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22nd July 2014

[Video] Startup Stories on Hammerhead “A software company unafraid of hardware”

We’ve had a bunch of Startup Stories  coming out and here’s a new one! In this video we learn more about Hammerhead, a company who went through the R/GA Accelerator Powered by Techstars. By the way applications are open and the deadline is August 25th, 2014… so APPLY! Hammerhead is creating something amazing for cyclists.  Read more…

9th July 2014

Meet some mentors!

Techstars is a mentorship driven program.  It’s that simple.  We have about 100 mentors for each of our programs and teams are paired with those they think best complement their business needs.  We’re incredibly thankful for our extensive network of mentors – with more than 1,000 – and the endless dedication they give to entrepreneurs Read more…

13th June 2014

Happy Father’s Day!

Even though we appreciate our dads all year round, it’s that special time when we get to show them off and celebrate everything they do.  Techstars is made up of a massive & amazing network of people, lots of them being parents.  We interviewed a few kids of Techstars founders to find out what they Read more…

4th June 2014

Techstars Coming to Kansas City

Techstars is coming to Kansas City! The very first Techstars class of the Sprint Accelerator will present their companies next Thursday, June 12, at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts in Kansas City. These ten innovative mobile health companies moved from all over the US and even as far away as Brisbane, Australia to join Read more…

30th May 2014

Apply now!

Hey everyone, apply to Techstars in Boston, the deadline is this Sunday June 1st!  It’s not too late.  Seriously, do it now! Listen below to hear what David Mandell from PivotDesk, a Techstars mentor and founder, has to say about Techstars and its network.

8th May 2014

Happy Mother’s Day!

We know how hard it is to build a company.  We also know that it’s even harder to help children grow into compassionate, smart independent thinkers.  Thank you to all Moms and maternal figures for your hard work and dedication in raising children to become the best they can.  Happy Mother’s Day from all of Read more…

11th April 2014

Awesomeness – Finding a business model

Last week was week 2 of Techstars Boulder’s 7 Weeks of Awesome, featuring Nate and Natty of Everlater (Techstars ’09, acquired by AOL) talking about how they found a business model.  There are same fantastic insights in here for how to develop and improve your own business model over time. For those of you who weren’t Read more…

21st March 2014

DigitalOcean Video Trailer

Have you seen our video series, Startup Stories? These are short videos about Techstars companies focusing on specific topics. There are so many things we all can learn from these companies and we feel it’s important to share them. Above, is a trailer for three videos TechCrunch is releasing this Sunday about DigitalOcean focusing on Read more…