Flip, Not The Flop

    At almost $4.00/gallon, passion, performance and efficiency are key.

    By Adriana Galue (Co-Founder, Mint Consulting)

    I have the good fortune of living in Boulder, Colorado – home of TechStars.

    For those not familiar with it, TechStars is the largest US accelerator focusing on technology companies. They fund an average of 50 companies per year. Each selected company receives $100K of seed money in exchange of common stock. I like the fact that they actually take common and not preferred stock. The TechStars model has been replicated in several other cities in the U.S. In addition, they just launched

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    by Angie Chang

    The Acceleration Of TechStars (The Numbers)

    Last day to apply for TechStars Boulder is Friday, March 16, 2012.

    By Brad Feld (Managing Director, Foundry Group)

    It dawned on me last night that as of tomorrow, TechStars will have three programs running at same time with about 40 companies actively engaged in programs in Boston, New York, and San Antonio.

    Last week David Cohen, the co-founder and CEO of TechStars announced that he had raised a new $28 million seed fund called Bullet Time Ventures II. The final companies are being selected for The Kinect Accelerator.

    The TechStars Boulder applications for this summer’s program close on Friday, March 16, 2012.