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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…

15th June 2015

Introducing the Inaugural 2015 Berlin Class

We are thrilled to announce the 2015 Techstars class in Berlin.  Our session begins June 15th, and will wrap up with a demo day on September 10th. This is the inaugural class in Berlin. Eighty-five per cent of our applications were from Europe and the class reflects this, with the companies hailing from Germany (3), Austria (1), Read more…

5th June 2015

Funding and M&A Activity Across the Techstars Ecosystem

Techstars companies have raised over $100M this past week! Here is a roundup of those and other recent investments and M&A activity across the Techstars ecosystem. Congratulations to the founders and all the companies on your hard work and success! Congratulations to these Techstars companies that were recently acquired: Pandora acquires Next Big Sound (Boulder Read more…

4th June 2015

Announcing the First Class of Techstars Mobility, Driven by Detroit

Today, I’m excited to announce the first class of Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit. These 10 companies are excellent representatives of the future of mobility. They each demonstrate technologies addressing the movement of people, goods, and services. To help us create a world-class mobility program, we’ve partnered with six global corporations with deep mobility expertise. Read more…