The Program

Category: NYC

15th July 2015

Meet the Barclays Accelerator Powered by Techstars Class of 2015

Today we welcome 11 companies into the 2015 Barclays Accelerator in New York! This program is a FinTech-focused collaboration between Barclays and Techstars. Having run two successful programs in London, we are thrilled to expand our presence across the pond to New York, where we will be supporting entrepreneurs shaping the future of financial services Read more…

15th May 2015

8 Nuggets of Wisdom from Techstars NYC Alumni

About a month ago, the 12 companies of Techstars NYC 2015 winter class presented at Demo Day. The founders of the graduating companies recently shared their wisdom and insights with Check out the highlights below and read the full article here. 1. Make more connections 2. Create time for mentors 3. Concentrate on growth 4. Treat mistakes as learning opportunities Read more…

3rd April 2013

Techstars NYC 2013 Class

Today, we’re thrilled to announce our Spring 2013 TechStars class for New York City. Our applicant pool of nearly 1,700 companies was an all-time high for NYC. We had applicants from 420 cities, 66 countries, and 6 continents (no applicants from Antarctica—this year). The acceptance rate for our program (0.6% this time) grows ever smaller Read more…