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27th July 2015

Meet the Seattle Techstars Class of 2015

We’re incredibly excited to introduce the Techstars Seattle class of 2015! We’ve spent the last several months reading applications, interviewing teams, and agonizing over our choices, but we’re finally ready to announce the eleven companies that are joining us here in Startup Hall, starting today. As in past years, we’ve selected a class that reflects — Read more…

16th July 2015

Funding and M&A Activity Across the Techstars Ecosystem

Congratulations to these Techstars companies that were recently acquired: Fosbury (Austin ‘13) acquired by Verve. Klooff (NYC ‘13) acquired by American Kennel Club. WeDeliver (Chicago ‘14) acquired by Deliv. Also, congratulations to the Techstars alumni companies that have recently received notable investments! (And, for those of you playing along at home, that brings us to Read more…

10th July 2015

BBVA Open Talent 2015 Competition

BBVA Open Talent is a startup competition with the goal of identifying the most innovative projects, supporting them, looking for synergy and implementing them. The three concepts that best define the essence of BBVA Open Talent are entrepreneurs, startups and open innovation. The competition is for entrepreneurs and startups with technological and innovative fintech projects. This is the seventh edition of an international Read more…

1st July 2015

Meet Amy – Improving Mobility in Detroit

At Techstars Mobility, we’re in the midst of mentor madness with over 150+ mentors and corporate partners meeting our companies. And what better way to facilitate tons of meetings and follow up (and avoid the associated email ping-pong) than with Amy. Wait, you don’t know Amy? x.ai is an artificial intelligence driven personal assistant that Read more…

26th June 2015

Mentor Spotlight: Tom Chikoore

It is time to show off another one of our amazing mentors in the Techstars network! Meet Tom Chikoore, Director of Techstars Risingstars. Check out this short clip on Tom’s journey to Techstars and the success of the Risingstars program.  Learn more at http://www.techstars.com/risingstars/.

17th June 2015

Techstars Austin Demo Day 2015

Today in Austin, the Techstars 2015 companies will be taking the stage at the Austin Music Hall! Mentors, investors, community members, and alumni will pack the house to hear the 3rd class pitch. As always, there will be a variety of accents representing an amazing cultural mix from the US, to Australia, and Turkey. Expect Read more…